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Obituaries

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  • Lillie J.S. Morris, 91

    BATH — Lillie Josephine Svik Morris, 91, died Nov. 5, surrounded by her family at her daughter’s home in Bath. Born June 8, 1923, Morris was raised on a farm in Clarkson, Nebraska, before the family moved to Omaha during World War II. She married Burman “Bill” ...

  • Robert S. Takagi, 88

    BRUNSWICK — Robert S. Takagi, 88, of Oakwood Terrace, died Nov. 1 at his home. He was born in Hood River, Oregon, on April 28, 1926, the son of George and Hisae (Yamasaki) Takagi. He attended Hood River schools before being interned in the Tule Lake and Minidoka internment camps...

  • Richard E. Morgan, 77: Distinguished professor served students, public

    BRUNSWICK — Richard Ernest Morgan, 77, a distinguished alumnus and faculty member of Bowdoin College, died Nov. 13. A noted scholar of the Constitution and the Supreme Court, and a prolific writer of books and commentary, Morgan served the college for 45 years. He taught student...

  • Francis M. Krill, 93

    TOPSHAM — Francis M. Krill, 93, died Nov. 1 at Cadigan Lodge in Topsham, after a brief illness. He was born in St. Louis, Missouri, on Oct. 2, 1921, the middle son of Mae Rose Krill and Emil John Krill. His grandparents, Mary Bauer, Michael Krill, Caroline David and Rudolph Kohn...

  • Jean M. Quinn, 86

    CAPE ELIZABETH – Jean Morrison Quinn, 86, of South Portland, died Nov. 11 at Cape Memory Care after a lengthy illness. Quinn was born Aug. 16, 1928, in South Portland, the eldest daughter of Grover and Ida MacDonald Morrison. She attended South Portland schools and was a past member ...

  • Virginia R. Ownbey, 3 months: Infant brought smiles to all

    SOUTH PORTLAND — Virginia Robinson Ownbey, age 3 months, died peacefully on Nov. 10 as a result of sudden infant death syndrome. She was born Aug. 15 to Dr. Micah Ownbey and Dr. Mary Casey Murphy, of South Portland, and was the baby sister of Iris Maria Ownbey. In her short time, Gin...

  • Anna Smith, 98

    NORTH YARMOUTH — Anna Shirley (Meserve) Smith, 98, of North Yarmouth, died peacefully on Nov. 2. Smith was born Nov. 22, 1915, in Scarborough, the first child of Nelson and Bertha (Morse) Meserve. Unable to make the daily trip to the town's high school, she later lived with her ...

  • Anne M. Sarapas, 88: Singer, mother who was always learning

    CUMBERLAND — Anne M. Sarapas, 88, of Cumberland, died Oct. 30 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough, where she had spent her last few days surrounded by her family. Sarapas was born May 30, 1926, in Worcester, Massachusetts, to Francis and Marion Marrone. Accepted by ...

  • Ferne P. Moore, 93

    CUMBERLAND — Ferne P. Moore, 93, a resident of Ledgeview Assisted Living Center in Cumberland Foreside, died Oct. 29. Moore was born in Appleton on March 1, 1921. In 1930, she and her family moved to Bath, where she attended Morse High School. She graduated from Morse in 19...

  • Karle E. Learned, 83: Longtime police officer also served others as pastor

    WINDHAM — Karle Edward Learned, 83, a former longtime officer of the Portland Police Department, died Nov. 13, surrounded by his family. Learned was born Sept. 2, 1931, a son of Edward and Marion Doughty Learned. He grew up on Munjoy Hill and attended Portland High School.