BATH — Bessie E. Oettinger, 86, died peacefully Feb. 20 due to complications from a stroke.
PORTLAND — Elena Hersey, 84, died Feb. 13 at St Joseph's Manor.
TOPSHAM — Ruby Louise Williams, 38, died Feb. 16 with her family by her side at Mid Coast Hospital.
SOUTH HARPSWELL — Wayne Arthur Ricker, 65, died unexpectedly Feb. 10. He was born Aug. 19, 1944, and worked as a Maine hunting guide and fisherman in his younger years.
BRUNSWICK — Joel Glen Howard, 72, died Feb. 8 from complications of a stroke at Mid Coast Senior Health Center.
YARMOUTH — John T. "Tom" Gorman, Jr., 79, died Feb. 10 at his Bay Square at Yarmouth residence after a long illness.
OLD ORCHARD BEACH — Robert Daniel Marsh III, 49, died Feb. 9 at Southern Maine Medical Center in Biddeford after a period of declining health. 1
SOUTH PORTLAND — Robert L. Stoehr, 78, died Feb. 13 after a lengthy illness.
SOUTH PORTLAND — John Henry Broderick Jr., 87, died in his sleep Feb. 5.
BOWDOIN — Kenneth Dwight Gordon, 57, died Feb. 1 at the Hospice House in Auburn after a long illness.