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Obituaries

  • Rosemarie Willitts, 69: Active at St. Bartholomew Church

    CAPE ELIZABETH — Rosemarie Willitts, 69, died Dec. 21 at Maine Medical Center.

  • Anna L. Shorey, 82: Longtime Cumberland school bus driver

    CUMBERLAND — Anna Louise (Whittier) Shorey, 82, died Dec. 20 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough. Born in Bangor on Feb. 2, 1928, she was a daughter of Ethel (Chipman) and Levens H. Whittier, and graduated from Bangor High School in 1946. On Dec. 21, 1947, she mar...

  • Patricia Levasseur, 67: Left a legacy of love, positivity

    PORTLAND — Patricia Levasseur, 67, died Dec. 20 surrounded by loved ones at Gosnell Hospice after a lengthy illness. Born in Portland on Aug. 15, 1943, to Patrick and Anna Crowley, she grew up in Portland's West End, attended St. Dominic's School and graduated from Cathedral High Sch...

  • Elsie M. Stillwell, 83: Found her home at First Baptist Church

    BATH — Elsie Mae Stillwell, 83, died Dec. 13 at the Winship Green Nursing Center. On Sept. 22, 1927, she was born in Swarthmore, Penn., the daughter of Horace P. and Grace B (Brown) Stillwell, and attended Swarthmore schools. Over the years she worked in retail at F.W. Woolwor...

  • Sarah 'Sally' Stewart Gates, 75: Enjoyed time with her grandchildren

    SCARBOROUGH — Sarah "Sally" Stewart Gates, 75, formerly of Ocala, Fla., died peacefully Dec. 17 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House after a courageous battle with cancer. Born Jan. 6, 1935, in Glasgow, Scotland, she was the daughter of William and Janet Thompson and a graduate of Eastb...

  • Timothy J. White, 52: Known for his humor, love of basketball

    YARMOUTH — Timothy Jay White, 52, of Yarmouth and Carrabassett Valley, died peacefully at home Dec. 13 after a courageous battle with ALS and pancreatic cancer. Born in Portland, a son of Donald and Barbara White, he graduated from Westbrook High School, Dean College and the Universi...

  • Richard K. Strout, 93

    BRUNSWICK — Richard K. Strout, 93, died Tuesday, Nov. 30, at Mid Coast Senior Health Care. Born in Rockland, Oct. 7, 1917, he was the son of Charles L. and Lilla Kuhn Strout. After he graduated from Brunswick High School, he worked at Harry Smart "Ford" Garage in Brunswick bef...

  • Althea P. Gessner, 91

    BATH - Althea P. Gessner, 91, died Wednesday, Dec. 8, at Winship Green Nursing Center.  

  • Lorraine R. McGrath, 88

    SOUTH PORTLAND — Lorraine R. McGrath, 88, died Friday, Dec. 10. On Nov. 12, 1922, she was born in Salem, Mass., and grew up in Westbrook. After getting married to Gordon McGrath, they settled in South Portland. For many years she worked as a secretary at South Portland ...

  • Thomas P. Sesto, 58

    SCARBOROUGH — Thomas P. Sesto, 58, died unexpectedly Dec. 8 at his residence. Born in Portland, a son of Pat C. and Dorothy (Snow) Sesto, he was raised and educated in South Portland. After he graduated from South Portland High School in 1971, he attended the University of Mai...