Portland Obituaries

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  • Sunday Nov 23 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Murray H. Sweetser

    Murray Howard Sweetser, 84, formerly of Portland, Bangor & Brewer passed away peacefully at his home in Florida on November 4th, 2014. He was born in Portland on May 6th, 1930, the son of Harry P. & Florence Smith Sweetser.

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  • Friday Nov 21 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette 

    Stephen Scott

    Southborough - Scott, 73 Southborough - Stephen Gorham Scott, 73, of Southborough, passed away peacefully on November 10, 2014 in his home surrounded by loved ones after a courageous battle with lung cancer. Born in Portland, ME to Gorham Hopkins and Nora Scott, his early years were divided between Cape Elizabeth, ME and New Canaan, CT.

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  • Friday Nov 21 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Maurice William Villano Sr.

    He was born Aug. 9, 1926, in Hartford, Connecticut, the son of the late Dominick and Julia Villano. He is survived by his wife, Diann McVey, of State College, and was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Morris Hutchins, of Portland, Maine.

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  • Tuesday Nov 18 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    GAUDET, WILLIAM "BILL"

    WILLIAM 'BILL' GAUDET, 79 State of Florida WINTER HAVEN - Mr. William 'Bill' Gaudet, age 79, died of heart failure Saturday, November 15, 2014. Born in Portland, Maine, on Nov. 20, 1934, he came to Winter Haven from there in 1986.

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  • Friday Nov 14 | via NewsandSentinel.com 

    Dorothy H. Blankenbuehler

    Dorothy was a loving wife, mother, and pre-school teacher. She was a member of St. Luke Lutheran Church in Cabot, LWML, Pittsburgh Lutheran Chorus, Concordia Haven Choirs.

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  • Wednesday Nov 12 | via Sun Journal 

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    Nearly 200 people gathered in Portland's Longfellow Park on Tuesday night for a vigil to remember the six people who died this month just a short walk away in what was Maine's deadliest fire in four decades. The 20-24 Noyes St. blaze has tested the city on multiple levels.

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  • Tuesday Nov 11 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Nearly 200 people gather for vigil in honor of Portl...

    Laurie Whittemore, a chaplain with the American Red Cross, lights the last of seven candles during a Tuesday night vigil before reading off the names of the six people who died in a 20-24 Noyes St. fire in Portland 10 days earlier. Nearly 200 people attended a vigil Tuesday night in Longfellow Park in Portland, not far from where a Nov. 1 fire claimed the lives of six people.

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  • Tuesday Nov 11 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Noralene R. Porter

    Noralene R. Porter, 66, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Nov. 10, 2014 in Patten. She was born Aug. 23, 1948 in Patten, the daughter of Clint and Ardean Porter.

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  • Tuesday Nov 11 | via Nashoba Publishing Online 

    Say 'thank you,' it means so much

    Veterans Day is a day to remember those who served our country, both those who returned and those who did not. Across the nation, on Nov. 11 at 11 a.m., veterans and civilians honored the sacrifices made by America's military men and women.

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  • Tuesday Nov 11 | via Herald Gazette 

    Frank E. Parker

    Frank E. Parker, loving son, brother, husband, father, uncle, papa and friend, passed away with family by his side, Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. Frank met his death as he lived his life, honorably and without fear.

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  • Tuesday Nov 11 | via Herald Gazette 

    Ann H. Hall

    With deep and abiding sadness, the family and many friends of Ann Hardy Hall mourn her passing on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, at the Gosnell Hospice House in Scarborough. Mom, Ann, Annie graced the world with abundant love, a radiant smile, an infectious sense of humor, and a playfulness and youthfulness that defied her 83 years.

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  • Monday Nov 10 | via Patch.com 

    Zita Cullinane Hornidge Of Pine Beach Dies At 91

    Courtesy of Mastapeter Funeral Home: Zita C. Hornidge, 91, of Pine Beach died on Nov. 9, at home with her family. Born in Portland, Maine, she taught school for 25 years in both the Toms River and Central Regional School systems before retiring in 1994.

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  • Friday Nov 7 | via Recordpub.com 

    Gary C. Jones

    He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Jones; daughters, Vanessa Johnson of Rockwood, PA and Dawn Hamrick of Mogadore; step children, Sue White of Kent, Joe Habraken of Portland, ME, and Pete Habraken of Stow; nine grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.

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  • Friday Nov 7 | via Republican Journal 

    Melody W.Pease

    Nov. 7, 2014, another angel was received in Heaven. Melody W. Pease, six and a half week old, daughter of Amy-Sue Pease and Jared Nickerson, lost her fight to be with us all.

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  • Wednesday Nov 5 | via CBS Local 

    Sixth Person Dies In Maine House Fire

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  • Tuesday Nov 4 | via WSET-TV Lynchburg 

    6th person dies of injuries from Maine fire

    By CALVIN WOODWARD Associated Press Above all else, what's at stake in Tuesday's midterm elections is control of the U.S. Senate. By CALVIN WOODWARD Associated Press Above all else, what's at stake in Tuesday's midterm elections is control of the Senate.

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  • Monday Nov 3 | via Bangor Daily News 

    John M. Shook

    John M. Shook, 65, died peacefully with his loving family by his side on Oct. 24, 2014. John was born in Portland on August 18, 1949, the son of James and Rachael Shook.

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  • Monday Nov 3 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Friends plan fundraiser for families of Portland fir...

    Friends and neighbors of the victims of a deadly house fire on Noyes Street early Saturday morning are organizing a fundraiser Saturday to help the victims' families. Nedra Wheeler, a neighbor and friend of those who died in the fire, said she and other friends of the five fire victims will hold a benefit event from noon to midnight Saturday at the yoga studio A Space for Grace , at 1 Marginal Way.

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  • Saturday Nov 1 | via Republican Journal 

    Faye L. Webster

    Faye L. Webster, 74, passed away Oct. 20, 2014, with her loving family by her side. She was born Sept.

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  • Friday Oct 31 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Della Claire Gagnon

    Della C. Gagnon passed away on Thursday October 30, 2014 at South Portland Nursing Home surrounded by family. She was born September 1, 1919 the daughter of "Ned" Edouard and Alice 'Page' Bois.

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