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Obituaries

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  • Phyllis M. Hatch, 95: Vaudeville performer loved theater, family

    PORTLAND — Phyllis Margaret Hatch, 95, of Portland, died peacefully on July 23. She was born in Portland on July 29, 1918, to George and Mary (McGahey) Crangle. She attended local schools. In her younger years, Hatch and her husband toured the country as part of a vaudeville a...

  • Gaetano A. Viola, 92: Veteran, fished for more than 50 years

    SOUTH PORTLAND — Gaetano "Kita" Anthony Viola died July 15 at his home in South Portland, with his family by his side. Born Dec. 3, 1921, in Portland, Gaetano was the son of Saverio and Filomena (Rossini) Viola. He grew up in Portland's “Little Italy” neighborhood on Newb...

  • Jacquelin Ann Colby Toth, 71

    TOPSHAM — Jacquelin Ann Colby Toth, 71, died April 2 with the love of her life and husband, Joseph Toth, by her side. Born June 11, 1942, in Bath she was the daughter of Clarence W. Colby and Arline F. Hunt. She was a 1960 graduate of Morse High School. On Jan. 31, 1976, ...

  • Frances Hazelbud Hoeller, 93

    SCARBOROUGH — Frances Hazelbud Hoeller, 93, of Scarborough, died peacefully March 20, with her loving family at her side. She was born in Perryville, Mo., on May 20, 1920, the daughter of Alvin F. and Stella DiFani Hazelbud. She attended local schools graduating from Perryville ...

  • Mildred A. Santamaa, 93: World War II Liberty Ship builder

    SCARBOROUGH — Mildred A. Santamaa, 93, formerly of South Portland, died March 29, after a long and happy life. Born in South Portland, she was a daughter of James and Mary Elizabeth Towle Calderwood, one of nine children. She attended South Portland schools. During World War II,...

  • Mary E. Roche Correction

    SOUTH PORTLAND — The obituary for Mary E. Roche, 91, printed on April 3, omitted an acknowledgment to the South Portland Nursing Home. During the last three years of her life, Roche was a resident at the South Portland Nursing Home. Words cannot express the gratitude that her fa...

  • Ellen Paul Skelding Bernard, 87

    YARMOUTH — Ellen Paul Skelding Bernard, 87, died March 5 in Yarmouth. She was born in Boston, the daughter of Paul Skelding and Elizabeth Drake Skelding. She grew up in Hingham and Norwell, Mass. She attended the Putney School in Vermont and later graduated from the Mary Fletche...

  • Carol Ann Higgins, 77: Avid craftswoman, loved to swim

    FREEPORT — Carol Ann Higgins, 77, died at Midcoast Hospital in Brunswick on March 29, following a long illness. Her children were by her side. She was born Aug. 23, 1936, in Calais, the eldest of three daughters born to Charles and Mabel Redding. Her family moved to Belfast, whe...

  • Steven M. Wescott, 52

    CUMBERLAND — Steven M. Wescott, 52, died March 31. He was the son of Bruce Wescott and Sandra Perry Wescott. He was born and raised in the East Deering neighborhood of Portland before moving to Cumberland Center at 17. He graduated from Greely High School in 1980. Wescott moved ...

  • Edna A. Lyden, 102: Lifelong Portland resident, matriarch

    PORTLAND — Edna A. Lyden, 102, formerly of Montreal Street and Peaks Island, died peacefully April 1, following a long and healthy life. She was born in Portland on Nov. 15, 1911, the daughter of William H. and Catherine McAleer O’Brion. She attended local schools and grad...