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Obituaries

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  • Douglas A. Hall, 71

    SCARBOROUGH — Douglas A. Hall, 71, of Robinson Road, died Dec. 6 at his home. Hall was born in Portland on April 1, 1943, a son of Leslie A. and Christine O. (Hawkes) Hall. He attended Portland schools and graduated from Deering High school, with the Class of 1961. He continued his e...

  • Oakley R. Sanborn, 96: His musical ability brought joy to others

    SCARBOROUGH — Oakley Roland Sanborn, 96, died peacefully Dec. 10 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House, surrounded by his family. He was born Feb. 25, 1918, in Cape Elizabeth to Alice May (Marriner) Sanborn and Arthur Lee Sanborn. He graduated from Cape Elizabeth High School, and ...

  • Barbara E. Hillman, 64

    ORR'S ISLAND — Barbara E. Hillman, 64, died April 22 at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. She was born in St. John, New Brunswick, Canada on July 8, 1944, the daughter of Alvah and Frances (Grant) Hall. After graduating from Calais High School, she attended the University...

  • Janice M. Bondeson, 71: Lifelong love of classical music

    YARMOUTH — Janice Marie Bondeson died April 15 after a lengthy battle with breast cancer. She was born on March 11, 1938, in Freeport, Ill., daughter of Clifford E. and Dorothy L. (Kencke) Gartman. As a child, she discovered classical music and it became a lifelong ...

  • Edmund Bennett Gomes, Sr., 88: Great affection for Casco Bay Islands

    PORTLAND — Edmund Bennett Gomes Sr., 88, died on April 23 surrounded by family after battling cancer.

  • Jessie (Frease) Steele, 91: Lifetime spent enjoying outdoors

    SCARBOROUGH — Jessie "Jed" Frease Steele died April 14 surrounded by family at Piper Shores. She was born in Canton, Ohio on Sept. 11, 1917, daughter of Pauline Rider Frease and William A. Frease. She graduated from the Hathaway Brown School in Cleveland and Briarcliff ...

  • Doris Lane Dunham, 88

    BRUNSWICK — Doris Lane Dunham, 88, died April 18 at Parkview Medical Center. She was born in Wellington on Sept. 11, 1920, the daughter of Calvin H. and Grace (Pike) Lane and attended Harmony High School. She moved to Brunswick in 1942 and worked for various employers over the ye...

  • Edward Torrey Sr., 76

    BRUNSWICK — Edward Torrey Sr., 76, died April 13 at Mid Coast Hospital. He was born in Bath on March 14, 1933, a son of J. Haviland and Bernice (Worrey) Torrey. In 1952, he graduated from Morse High School and subsequently served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

  • Marilyn Ring Blackburn, 81: Accomplished golfer

    BRUNSWICK — Marilyn Ring Blackburn, 81, died April 13 at her home in Brunswick with family at her side. She was born on Jan. 26, 1928, in Lynn, Mass., a daughter of Dr. Frank and Harriet Palmer Ring. After graduating from Swampscott High School in 1945, she attended Boston Univ...

  • Howard I. Small, 93: Significant Yarmouth entrepreneur

    YARMOUTH — Howard Ingalls Small, 93, died April 15 in Portland. He was born in North Wilbraham, Mass., a son of Howard B. and Anna (Cook) Small. He attended schools in Sturbridge, Mass., before returning to Maine at age 10. Adept at numbers, he was hired at a young ...