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Obituaries

  • Jessie (Frease) Steele, 91: Lifetime spent enjoying outdoors

    SCARBOROUGH — Jessie "Jed" Frease Steele died April 14 surrounded by family at Piper Shores. She was born in Canton, Ohio on Sept. 11, 1917, daughter of Pauline Rider Frease and William A. Frease. She graduated from the Hathaway Brown School in Cleveland and Briarcliff ...

  • Edward Torrey Sr., 76

    BRUNSWICK — Edward Torrey Sr., 76, died April 13 at Mid Coast Hospital. He was born in Bath on March 14, 1933, a son of J. Haviland and Bernice (Worrey) Torrey. In 1952, he graduated from Morse High School and subsequently served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

  • Doris Lane Dunham, 88

    BRUNSWICK — Doris Lane Dunham, 88, died April 18 at Parkview Medical Center. She was born in Wellington on Sept. 11, 1920, the daughter of Calvin H. and Grace (Pike) Lane and attended Harmony High School. She moved to Brunswick in 1942 and worked for various employers over the ye...

  • Marilyn Ring Blackburn, 81: Accomplished golfer

    BRUNSWICK — Marilyn Ring Blackburn, 81, died April 13 at her home in Brunswick with family at her side. She was born on Jan. 26, 1928, in Lynn, Mass., a daughter of Dr. Frank and Harriet Palmer Ring. After graduating from Swampscott High School in 1945, she attended Boston Univ...

  • Howard I. Small, 93: Significant Yarmouth entrepreneur

    YARMOUTH — Howard Ingalls Small, 93, died April 15 in Portland. He was born in North Wilbraham, Mass., a son of Howard B. and Anna (Cook) Small. He attended schools in Sturbridge, Mass., before returning to Maine at age 10. Adept at numbers, he was hired at a young ...

  • Glenice B. Mayo, 86

    Freeport — Glenice B. "Glennie" Mayo, 86, a lifelong resident of Freeport, died April 19 at Mid-Coast Hospital.

  • Beryl L. Cushing Lowell, 90

    CUMBERLAND — Beryl Lillian Cushing Lowell, 90, died April 11 at Mercy Hospital. She was born in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 12, 1918, daughter of Florence (Woodman) and Benjamin Hilton Cushing.

  • Elizabeth M. McKague, 71: Enjoyed knitting, visiting with neighbors

    PORTLAND — Elizabeth M. "Betty" McKague, 71, died April 15 at Maine Medical Center. She was born in St. Albans, Vt. on Aug. 2, 1937, a daughter of Ralph E. and Hazel M. (Tracy) Moore. In 1955, the family moved to Peaks Island. She graduated from Portland H...

  • Schuyler L. Merry, 60: BIW machinist for more than 32 years

    BRUNSWICK — Schuyler L. Merry, 60, died April 6. He was born in Wiscasset, May 19, 1948, the son of Bernard A. and Edith R. (Sprague) Merry. In 1967, he graduated from Wiscasset High School. For more than 32 years, he worked at Bath Iron Works as a machinist, retiring...

  • Emery M. "Nick" Nickerson, 90: Lifetime Achievement Award winner

    SCARBOROUGH — Emery M. "Nick" Nickerson, 90, of Piper Shores, formerly of Cape Elizabeth, died April 10 surrounded by his family. He was born in Portland, July 19, 1918, the son of Clinton A. and Marion Nickerson. In 1936, he graduated from South Portland High School....