December 8, 2011 RSS feed / Obituaries

Dominican-Haitian activist Sonia Pierre dies

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Sonia Pierre, a human rights activist who bravely fought discrimination against poor Dominicans of Haitian descent, died of a heart attack Sunday. She was 48. More...

Margaret Emmerson

BRUNSWICK — Margaret "Peggy" Emmerson, 89, died Monday November 28, 2011 at Thornton Hall in Brunswick after a long life of love and service to others. Peggy was the beloved wife of George Emmerson and mother of Jane Campbell. More...

Sandra E. Chase

BRUNSWICK — Sandra E. Chase, age 71 of the Harpswell Road, passed away surrounded by her loving family, on Friday, December 2nd, at Mid-Coast Hospital in Brunswick. More...

Burman Lee Morris

BATH — Burman Lee “Bill” Morris, 87, of Bath and formerly a Longtime Plattsmouth resident, passed away at a Brunswick, Maine, hospital on December 3, 2011, surrounded by his loving family. More...

Helen Demetra Koulouris

Brunswick — Helen "Becky" Demetra Koulouris age 58 of Brunswick and Lubec died Thursday, December 1, 2011 at Midcoast Hospital in Brunswick. More...

Arthur Marshall Johnson

BRUNSWICK — Arthur Marshall Johnson, 54, of Brunswick and formerly of Zephyrhills, FL died peacefully after a period of declining health on Thursday, December 1, 2011 at Mid Coast Hospital. More...

Ernest H. Grover Jr.

WISCASSET — Ernest H. "Buster" Grover, Jr. 82, passed away peacefully at Togus Veteran's Hospital on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 with his family by his side. More...

Jerry S. Nickerson

BRUNSWICK — Jerry S. Nickerson, 88, resident of Brunswick, died peacefully on Tuesday, November 22, 2011. A memorial service will be held in Jerry’s memory in 2012. More...

Sally Anne (Wiggins) DeLong

HAMPDEN — Sally Anne (Wiggins) DeLong, 72, passed away peacefully December 3, 2011 at a Portland hospital surrounded by her loving family. Sally was born in Houlton December 1, 1939 to the late Garald E. and Phyllis ( Cunliffe) Wiggins. More...

Gerard Le´gare´

Lewiston — Gerard Le´gare´, 93, of Lewiston, died in Lewiston on Monday, December 5, 2011. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Sunday, 2 - 4 & 7 - 9 PM. Funeral services will be held Monday, 11 AM., at Holy Family Church. More...

Edward Harvey Gray

WOOLWICH — Edward Harvey Gray passed away peacefully December 5, 2011. More...

Andrew Highet

BAILEY ISLAND — Andrew Highet, age 92, of Stoneham and Bailey Island, Maine, died December 5, 2011, following a lengthy decline. He was the devoted husband of the late Elsie (Peterson) Highet. More...

Wilma Hodgkins

EAST BOSTON, MA — Wilma Hodgkins, 94, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 4, 2011 at Horizons Living & Rehab Center in Brunswick. At Wilma's request, there will be no service. More...

Peter Gaudreau

BRUNSWICK — Peter Gaudreau, 49, resident of Verna Lane in Brunswick died peacefully at Mid Coast Senior Health Center in Brunswick, December 3, 2011 following a long illness. He was born July 10, 1962 in Bath, ME a son of Theodore F. More...

Shirley H. Murphy

PHIPPSBURG — Shirley H. Murphy, 91, of Parker Head Road died Thursday, December 1, 2011 at Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick. She was born in Phippsburg on July 8, 1920, a daughter of Henry W. and Estella ( McKenney) Alexander. More...

Judith Costain Walsh

BRUNSWICK — Judith Costain Walsh, 75, of Parkview Circle, passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 1, 2011 in Bath. She was born in Bath on December 29, 1935, the daughter of George T. and Grace E. (Messier) Costain. More...

Natalie O. Morgan

BRUNSWICK — Natalie O. Morgan, age 81 passed away Saturday, December 3rd at Sedgewood Commons in Falmouth. Natalie was born in Brooklyn, NY on March 7, 1930, the only child of Clifton and Lila Merrill. More...

Nellie Finley

BEAVERCREEK, OH — Nellie Finley, age 87 passed away peacefully with her family by her side November 30, 2011 at Greene Oaks Nursing Home. She was born September 20, 1924 to the late, Victor and Sadie deBree. More...

Lilla Kersey Raffa

DAYTONA BEACH, FL — Lilla (Connors) Kersey Raffa, 78, of Deltona, FL, died Friday, December 2, 2005 at Halifax Medical Center in Daytona Beach, FL after a long, courageous battle with Alzheimer’s disease and kidney failure. More...