Rockland Obituaries

Rockland Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Rockland, ME

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  • 9 hrs ago | via Herald Gazette 

    Robert Indiana, an internationally-known artist for ...

    Robert Indiana, an internationally-known artist for creations such as the LOVE image, died Saturday at the age of 89. Indiana died of respiratory arrest at his home and art studio on Vinalhaven named the Star of Hope. Indiana moved to the Penobscot Bay island of Vinalhaven in 1978, choosing to remove himself from the New York art world and settle in the island off Rockland in a Victorian-style building that had previously served as the Odd Fellows Lodge.

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  • 9 hrs ago | via Capital Weekly 

    Bradley D. Rackliff service

    A graveside service for Bradley D. "Butch" Rackliff, 59, who passed away Feb. 3, 2018, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, June 1, at Ocean View Cemetery, Route 73, South Thomaston. Arrangements are iwith Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, Rockland.

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  • 13 hrs ago | via Capital Weekly 

    Albertress A. Stearns

    Albertress Alma Stearns, 84, also of Camden, passed away peacefully May 18, 2018. She was born March 23, 1934, in Camden to George and Laura Randall.

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  • Wednesday May 16 | via Herald Gazette 

    Glenn J. Simmons

    Glenn Jeffrey Simmons passed away May 10, 2018, at Sussman House in Rockport. He passed on his 55th birthday.

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  • Monday May 14 | via Herald Gazette 

    Joseph O. Aube Jr.

    He was born in Rockland Feb. 24, 1943, the son of Ina Mahonen Aube and Joseph O Aube Sr. He attended Thomaston High School. He lived in and around Rockland most of his life.

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  • Monday May 14 | via Herald Gazette 

    Danny J. Wilshire

    Danny J. Wilshire, 59, passed away unexpectedly May 9, 2018, at Waldo County General Hospital in Belfast. He was born July 13, 1958, in Rockland to Richard T. Wilshire Sr. and Helen Wilshire.

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  • Monday May 14 | via Capital Weekly 

    Eileen Troester service

    A graveside committal service for Eileen Troester, 89, who died March 3, 2018, will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 22, at Achorn Cemetery, Old County Road, Rockland.

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  • Friday May 11 | via Herald Gazette 

    Raymond E. Withee service

    A graveside service for Raymond E. Withee, 76, who went to be with God Dec. 22, 2017, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 25, at Achorn Cemetery, Old County Road, Rockland. Arrangements are with Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, Rockland.

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  • Friday May 11 | via Herald Gazette 

    Gary W. Ames service

    A graveside service for Gary W. Ames, 68, who went to be with Jesus Jan. 13, 2018, will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, May 21, at Achorn Cemetery, Old County Road, Rockland. Arrangements are with Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, Rockland.

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  • Friday May 11 | via Herald Gazette 

    A. True Hall service

    A. True Hall, 87, longtime St. George resident, died peacefully April 25, 2018, at Knox Center for Long Term Care in Rockland. Family and friends are invited to visit from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 24, at Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland.

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  • Wednesday May 9 | via Capital Weekly 

    Hazel V. Malcolm

    Hazel Vera Malcolm, 92, died Monday, May 7, 2018, peacefully with the care of the excellent, compassionate staff at Pen Bay Medical Center, Rockport. Hazel was born in Dedham Jan. 24, 1926, to Ansel Jason Bragg and Abbie J. Allie.

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  • Monday May 7 | via The Martha's Vineyard Times 

    Barbara Jane Dugan

    Barbara was born in Rockland, Maine, on Nov. 18, 1929, to Maynard and Clara Porter. She and her family moved to Martha's Vineyard to help her father's brother run his restaurants when he took sick.

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  • Monday May 7 | via Capital Weekly 

    William R. McLain service

    A graveside service for William R. McLain, 84, formerly of Rockland, who passed away peacefully Dec. 8, 2017, will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, at Achorn Cemetery, Old County Road, Rockland. Arrangements are with Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, Rockland.

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  • Monday May 7 | via Capital Weekly 

    Marion B. Ames service

    A graveside service for Marion B. Ames, 96, who died peacefully Friday, April 20, 2018, at the Cushing Homestead, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Monday, May 14, at Achorn Cemetery in Rockland.

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  • Monday May 7 | via Capital Weekly 

    Frank D. Barrett service

    A memorial gathering with military honors for Frank D. Barrett, 91, who passed into Glory Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, May 18, at the Counce Cemetery in Warren. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make memorial donations in Frank's name to the Warren Free Public Library, 167 Western Road, Warren, ME 04864.

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  • Monday May 7 | via Herald Gazette 

    William S. Orne Jr. notice

    William S. Orne Jr., 70, passed away peacefully at home Saturday, May 6, 2018. An informal gathering will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 15, at Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland.

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  • Monday May 7 | via Capital Weekly 

    Re: Leona R. White

    Leona Ruth White, 66, passed away in the comfort of her home and with her family Thursday, April 26, 2018. Born Jan. 3, 1952, to parents Floyd Carter and Phyllis Winchenbach Carter in Damariscotta, Maine Leona went to Georges Valley High School and after high school she started raising her family and began her working career.

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  • Friday May 4 | via Herald Gazette 

    Brian P. Plourde service

    Brian P. Plourde, 57, a longtime Rockland resident, teacher, coach and community volunteer, died Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 6, at Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland.

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  • Tuesday May 1 | via Herald Gazette 

    Re: Louise A. Waldron Kinney ...

    Louise Angeline Waldron Kinney passed away peacefully three weeks shy of her 97th birthday March 12, 2018, after suffering a stroke. Louise was a beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt, friend, church and community member who lived life fully.

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  • Tuesday Apr 24 | via Herald Gazette 

    Donald E. Payson Jr.

    Donald E. Payson Jr., 68, passed away Monday, April 23, 2018, at Sussman House in Rockport after an extended illness. Born in Rockland Oct. 29, 1949, he was the son of Donald E. Sr. and Lucille R. Melvin Esancy Payson.

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