Tue, Apr 21, 2015 ●
BathHarpswellTopshamBrunswickCumberlandNorth YarmouthFalmouthFreeportPortlandCape ElizabethScarboroughSouth PortlandChebeague IslandYarmouth

Obituaries

Syndicate content
  • Gertrude L. Conroy, 90: Selfless volunteer gave hospital thousands of hours, and more

    PORTLAND — Gertrude L. Conroy, 90, died peacefully April 16 in her home at 75 State St. She was born in Portland on Feb. 12, 1925, the daughter of Philip E. and Gertrude Peterson LaRou. She attended St. Joseph’s Grammar School and graduated from Cathedral High Sc...

  • Ann M. Sweeney, 52

    HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT — Ann Mickiewicz Sweeney, 52, of Columbia, Connecticut, died April 15 after a brief illness. She was born in Portland to John and Carolyn Mickiewicz on Feb. 25, 1963, and graduated from South Portland High School in 1981. Sweeney worked for years as a civ...

  • Margaret C. Batchelor, 95: Longtime resident devoted herself to family, community

    YARMOUTH — Margaret "Peg" (Collins) Batchelor, 95, formerly of Yarmouth, died in Portland on Feb. 26, surrounded by her family. She was born Dec. 6, 1919, in Portland, to Ernest Alfred Collins and Catherine Tupper Collins. After growing up in Portland, she moved to Yarmouth in 1...

  • Joseph C. Vacchiano, 67: 'Musicologist' cared for those in need

    PORTLAND — Joseph Charles Vacchiano, 67, died unexpectedly on Feb. 21. The son of Charles and Camille Vacchiano, he was born in Portland on Nov. 7, 1947. He graduated from Deering High School in 1966, and served in the National Guard during the Vietnam War. Following his ...

  • Theresa F. Soucy, 87

    SCARBOROUGH — Theresa F. Soucy, 87, of Reef Lane, died Feb. 20 at Maine Medical Center, with her family by her side. She was born in Stockholm on July 1, 1927, the daughter of Alfred and Lucy Michaud Lausier. She graduated from Madawaska High School in the class of 1945. ...

  • Grant W. Worthing, 92: Veteran also served his community for decades

    SCARBOROUGH — Grant Whitman Worthing, 92, died at Maine Veterans' Home in Scarborough on Feb. 19. Worthing was born in South Portland on April 8, 1922, the son of Victor Linwood Melville Worthing and Phyllis Irene Thomas Worthing. He was educated in South Portland schools, and gradua...

  • Mary-Anne Dodge, 67

    BATH — Mary-Anne Dodge, 67, of Tower Circle and a lifelong resident of Bath, died Feb. 6 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough. She was born in Bath on Aug. 13, 1947, a daughter of Andrew Paul and Betty Gene (Shively) Csorosz. She graduated from Morse High School in 1...

  • Peter F. Flaig, 90

    TOPSHAM — Peter F. Flaig, 90, of River Road, died Feb. 15 in Brunswick, after a period of declining health. He was born Feb. 13, 1925, the son of Felix and Grace Arno Flaig. He attended Topsham and Brunswick schools. On Aug. 7, 1948, he married Jeanne Trank. She died on A...

  • Russell A. Michaud, 85: Postmaster served country, community

    BRUNSWICK — Russell A. Michaud, 85, of Weymouth Street, died Feb. 16 at Mid Coast Senior Health Center. He was born in Brunswick on May 15, 1929, the son of Adolphe and Rose Alma Belanger Michaud. Michaud attended St. John’s School and graduated from Brunswick High ...

  • Benjamin Pearson IX, 88: Last to run historic, family-owned mill

    FALMOUTH — Benjamin Pearson IX, 88, died peacefully Feb. 9 at Foreside Harbor. Born in Boston, he was the son of Benjamin Pearson VIII and Ruth Farrington. He grew up in the Massachusetts towns of Newburyport and Byfield, and was a graduate of Governor Dummer Academy and of Colb...