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Obituaries

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  • Josephine Atlass, 88

    PORTLAND — Josephine Atlass, 88, died April 13. She was born March 22, 1926, in New York City. She attended New York schools and graduated from Hunter College. She married Hadley Atlass in 1950 and raised two sons in New York. In 1971, they moved to Orr's Island and purch...

  • Bertel Edward Serfes Sr., 69: Marine Corps veteran, longtime police officer

    PORTLAND — Bertel Edward Serfes Sr., 69, died April 11. He was born in Yarmouth, formerly of Falmouth, a son of Louis and Mary Serfes. He was the youngest of five children and attended Falmouth schools. He joined the U.S. Marine Corps in 1962, and after 2 1/2 tours in Vietnam, h...

  • Michael Joseph Keane, 77

    PORTLAND — Michael Joseph Keane, 77,  died Feb. 8, at his home in Portland after a brief battle with cancer, surrounded by family, relatives and friends. Keane was born March 23, 1936, in Polleeny, County Galway, Ireland to Thomas and Annie Keane. He was born the seventh of...

  • Jane K. Cote, 91: Loved gardening, animals and being surrounded by family

    SOUTH PORTLAND — Jane K. Cote, 91, of South Portland, died Jan. 31, peacefully, at her residence, following a brief illness. She was born July 10, 1922, in Evanston, Ill., the daughter of Joseph and Natalie DuPlessis Kowalski. She attended Mount Saint Scholastica, a private Cath...

  • Margaret A. Bertocci, 94

    BRUNSWICK — Margaret A. Bertocci, 94, died Jan. 26, at her home at Sunnybrook Village in the loving care of family and friends. She was born July 11, 1919, in Lewiston to Eleanor Margaret True and Charles Edward Allen, both of Freeport. Raised in Auburn, she graduated from Edwar...

  • Phyllis Alley Snell, 91

    BRUNSWICK — Phyllis Alley Snell, 91, died Jan. 28, at a local hospital. She was born Sept. 2, 1922, the daughter of Gladys Raymond Alley and Harold Alley. She grew up in Vinalhaven and South Bristol and graduated from Vinalhaven High School in 1939. Snell went on to Farmington N...

  • J. Louise Whittier, 92

    BRUNSWICK — J. Louise Whittier, 92, died Jan. 27, at Hawthorne House, Freeport. She was born in Boston, Mass., Nov. 17, 1921, the daughter of Charles E. and Florence Phillips. She graduated from Milton High School in Massachusetts and lived there until marrying Nathaniel T. Whit...

  • Dorothy A. Favreau Robinson, 94: Fancy stitcher, enjoyed many activities

    BRUNSWICK — Dorothy A. Favreau Robinson, 94, died Jan. 31. She was born in Brunswick Feb. 9, 1919, the daughter of Telesphore and Zepherina Schinck Favreau. She attended Brunswick schools. On Sept. 6, 1941, she married Carl D. Robinson at St. John’s Church and they celebra...

  • Louise J. Callahan, 96

    SCARBOROUGH — Louise Jeannette Callahan, 96, died Jan. 29, at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House. She was born April 2, 1917, in Berlin, N.H., to William E. and Mamie King Lemerise, and graduated from Berlin High School. After moving to South Portland, she worked for Paul Rev...

  • Thomas W. Kelly, 72

    FALMOUTH — Thomas W. Kelly, 72, died Jan. 20 at Maine Medical Center. Kelly was born Jan. 12, 1942, in Millinocket, the son of Lawrence and Catherine Kelly. He attended Stearns High School and Husson College and served as a Husson Trustee for many years. He began working ...