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Obituaries

  • Karen E. Whalen, 67

    HARPSWELL — Karen Ellen Whalen, 67, of Harpswell and Clifton, Va., died peacefully Sept. 26 at her summer home in Harpswell of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease.  

  • Joan McCabe, 76: Accomplished artist, valued family above all

    BATH — Joan “Joanna” McCabe, 76, died Sept. 25 at Winship Green Nursing Home.  

  • Maureen E. Ballenger, 54: Falmouth special ed teacher

    PORTLAND — Maureen Elizabeth "Moe" Ballenger, 54, of Yarmouth, died unexpectedly Sept. 19.  

  • Edward W. Doherty Jr., 74: Long career with U.S. Postal Service

    PORTLAND — Edward W. "Ed" Doherty Jr., 74, a lifelong resident of Munjoy Hill, died Sept. 20 at his home.

  • Mable A. McLellan, 94

    SOUTH PORTLAND — Mable A. McLellan, 94, died Sept. 17 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough.

  • Louise M. Farrington, 90

    CAPE ELIZABETH — Louise M. Farrington, 90, died Sept. 10 at The Village Crossings. On Dec. 1, 1919, she was born in Machiasport, a daughter of Captain Edwin P. and Gracie M. (Clark) Pettegrow. After she graduated from Washington Academy in 1937, she moved to South Portland whe...

  • Cheryl A. Desmond, 55

    BRUNSWICK — Cheryl Ann Desmond, 55, formerly of Sabattus, died  unexpectedly Sept. 18 at her home.

  • Janine B. Glynn Bessey, 47

    TOPSHAM — Janine Beverly Glynn "Neenie" Bessey, 47, died unexpectedly Sept. 18. Born in Bangor, July 28, 1963, a daughter of Bev Webster and John Glynn, she grew up in South Harpswell and attended local schools, Mt. Ararat High School, and Maine Vocational Region 10. She lived...

  • Sue L. Buxton, 48

    BATH — Sue Lee Buxton, 48, died at home Sept. 13 surrounded by family after battling lung cancer. On Aug. 24, 1962, she was born in Augusta, one of 10 children of Raymond L. Buxton Sr. and Elsie L. Buxton, and was educated in Edgecomb schools. She and her family moved to Waldo...

  • Robert S. Logan, 79

    CUMBERLAND — Robert Shaw "Bob" Logan, 79, died Sept. 16 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough. Born in Cumberland on Jan. 12, 1931, to William Jarvis Logan and Doris Shaw Logan, he graduated from Greely Institute in 1949. In 1951 he enlisted in the US Air Force ...