Florence Numajiri Field passed away peacefully on July 2, 2021, just one month shy of her 97th birthday. Florence was an accomplished artist, a brilliant writer and organizer, a joy-filled friend, and a loving mother and grandmother. Though small in stature, Florence was a mighty, yet humble, bundle of passion and righteous action on behalf of those in her community.
Edgar M. Johns Jr., 84, of Bremen, went home to be with the Lord on July 22, 2021. He was born in Boston, Mass. on Oct. 28, 1936, son of the late Edgar Johns Sr. and Alice M. Burns.
Ronald C. Weeks Jr., 45, of Friendship, died unexpectedly aboard his lobster boat while doing something he loved, tuna fishing. Ronnie passed away on Tuesday, July 20, 2021.
For over 50 years Theodore “Ted” Wooster, walked briskly down the hill to his pharmacy on Friendship Street, eager to greet the new day. Clark’s Drug Store was not just a business to Ted, it was his mission to care for the people of Waldoboro.
Hazel Jean Loheed, 83, passed away peacefully in hospice care at Harbor Hill in Belfast on July 19, 2021. She was born July 28, 1937 in Damariscotta to Richard and Evelyn (Sanders) Wheeler.
John L. Andrews, 96, passed away peacefully at the Sussman House in Rockport on July 19, 2021, with family by his side. He was born on Sept. 23, 1924 in Newport, R.I. to Jesse Andrews and Marguerite Eshelman Andrews.
Leo Wilfred Martin was born in Nashua, N.H., on April 30, 1938, and passed away June 25, 2021.
Candace N. Mank, 42, died July 15, 2021 from COVID-19 at Maine Medical Center in Portland. She was born March 2, 1979 in Manchester, Conn. to Lawrence and Brenda Brow Machia. She grew up in Connecticut and attended schools in Manchester, Conn. She ran her own retail store in Connecticut before moving to Maine.
On July 13, 2021, heaven welcomed a beautiful new angel, Anna Titherington Nutter, 32. She joins her Grammy, her Uncle Ron, and her Poppy who were already there, waiting to welcome her home. Anna was born in Rockport, but moved with her family to Houston, Texas when she was 6 years old.
Ruth Davison, of Southport, and Hollywood, Fla., passed away after a short battle with cancer. She was 83.
It is with deep sadness that we let our community know of the loss of Claudia L. Hatch on July 16, 2021 at the very young age of 75.
On Friday, Nov. 13, 2020, James O’Reilly Coleman Jr., of Boothbay Harbor, passed away peacefully at the age of 80.
Lillian Mae Lailer Benner, 80, of New Harbor, passed away at home on the evening of July 13, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. The loving wife of Allan Benner, Lillian was born in Bremen to Joseph and Hazel Lailer.
James W. Allen, 78, died unexpectedly July 16, 2021 at his home in Jefferson. James was born March 2, 1943 in Worcester, Mass. to Edward Knight Allen Jr. and Althea Weldon Allen.
Barry B. Bartasevich, 70, of Hudson, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, June 24, 2021, from complications of diabetes.