December 19, 2011 RSS feed / Obituaries

Walter Wesley Coffman

DOVER, NH — Walter W. Coffman, 81, formally of Brunswick, ME, died at Langdon Place in Dover, NH on Sunday December 4, 2011.  More...

Robert L. Stevenson III

RICHMOND — Robert L. Stevenson III, 59, of the Langdon Rd., passed away on Thursday, December 15, 2011 at his home with his family by his side.  More...

Keith Tompson

WOOLWICH — Keith Tompson, passed away on Saturday, December 17, 2011.  Serivces will be held on Wednesday, December 21st from 10:00am - 1:00pm at the North Woolwich Methodist Church, Woolwich.   More...

Ronald S. Hodgdon

WISCASSET — Ronald S. Hodgdon, 83, of Birch Point Road died Monday, December 12, 2011 at Miles Memorial Hospital in Damariscotta.  He was born in Bath on November 28, 1928, a son of Lewis P. and Anna (Swett) Hodgdon.  More...

John Silas Ackley

BOWDOINHAM — John Ackley, 73, passed away at home after a long illness on December 12, 2011.  There will no funeral services. A memorial for family and friends will be held in January.   More...

Dave Astor, creator of Maine’s ‘American Bandstand,’ dies

FALMOUTH ( AP) — The creator and host of Maine’s version of “American Bandstand” has died at 92.  “ The Dave Astor Show” launched in 1956 and ran for 16 years on Maine television. More...

Samuel Micah Webster Lawson

GEORGETOWN — Samuel Micah Webster Lawson was born in Eastport September 18, 1977. More...

Kent G. Mockler

BAILEY ISLAND — Kent G. Mockler, 61, of Rocky Shore Road passed away Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick after a brief battle with cancer.  He was born in Caribou on May 4, 1950, oldest son of Melbourne M. More...

Harriet Keith Furman Rice

BOWDOINHAM — Harriet Keith Furman Rice passed peacefully at home Dec 9, 2011 from the effects of cancer.  More...

Viola M. Osgood

BATH — Viola M. Osgood, 97, of Bedford St. died Sunday, Dec. 11, 2011, at HillHouse Assisted Living. Arrangements will be announced by David E. Desmond & Son Funeral Home, 638 High St., Bath.   More...

Shirley Stevens Mulligan

BEAUFORT, SC — Shirley Stevens Mulligan, 95, died peacefully on December 9, 2011 at Riverside in Beaufort, South Carolina. She was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut on April 27, 1916, daughter of George Winfield Stevens and Amy Leigh Stevens. More...

Constance Mathison

BRUNSWICK — Constance Mathison, passed away Saturday, December 17, 2011.  Services will be held on Tuesday, December 20th at 6:00pm at Demers-Desmond Funeral Home, 34 Cushing Street, Brunswick.   More...

DEATH NOTICE

Elwin Smith   BATH — Elwin Smith died on Thursday, December 19, 2011.  Visiting hours will be on Sunday, December 18th from 1:00 - 3:00pm. More...

John Silas Ackley

BOWDOINHAM — John Ackley, 73, passed away at home after a long illness on Dec. 12, 2011. He was born June 22, 1938, the son of George and M. Evelyn Ackley.  More...

Mildred B. Betts

THOMASTON — Mildred B. Betts, 87, of Bath, formerly of Thomaston, passed away peacefully on Monday, December 13th at the Hillhouse. She was born in Augusta, on March 4, 1924, the daughter of Peter and Elsie ( Moore) MacLaurin. More...

Ronald S. Hodgdon

WISCASSET — Ronald S. More...

Former Harvard football coach Restic dies

BOSTON ( AP) — Joe Restic, who won or tied for five Ivy League football championships during 23 years as coach at Harvard, has died. He was 85.  Restic coached the Crimson from 1971 through 1993. More...

Lester D. Oliver

PHIPPSBURG — Lester D. Oliver, 71, of Fuller Mountain Road, passed away peacefully December 9, 2011 with family by his side.  Les was born in Creswell, NC on June 7, 1940, a son of Winton and Anne Lizer (Ambrose) Oliver.  More...

Viola M. Osgood

BATH — Viola Sudds Osgood, 97 of Bedford St., died Sunday, December 11, 2011 at HillHouse Assisted Living following a short illness.  More...

Roland J. Guerette

FREEPORT — Roland J. Guerette passed on December 6, 2011 at the age of 73. He was born September 5, 1938 to the late Roland Guerette and Ethelene Leavitt.  There will be no services held. More...