Portland Obituaries

Portland Obituaries

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  • 6 hrs ago | via Greenwich Citizen 

    Leon Gorman, LL Bean's grandson and company leader, ...

    In this Monday, April 12, 1999 file photo, Leon Gorman, president of L.L. Bean, speaks to reporters, in Portland, Maine. Gorman, a grandson of L.L. Bean, who led a modernization of his family's outdoor clothing and gear retail business after the founder's death, died Thursday, Sept.


  • 9 hrs ago | via Norwalk Citizen News 

    LL Bean stores in Freeport to close for leader's mem...

    In this May 1999 file photo, Leon A. Gorman sits outside one of the company's stores in Freeport, Maine. Gorman, a grandson of L.L. Bean, who led a modernization of his family's outdoor clothing and gear retail business after the founder's death, died Thursday, Sept.


  • Thursday | via Sun Journal 

    Leon Gorman, longtime L.L. Bean head, dies at 80

    Leon Gorman, a grandson of L.L. Bean who led a modernization of his family's outdoor clothing and gear retail business after the founder's death, died Thursday at his home in Yarmouth. He was 80. Gorman led the Maine-based company as CEO or chairman for 46 years before retiring from L.L. Bean as chairman of the board in 2013.


  • Tuesday Sep 1 | via WMTW-TV Auburn 

    A vigil for awareness, Sagadahoc goes smoke free: 8 ...

    Hundreds march for overdose awareness, Sagadahoc County goes smoke free and could the Deflategate be over today? Here are the 8 Things You Need to Know for September 1, 2015. EARLY TOMORROW MORNING.


  • Monday Aug 31 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Spike in overdose deaths sets new tone for Portland ...

    Marchers hold signs and candles in remembrance of those lost to drug addiction during a vigil Monday night in Portland. Buy Photo Lighted paper bags stand as memorials to those lost at a drug overdose victims' vigil in Portland's Monument Square Monday night.


  • Saturday Aug 29 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Roberta F. Sherman

    Roberta F. Sherman, 84, passed away August 27, 2015 at her Woodland residence with her family by her side following a long and hard fought battle with lung cancer. She was born in Bath June 19, 1931 the daughter of the late Cecil Amos and Harriet Maud Doughty Sr. She attended the Chebeague Island School and in 1962 she married Earl Sherman.


  • Friday Aug 28 | via Noozhawk 

    Alice Wheeler Koster, 1927-2015

    On Aug. 18, 2015, Alice Wheeler Koster went home to be with the Lord and is now resting in the loving arms of Jesus Christ our savior. She had three siblings: Morton, John,and Eleanor.


  • Wednesday Aug 26 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Vivian Nelson Kaul

    Vivian Kaul, age 79, passed away peacefully on August 25, 2015 in the arms of her daughter after an extremely long battle with Frontotemporal Dementia. Vivian graduated from Deering High School, Portland, ME class of 1953.


  • Wednesday Aug 19 | via The Item Extra 

    Jeremy Eschelbacher

    Jeremy Eschelbacher, 44, husband of Betsy , and father of Merri, Will, Ollie and Eliot, of Berlin, died suddenly Monday, Aug. 17. He is also survived by his parents, Roz and Michael Eschelbacher of Swampscott; his sister, Liza Greenwald of Brunswick, Maine; and his brother, Andrew Eschelbacher of Portland, Maine.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to the Jeremy Eschelbacher Memorial Scholarship, c/o Grafton High School, 24 Providence Road, Grafton, MA 01519. STAFF CIVIL ENGINEER Immediate opening for a staff civil engineer for growing environmental and civil construction firm located in Worcester, MA.


  • Tuesday Aug 18 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Amelia "Amy" (Mehos) Brown

    Amelia "Amy" Brown, 93, died of natural causes on August 18, 2015 at Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine. Amy was born on August 30,1921 in Boston, Massachusetts the oldest daughter of the late Harry and Asimo Mehos.


  • Wednesday Aug 5 | via The Ephrata Review 

    Dr. Richard H. Kimball, 93, Ephrata, WWII vet, Rutge...

    Born in Portland, Maine, a son of the late William W. and Helen Kimball Sr., his wife of 61 years, Joan I. Kimball, died Jan. 17, 2014. Richard was vice president of Prudential Insurance Co., Newark, N.J.; and a professor at Rutgers University.


  • Aug 4, 2015 | via Capital Weekly 

    Barbara T. Penney

    Barbara T. Penney, also known to many as "Meme," passed away unexpectedly July 26, 2015, at Maine Medical Center in Portland due to complications following heart surgery. She was born Feb. 27, 1941, in Quincy, Mass to William Richard and Addie May Wingate Thissell.


  • Jul 30, 2015 | via Capital Weekly 

    Barbara T. Penney notice

    Barbara T. Penney, 74, died unexpectedly July 26, 2015, at Maine Medical Center in Portland. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, Aug. 7, at Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland.


  • Jul 30, 2015 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Manion, Mary Elizabeth

    MARY ELIZABETH MANION, 72 AUBURNDALE - Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Manion, age 72, of Auburndale, passed away on July 28, 2015, at Winter Haven Hospital. She was a 'trooper', having battled and conquered many serious health conditions and has gone home for eternal rest with Our Heavenly Father.


  • Jul 28, 2015 | via Herald Gazette 

    Helen E. Upper

    Helen E. Upper, 94, passed away Friday, July 24, 2015, in Camden. Born Helen Elizabeth Jones, she was the first child of Helen and Richard Jones of Peabody, Mass., and older sister of Richard Hardy Jones.