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Obituaries

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  • Robert C. Allanach, 64: Missionary, counselor served children nationwide

    SLIDELL, LOUISIANA — Robert C. Allanach, 64, formerly of South Portland, died Sept. 8 at Slidell Memorial Hospital after struggling for two weeks with an incurable blood disease. He was born in Lewiston on Sept. 25, 1949, and spent his youth in South Portland, graduating from South P...

  • Marilyn Lajoie, 83

    TOPSHAM — Marilyn Lajoie, 83, died peacefully Sept. 30. Born Aug. 21, 1931, Lajoie was the daughter of Irene and Lloyd Pierce of Bucksport. The family relocated to Sanford, where she graduated from high school. In 1953, she married Aldore Lajoie, who was active in the U.S. Air Force....

  • Anthony E. Silva Sr., 79: Navy veteran, avid sailor

    SOUTH PORTLAND — Anthony E. Silva Sr., 79, died peacefully at his home on June 14 in the loving presence of his wife and family. He was born in Portland, the only child of Anthony W. Silva and Maud Feeney Silva on Nov. 25, 1934. He attended Holy Cross School, Cheverus High Schoo...

  • Oliver Leland Loring Jr., 75: Army veteran, longtime reporter

    CUMBERLAND FORESIDE — Oliver Leland Loring Jr., 75, died June 4 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough. He was the husband of Maureen Ann Connolly. For 14 years, he lived with advanced prostate cancer and was sober more than 27 years. After a career as a reporter in pr...

  • Betty Lou O'Hara, 80

    FREEPORT — Betty Lou O’Hara, 80, died June 7 at her residence, following a long illness. She was born Jan. 26, 1934, in Skowhegan to James and Cecelia Tilley. She attended schools in Hallowell and married Beverly Fred O’Hara on Jan. 28, 1956, in Hallowell. Aft...

  • Barbara H. Arnold, 93

    FREEPORT — Barbara H. Arnold, 93, of Framingham, Massachusetts, formerly of Freeport, died comfortably in her daughter’s home June 11. She was born Feb. 23, 1921, in Mt. Vernon, New York, a daughter of Gertrude and Arthur H. Ham. She grew up in Scarsdale, New York, and sum...

  • Mary S. DiMatteo, 84

    PORTLAND — Mary S. DiMatteo, 84, of Portland, died June 10. She was born in Portland, a daughter of Salvatore and Mary Nolfo. She attended the North School and graduated from Portland High School, Class of 1947. She married Joseph R. DiMatteo Sr. on April 9, 1951, at Sain...

  • Michael Joseph Chadbourne, 16: Star football player, loved visiting Maine

    PORTLAND — Michael Joseph Chadbourne, 16, of Franklin, Indiana, formerly of Portland, died June 9 from injuries sustained while trying to rescue a friend from drowning. Chadbourne was an upcoming senior at Franklin Community High School. He was a standout football player and a m...

  • Norman Henry Munn, 73

    BRUNSWICK — Norman Henry Munn, 73, independent scholar, writer and teacher, died Feb. 3 at the Georgetown University Hospital.  He was born in Nashville, Tennessee, on Aug. 21, 1940, son of Anna L. Sullivan of Springfield, Massachusetts, and Norman L. Munn of Adelaide, Aust...

  • Kathleen Marie Brooks, 80

    TOPSHAM — Kathleen Marie Brooks, 80, of Topsham, died May 24 at Mid Coast Hospital, with family by her side. She was born Feb. 19, 1934, in Houlton, the daughter of Frank Bachelder and Beatrice Bachelder. She was a graduate of Houlton High School. On April 20, 1953, she married ...