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Obituaries

  • Horatio E. White, 94

    BRUNSWICK — Horatio Edward "Whitey" White, 94, died peacefully at home on Oct. 29 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on April 15, 1915, a son of Robert Paine White and Effie Grace Travis White. He had three passions in his life – his wife of 67 years, Doris Agne...

  • Mark J. Sylvester, 52

    BATH — Mark J. Sylvester, 52, died Nov. 1 after a short illness with family by his side.

  • Elizabeth E. Moody, 88: Owned Lighthouse Christian Bookstore

    BRUNSWICK — Elizabeth E. "Betty" Moody, 88, beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, died Oct. 31 at the Glenridge Living Center in Augusta. She was born in Augusta on July 11, 1921, a daughter of Harold and Helen Bagley Ormsby. In 1939 she graduated from Brunswick...

  • Eleanor M. Wilson, 96

    BATH — Eleanor M. Wilson, 96, died Oct. 29 at Winship Green Nursing Center. She was born in Bath on Aug. 22, 1913, a daughter of George and Anne Douglas Wilson and graduated from Morse High School. Over the years she worked at Bath Iron Works, Hyde Windlass Co. and the City of Bath's ...

  • Suzanne H. Stevens, 77

    YARMOUTH — Suzanne Higgins "Sue" Stevens, 77, beloved mother, sister, aunt and friend, died Oct. 30 surrounded by her loving family at Gosnell Hospice House in Scarborough. Born in Portland, she was a daughter of Stanley and Hazel Higgins and attended Portland High School. ...

  • Cecelia L. Austin, 91

    FREEPORT — Cecelia Liberty Austin, 91, formerly of North Yarmouth, died Oct. 31. She was born on June 30, 1918 in Lewiston, one of 15 children of Marie (Fortier) and Alfred Liberty. She attended North Yarmouth Academy. On Sept. 20, 1941, she married Kermit Austin and tog...

  • Richard B. "Dick" Cleaves, 76: Former No. Yarmouth Fire Dept. captain

    NORTH YARMOUTH — Richard Burton "Dick" Cleaves, 76, died unexpectedly at his home on Oct. 23.  On June 12, 1933, he was born in Portland, a son of Rueben and Doris (Harriman) Cleaves. After he graduated from Deering High School, he played baseball for several years with t...

  • Janet Payson, 81

    FALMOUTH — Janet Ford Payson, 81, died peacefully after a long illness on Oct. 11 at Falmouth by the Sea. On March 22, 1928, she was born in West Newton, Mass., the daughter of Fred Bennett Ford Sr., and Mary Kent. The beloved wife of Eliot Brown Payson, she lived most of her...

  • James A. Ledue, 57: Restaurateur, renaissance man

    PORTLAND — James Andrew "Jim" Ledue, owner of The Good Egg, Alberta's Cafe, and Bella Bella, died Oct. 23 after a long illness. Born in 1952 at Fort Eustis, Newport News, Va., son of Herb and Fran Ledue, he spent his early years in France and Panama. He later graduated fro... 1

  • Anne M. Foster, 44: McAuley High School teacher, mom of four

    SOUTH PORTLAND — Anne M. Foster, 44, died Oct. 28 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough with her family by her side. On March 30, 1965, she was born in Portland, a daughter of D. Michael and Nancy (Capp) Littlefield. She attended local schools and graduated from ...