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Obituaries

  • Grant W. Worthing, 92: Veteran also served his community for decades

    SCARBOROUGH — Grant Whitman Worthing, 92, died at Maine Veterans' Home in Scarborough on Feb. 19. Worthing was born in South Portland on April 8, 1922, the son of Victor Linwood Melville Worthing and Phyllis Irene Thomas Worthing. He was educated in South Portland schools, and gradua...

  • Mary-Anne Dodge, 67

    BATH — Mary-Anne Dodge, 67, of Tower Circle and a lifelong resident of Bath, died Feb. 6 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough. She was born in Bath on Aug. 13, 1947, a daughter of Andrew Paul and Betty Gene (Shively) Csorosz. She graduated from Morse High School in 1...

  • Benjamin Pearson IX, 88: Last to run historic, family-owned mill

    FALMOUTH — Benjamin Pearson IX, 88, died peacefully Feb. 9 at Foreside Harbor. Born in Boston, he was the son of Benjamin Pearson VIII and Ruth Farrington. He grew up in the Massachusetts towns of Newburyport and Byfield, and was a graduate of Governor Dummer Academy and of Colb...

  • Margaret D. McLeod, 92

    CUMBERLAND — Margaret "Peggy" Daley McLeod, 92, of Cumberland, died suddenly on Feb. 12. She was born in Philadelphia on Jan. 23, 1923, the daughter of William and Catherine (Gallager) Daley. McLeod lived a full and active life. She loved shopping, football, the Bost...

  • Abigail R. Lumsden, 80

    NEW GLOUCESTER — Abigail ("Abby") Randall Lumsden, 80, formerly of Falmouth, died peacefully Feb. 18, with her dog Ben by her side. The daughter of John F. Randall II and Elizabeth Sherman Randall, she was born in Portland on April 10, 1934, and grew up on Falmouth Foreside. She...

  • Michael A. Colello, 85: Sports lover made tough shots, and tough calls

    PORTLAND — Michael A. Colello, 85, a well-known sports official, high-school basketball star and proud U.S. Navy veteran, died peacefully Feb. 17 at his home, surrounded by family. Colello was born in Portland on March 18, 1929, the son of Mauro and Michelina (Indano) Colello. Raised...

  • Joseph A. Coppens, 26

    TOPSHAM — Joseph A. Coppens, 26, of Clearview Lane, died Feb. 10 at his home. He was born in Brunswick on Dec. 2, 1988, the son of Cheryl and Kevin Coppens. Joseph attended Topsham schools and graduated from Mount Ararat High School in 2007. In 2012, he earned a bachelor&rsquo...

  • Lucille T. Chapman, 91

    SCARBOROUGH — Lucille T. "Tommie" Chapman, 91, died Feb. 10 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House, surrounded by her family. She was born in Bangor on Aug. 13, 1923, the daughter of George and Eleanor Thompson. She was educated in Portland and graduated from Deering High School in t...

  • Dorothy M. Blake, 87: Busy 'career woman,' active volunteer always had time for others

    SCARBOROUGH — Dorothy "Dot" May (Drinkwater) Blake, 87, died peacefully on Feb. 13 at Piper Shores. She was born March 21, 1927, in Belfast, one of eight children of Doris Ruth (Knight) and Edward Barker Drinkwater. After graduating in 1945 from Rockland High School, she moved t...

  • Wilbur F. McIntyre, 90

    BATH — Wilbur F. McIntyre, 90, of Oliver Street, died Jan. 29 at his home, with his family by his side. He was born in Blue Hill on June 12, 1924, the son of Ernest E. and Lena Wardwell McIntyre. He grew up in Blue Hill, where he participated in school activities and worked at h...