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Obituaries

  • Harold B. Myrick, 69: Longtime youth sports coach

    TOPSHAM — Harold B. "Hal" Myrick, 69, died Nov. 5 at Mid Coast Hospital as a result of a very aggressive cancer.

  • Peter E. Groves, 49

    HARPSWELL — Peter E. Groves, 49, died Wednesday, Nov. 3 at a Portland hospital after a long illness. On Sept. 28, 1961, he was born in Brunswick, a son of Jeanette E. Morgan Weed and Earl H. Groves. He attended the Harpswell Island School and graduated from Mt. Ararat High Sch...

  • Howard B. Cluff, Jr., 70

    TOPSHAM — Howard B. Cluff Jr., 70, died Saturday Nov. 6 at Maine Medical Center in Portland. On Aug. 19, 1940, he was born in Sanford, a son of Howard Sr., and Florence Redmond Cluff. The family moved to the mid-coast region, and he graduated from Brunswick High School in 1959.

  • Gerard A. Pelletier, 92

    TOPSHAM — Gerard A. Pelletier, 92, died peacefully Nov. 6 at Amenity Manor with his family by his side. Born in Brunswick on Sept. 4, 1918, he was a son of John B. Pelletier and Adelia Leclerc Pelletier, and was educated in Brunswick schools. During World War II he served in t...

  • Horace P. Rowe Jr., 79

    FREEPORT — Horace Philbrick “Phil” Rowe, 79, died Saturday, Nov. 6 at his home in Freeport after a lengthy illness. On Feb. 20, 1931, he was born in Freeport, a son of Grace (Williams) Rowe and Horace Philbrick Rowe, Sr. He attended Freeport High School and the Uni...

  • David C. Clarke, 90: Career banker with passion for outdoors

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  • Edith M. McCafferty, 92

    PORTLAND — Edith Margaret McCafferty 92, formerly of Daytona Beach, Fla., died peacefully Nov. 2 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough Nov. 5. Born in Brunswick, June 30, 1918, a daughter of Allan G. and Annastacia (Cunningham) McGuire, she attended local schools and gradu...

  • Geraldine Michaud, 88: Lifelong Portland resident

    PORTLAND — Geraldine Michaud, 88, died Friday, Nov. 5, at the Barron Center in Portland. On June 15, 1922, she was born in Portland, a daughter of Antonio and Mary DiPietro, and educated in Portland schools. During World War II she worked in the shipyards where she met her hus...

  • Anita L. Delano, 66

    SCARBOROUGH — Anita L. Delano, 66, died Saturday, Oct. 30 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House. Born in Bath on May 22, 1944, she was a daughter of Byron S. and Shirley (Reay) Safford. On Jan. 18, 1964, she married Douglas A. Delano at the First Congregational Church in South Por...

  • John R. Bierer, 70

    BRUNSWICK — John R. Bierer, 70, died Oct. 28 after a long battle with lung disease from exposure to Agent Orange while serving in Vietnam. A son of John H. Bierer and Florence C. Bierer, he was born in Pittsburgh, Penn., June 10, 1940. He was educated at Columbia University, L...