February 19, 2013 RSS feed / Obituaries

Barbara Benbow Scherer Sargent

BATH — Barbara left us during a blizzard, February 8, 2013. Born January 14, 1921 in New York City, Barbara married the Reverend Martin Van Buren Sargent, a Congregational Minister, September 29, 1944 at The Riverside Church in Manhattan. More...

Ralph “Ralphie Jr.” Williams

FREEPORT — Ralph A. Williams, Jr., 67, of Freeport, died Tuesday February 12, 2013 at Maine Medical Center in Portland after a period of declining health. He was born on May 2, 1945 in Freedom, a son of Myrtie (Curtis) and Ralph A. More...

Virginia Mae Mitchell

WEST BATH — Virginia Mae Mitchell, formerly of West Bath, passed away at the Midcoast Senior Health Center on January 31, 2013. More...

DEATH NOTICES

Barbara Benbow Sargent BRUNSWICK — Barbara Benbow Sargent, 92, of Bath, passed away Feb. 8, 2013, in Brunswick. Private services will be held at a later date. Arrangements under the care of Direct Cremation of Maine, Belfast. Stephen W. More...

Co-creator of ‘Underdog’ cartoon dies

BOSTON (AP) — The cocreator of the cartoon “Underdog,” the mild-mannered shoeshine boy who turned into a caped superhero to rescue his girlfriend, Sweet Polly Purebred, has died. William Watts Biggers was 85. More...

Charles B. “Chuck” Doyle

FORT WORTH, TX — Charles B. "Chuck" Doyle passed peacefully into the everlasting arms of our Lord on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, in Fort Worth. A memorial service was at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, at Biggers Funeral Home. More...

SERVICE NOTICE

Rosemarie Merrill

BRUNSWICK — Services for Rosemarie Merrill, 70, originally scheduled for last Saturday, have been rescheduled for this Saturday, Feb. 16 at 4 p.m. at the Brunswick Seventh-day Adventist Church, Maine Street. More...

Therese “Terry” C. Dudak

HARPSWELL — Therese “Terry” C. Dudak, age 72, of Bailey Island, Maine formerly of Gilbert, Pa. passed away Sunday, February 9, 2013, at the home of her daughter in Stroudsburg, Pa. More...

Douglas W. Stilphen

BRUNSWICK — Douglas W. Stilphen, 60, of Brunswick, passed away on Jan. 26, 2013. Burial will be in the spring at Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Augusta, Maine. More...

Judith A. Hebert

WISCASSET — Judith A. Hebert, 65, of Willow Lane died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at Maine Medical Center in Portland. Arrangements will be announced by Daigle Funeral Home, 819 High St., Bath. More...

Terri Lee Brewer Gomes

BATH — Terri Lee Brewer Gomes, 57, of Green Acres, 145 New Meadows Road B-23, West Bath, died February 13, 2013, at Mid Coast Hospital. She was born in Boothbay Harbor on March 20, 1955, the daughter of Larraine Smith and John Brewer Sr. More...

R. Bruce Stedman

WESTPORT ISLAND — R. Bruce Stedman, retired Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations, died peacefully at his home on Westport Island, Maine on February 2, 2013. Born in St. More...

Robert T. McClure Sr.

LITCHFIELD — Robert T. McClure Sr., age 86, of South Adams Road died Wednesday, February 13, 2013, at the Mid Coast Senior Health Center. He was born in Malden, MA on April 1, 1926 the son of Alan and Nellie Brennan McClure. More...

Frances E. Gardner

BRUNSWICK — Frances E. Gardner, 77, resident of Minat Avenue in Brunswick died Monday, February 11, 2013 at her home surrounded by family. She was born August 16, 1935 in Brunswick, a daughter of Frederick and Mertie (Landers) Shepard. More...

Carrie Elizabeth Shaw Day

BATH — Carrie Elizabeth Shaw Day, age 106, passed away peacefully on February 13, 2013, at Sunnybrook Village in Brunswick. She was born in Brunswick on April 27, 1906, daughter of Frederick Payne Shaw and Annie Bartlett (Toothaker) Shaw. More...

Perley E. Anderson

PORTLAND — Perley E. Anderson, 81, of Yarmouth, passed away on Thursday, January 31, 2013, at Mercy Hospital. More...

DEATH NOTICE

Dale A. Fussell

BATH — Dale A. Fussell, 64, of Bath died in Bath on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013. A Celebration of Life will be held for Dale on Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 4:30 p.m. at the Neighborhood Cafe, United Church of Christ, 150 Congress Ave., Bath. More...

Muriel Bamforth Lebel

BRUNSWICK — Muriel (Mickey) Bamforth Lebel, 89, of Brunswick passed away peacefully with her family by her side on February 9, 2013 after a long illness. More...

Carrie Elizabeth Shaw Day

BATH — Carrie Elizabeth Shaw Day, age 106, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, at Sunnybrook Village in Brunswick. Arrangements will be announced by Daigle Funeral Home. More...