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Obituaries

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  • James Nitsche, 81: Former Marine became Portland district fire chief

    PORTLAND — James Nitsche, 81, a longtime resident of Hicks Street, died March 23 at the Barron Center. He was born Oct. 31, 1933, in Buffalo, New York, a son of Joseph and Eleanor (Harris) Nitsche. In 1951, during the Korean War, James enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps. While ...

  • Frances C. Parisi, 82

    PORTLAND — Frances Catherine Parisi, 82, of Portland and formerly of Yarmouth, died March 16. She was born in Des Moines, Iowa, on Sept. 28, 1932, the daughter of Fiore and Frances (Petrucci) Parisi. She attended elementary school in Yarmouth and then attended North Yarmouth Academy....

  • Marjorie E. Dunton, 96

    YARMOUTH — Marjorie Edith Dunton, 96, of Cumberland Center, died peacefully Feb. 5 at The Brentwood Rehabilitation and Long Term Care Center with her friends and her loving son and daughter at her side.

  • Eleanor M. Ashby, 73

    BRUNSWICK — Eleanor M. Ashby, 73, formerly of Freeport, died Feb. 8. One of 14 children of Ernest and Thelma (Young) Doughty, she was born in Bath on Nov. 20 1937, and attended Falmouth schools. On July 1, 1960, she married Vernon A. Ashby Sr., of Portland and made their home ...

  • Gertrude A. Hubbard, 75: Loved singing and dancing

    PORTLAND — Gertrude Anne Hubbard, 75, died Feb. 6 at Maine Medical Center. On June 3, 1935, she was born in Portland, a daughter of Howard C. and Dorothy M. (Small) Bennett. For many years she worked at the Jewish Home for the Aged, in addition to being a homemaker. She...

  • Amos J. Link, 75: Loved family time and baseball

    SOUTH PORTLAND — Amos Joseph Link, 75, died Feb. 5 at the Maine Veteran’s Home in Scarborough.  

  • Ruth A. Merrill, 7: Remarkable girl who brought joy to many

    BATH — Ruth Alyssia Merrill, 7, died of unknown causes while sleeping at home on Feb. 6.

  • Violet Towne Fitzgerald, 92

    BATH — Violet Towne Fitzgerald, 92, died peacefully Feb. 1 with her family by her side.

  • Marjorie L. Bassler, 83

    BATH — Marjorie L. Bassler, 83, died Feb. 4 at Hill House Assisted Living.

  • Donald R. Murphy Sr., 72: Longtime car racing fan

    ARUNDEL — Donald R. Murphy Sr., 72, formerly of Portland, died Jan. 29 at his daughter's home while battling cancer.