February 17, 2012 RSS feed / Obituaries

N.Y. Times correspondent Anthony Shadid dies in Syria

NEW YORK New York Times correspondent Anthony Shadid, a twotime Pulitzer Prize winner whose dispatches captured untold stories from Baghdad under “shock and awe” bombing to Libya wracked by civil war, died Thursday of an apparent asthma More...

James F. Butz

DURHAM — James "Jim" F. Butz 43, of Durham, died in his sleep, Saturday February 11, 2012 at his home. More...

Joseph Torrey Spear Sr.

STILLWATER, NY — Joseph Torrey Spear, Sr. of Stillwater, NY passed away on February 9, 2012 at Wesley Health Care Center in Saratoga Springs. He was 87. More...

Thelma Andrews Groves

YARMOUTH — Thelma Andrews Groves, 90 of Freeport, passed away on Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at the Brentwood Manor. Thelma was born in Hartford, Maine and she was the daughter of Leland and Fidelia Dyer Andrews. More...

Robert H. Owermohle Sr.

TOPSHAM — Robert H. Owermohle, Sr., loving husband of Kathleen F. Owermohle for 59 years, passed away at his home in Topsham, Maine, on Saturday, February 11th, 2012 after a long illness. More...

James F. Butz

DURHAM — James "Jim" F. Butz 43, of Durham, died in his sleep, Saturday February 11, 2012 at his home. Visitation Crosman Funeral Home Friday 11 AM - 1 PM, with funeral services to follow at 1 PM at Crosman Funeral Home. More...

Hollis M. Erskine Sr.

Littleton, VT — Hollis M. Erskine Sr. 84 , Littleton, died Friday February, 3rd 2012 at the VA Hospital in White River, VT. He was born in 1927 in Wiscasset, ME to Alton and Edna (Winslow) Erskine, one of 13 children. He attended local schools. More...

William C. Holloway Sr.

TOPSHAM — Ret. Senior Master Chief William Clinton Holloway Sr., age 78, of Bridge St. and St. Cloud, FL. died Friday, February 3rd, 2012 at the St. Cloud Regional Medical Center, St. Cloud, FL. More...

Jon Paisley

TIMONIUM, Md. — John Paisley died on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012. No services were held. More...

Corliss A. Blake

FREEPORT — Corliss “Collie” A. Blake, 79, of Freeport, passed away on February 14, 2012 at MidCoast Hospital in Brunswick with his blended family by his side. More...

Barbara K. Wilson

HARPSWELL — Barbara K. Wilson went to be with her love, Roy W. Wilson on Valentines Day, 2012. More...

Phyllis Tuttle Osborn

HARPSWELL — Phyllis Tuttle Osborn, age 96, died peacefully on February 10, 2012 at the home of her daughter Janet Davis in Harpswell. More...

Darlene R. Libby

BOWDOINHAM — Darlene R. Libby, 72, of the Post Rd. died after a short illness on Monday, February 13, 2012 at Central Maine Medical Center, Lewiston. More...

Robert Card

BRUNSWICK — Robert Card, 82, of 12 Stone Street, died Thursday, February 8, 2012 at Maine Medical Center. More...

Pauline Mary Bennett

BATH — Pauline Mary Bennett (Polly/Gram), 71, of Bath went to be with the angels February 8th while surrounded by family. Born July 19, 1940 in Seboeis, Maine to parents Ruth Creamer and Cyrus Bennett. More...

Mary Ellen (Pender) Dill

GARDINER — Mary Ellen ( Pender) Dill, 74 of Brunswick Avenue passed away peacefully after a long illness on Wednesday, February 8th, 2012 at Marshwood Center in Lewiston. The daughter of Daniel and Julia Ann (Williams) Pender. More...

Jesse T. Duke

BATH — Jesse T. Duke, 51, of Bath lost his long and courageous fight on Wednesday, February 8th after a 2 year battle with cancer. More...

Margaret C. Manter

VEAZIE — Margaret Carpenter Manter, 88, of Veazie and Bar Island Milbridge, Maine died February 7, 2012, in Brunswick, Maine. She was born February 20, 1923 in Providence, Rhode Island, daughter of the late George W. More...

Disabled ski champ Jill Kinmont Boothe dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jill Kinmont Boothe, the skiing champion who became a painter and a teacher after she was paralyzed during a race and was the subject of a book and two Hollywood films, has died. She was 75. More...