A. Jean Smith, 89, of Westport Island, died peacefully May 22 at Bay Square Assisted Living in Yarmouth. Born in Limestone in 1917 to Eva (Ward) and Glenn R. Cheney, Jean grew up primarily in Washburn. Following high school graduation, she pursued he
Rev. Donald R. Daigle, 65, of Whitefield, died May 1 at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Penn. after a brief illness. He was born in Augusta on Sept. 15, 1940, to Fortunat J. Daigle and Irene B. (Poulin) Daigle.
Helen M. Vincent, 89, of Damariscotta, died May 18 at Cove’s Edge Nursing Facility. The daughter and youngest child of Lillian Lenz and Harry Wandele, she was born Nov. 18, 1916 in Brooklyn, N.Y. She attended elementary school in New York. Her famil
John Edward Shea, 89, went home to be with the Lord on the morning of May 8. John was born in Peterboro, N.H. on Jan. 16, 1917, the son of Edward and Hazel Green Shea. He attended local schools and worked as a custodian. He was discharged from the U.
Dr. Leo Marcus, a New York born dentist and sculptor, died May 22 at his home in Whitefield. Born on June 16, 1919, Dr. Marcus grew up in New York City and Brooklyn, N.Y., attended New York University as an undergraduate, followed by the University o
Craig A. Pratt, 54, of Bristol, died on May 18 at Miles Memorial Hospital after a year long battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born Aug. 10, 1951 in Greenfield, Mass., the son of Leonard and Florence Pratt.
He graduated from Greenfield High Schoo
Phyllis E. Reed, 70, of Wiscasset, died May 7 at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston.
She was born in Edgecomb on Aug. 10, 1935, daughter of Phillip and Louise (Colby) Pinkham. She graduated from Lincoln Academy. On Oct. 23, 1954, she married A
Richard Orvis Callahan, 84, of Round Pond, passed away on the morning of May 21 at his home, surrounded by his loving family. The son of Leon O. and Myrtle (Pendleton) Callahan, he was born in Wellington on April 18, 1922.
Attending schools in Rockl
Muriel Sturgis Soule died May 17 at her home in Woolwich. Muriel was born Feb. 23, 1917, in St. Petersburg, Fla. She grew up at the Sturgis ancestral home at Broadacres in Vassalboro, graduated from Cony High School in Augusta, Edgewood Park in Green
Lloyd C. Farrin, Sr., 80, of Edgecomb, died May 31 at St. Andrews Retirement Center in Boothbay.
He was born March 22, 1926, in Mansfield, Mass., son of Uriel Lewis Farrin and Lillian Hastings Claggett. Lloyd grew up in Saugus, Mass. graduating from
Robert Eugene (Hawk) Kaler, Sr., 60, of Bremen, passed away May 6 at his home with his loving family by his side.
The son of the late Andrew C. and Jessie (Genthner) Kaler, he was born in Damariscotta, Jan. 17, 1946.
Following his public education,
Douglas Moulton Schumann of Ocean Point, East Boothbay, passed away at his home on May 21.
He was born in Woburn, Mass., on Feb. 11, 1932, the son of Harold Christian and Eva Moulton Schumann.
Doug graduated from Wakefield High School in 1950 and G
Ella Elizabeth DeMers, 89, of Woolwich, passed away peacefully in her home on May 17, following her beloved husband Edward by seven years to the day. She was a gifted teacher and writer and a beloved parent.
Mrs. DeMers was born April 24, 1917, in B
Robert E. “Sonny” Dow Jr., 72, of Waldoboro, died May 31 at the Fieldcrest Manor in Waldoboro after a long illness.
Sonny was born Feb. 10, 1934, in Rockland, the son of Robert E. and Doris Williamson Dow Sr.. He grew up in Bath and attended Bath sc