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Obituaries

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  • Kirk G. Favreau, 44: Longtime Bowdoin employee touched lives of many

    TOPSHAM — Kirk G. Favreau, 44, of Topsham, died at home April 4 from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. He was born in Portland on March 1, 1971, the son of Felix J. and Ruth H. Favreau. Kirk graduated from Mt. Ararat High School in 1989 and...

  • Jan Swinchatt, 81

    TOPSHAM — Jan Swinchatt, 81, died April 10 at Massachusetts General Hospital, in Boston, from a severe case of interstitial lung disease. Swinchatt was born in Lewiston on June 30, 1933, to Margaret and Frank Bean. She grew up in Otisfield, attending local schools, and graduated...

  • Jay H. Vreeland, 76: Research chemist, wine connoisseur

    PORTLAND — Jay Henry Vreeland, 76, died Nov. 14 at Maine Medical Center after being diagnosed with leukemia in 2008. Formerly a longtime Yarmouth resident, he was most recently a resident at an independent living facility in Portland. Born in Watertown, Mass. on Feb. 24, 1933, he was the eldes...

  • Keith C. Bowen, 72

    FALMOUTH — Keith C. Bowen, 72, died Nov. 12 at sunrise following a brief battle with pancreatic cancer.   On Sept. 27, 1937, he was born in New Brunswick, Canada, the son of Charles and Alma Doughty Bowen. The family moved to Maine and he graduated from South Portland High School. ...

  • David H. Jamison, 60

    PORTLAND — David H. Jamison, 60, of Freeport died at Maine Medical Center with his loving family by his side after battling diabetes. He was born in Rumford in 1949, the son of Harold and Anne Jamison. After graduating from Maine Central Institute and Newbury Junior College...

  • Katherine Merrill Iverson, 99: descendent of Harriet Beecher Stowe

    FALMOUTH — Katherine Merrill "Kay" Iverson, 99, formerly of Cambridge and Sherborn, Mass., died Nov. 13 at Foreside Harbor surrounded by family. Born on July 31, 1910, in Brooklyn, N.Y., she was a daughter of Charles Francis and Gertrude Roxana (Beecher) Park. A direct de...

  • Walter O. Davis, 83: Longtime financial manager, business volunteer

    SCARBOROUGH — Walter O. Davis, 83, died Nov. 5 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House after a long illness. On Dec. 1, 1925, he was born in Springvale, a son of Rosie and Hardy Davis. He graduated from Bates College with a bachelor's degree in physics and math. In 1948 he marr...

  • Edward T. Devine, 86

    SOUTH PORTLAND — Edward T. Devine, 86, died Nov. 7 at Sedgewood Commons in Falmouth after a brief illness. On Jan. 29, 1923, he was born in Portland, a son of John James Devine and Mary Eulalia (Duddy) Devine. He graduated from South Portland High School, Bowdoin College and Portlan...

  • Richard M. "Mike" Libby, 83

    SCARBOROUGH — Richard M. "Mike" Libby, 83, died Oct. 6 in Portland after a long illness. On Dec. 16, 1925, he was born in Scarborough, a son of Richard M. and Maude Plowman Libby. After graduating from Scarborough High School in 1943 he enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps. H...

  • Irene M. Dorr, 89

    SOUTH PORTLAND — Irene M. (Chabot) Dorr, 89, died peacefully at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House on Nov. 6 surrounded by her family. On Aug. 14, 1920, she was born in Gorham, N.H., one of 13 children of Felix and Laura (Martel) Chabot. In 1939 she graduated from Gorham High School...