Alumni In Memoriam Archive


  • Sadie "Sally" Devine Brown '41

    Sadie I. “Sally” Brown, 97, of Fryeburg, died early Monday morning, Nov. 26, 2018 at Bella Point in Bridgton.
  • John Steadman '63

    John Bradley Steadman passed away Nov. 22, 2018, at Bridgton Health & Residential Care Center Bridgton, Maine, after several years of declining health due to Parkinson’s syndrome.
  • Sandra Quincy Fox '61

    Sandra Mae Fox, 76, of Fryeburg, Maine, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, at Fryeburg Healthcare Center. 
  • Ernest "Ernie" Smith '46

    Ernest “Ernie” Walter Smith, 89 of Fryeburg, Maine, passed away on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at the Hospice House in Auburn, Maine.
  • Samuel Roberts '49

    Samuel E. Roberts, 87, of Nobleboro, passed away peacefully at LincolnHealth – Miles Campus on Nov. 6 after a lengthy illness. He was born on Nov. 18, 1930 in Damariscotta to Francis and Dorothy Erskine Roberts.
  • William J. True '52

    William J. True, 84, of Denmark, died peacefully on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018, at his home surrounded by his family.
  • Donald C. Page '57

    Donald (Don) C. Page passed away October 19, 2018, at 80 years old.
  • Jean Gordon Gagnon '93

    Jean Louise Gordon Gagnon, 43, of Albany, New Hampshire, passed away at Mineral Spring Nursing Home on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, after a 19-year battle with brain cancer.
  • David Bowles '53

    David A. Bowles, 83, passed away peacefully at his home on Tuesday morning, Oct. 9, 2018.
  • Elizabeth Baker Wheaton '47

    Elizabeth Ann Wheaton, known as Betty by the many who loved her, was born in Melrose, Massachusetts on February 25, 1928.  After 25 moves and over 90 years of making others smile, Betty finally moved to a permanent, heavenly address on October 1, 2018.
  • Sylvia Shaw Lydick '43

    Sylvia S. Lydick, 92, of Raymond Cape, and formerly of Prides Corner in Westbrook, died peacefully Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 at Birchwoods at Canco in Portland.
  • Winston C. Jones '69

    Winston C. Jones of Quincy, and formerly of East Boston, passed away on September 22, 2018. 
  • Margaret "Maggie" Black '69

    Maggie Black, age 67, passed away at the Mercy Hospital Hospice Center in Portland on Tuesday, September 11, 2018.
  • Carlton E. “Pickle” Magee ’66

    Carlton E. Magee known to most as “Pickle” passed away on September 7, 2018, at Maine Medical Center with his wife by his side, at the age of 70.
  • James R. LaCasce '52

    James R. LaCasce, 84, died as the result of an accident September 7, 2018, in Dover-Foxcroft. 
  • Ralph Clifford "Woody" Woodward '48

    A life rich and full ended Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018. Ralph Clifford "Woody" Woodward of East Conway, N.H., passed away at Mineral Springs in North Conway, N.H., at the age of 88.
  • Jackson Perkins '52

    Jackson E. Perkins, 83, passed on July 31, 2018 at Bridgton Health Care. 
  • Lucas Spencer '15

    Luke left us suddenly July 28th, 2018. He was taken way too young having just turned 21.
  • Melvin Eastman '61

    Melvin Eastman, 75 of Fryeburg, died peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family on July 28, 2018. Melvin was born on January 9, 1943 in North Conway, New Hampshire.
  • Lillian Bisbee Banfill '43

    Lillian Bisbee Banfill, born to Beulah Abbott Bisbee and Wilbur Bisbee at home in Tuftonboro, N.H. on September 22, 1925 passed away on Friday, July 20, 2018.
  • Percy Edward Coombs '46

    Percy Edward Coombs, 89, of Fryeburg passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 17 at Central Maine Medical Center with his family by his side
  • James W. Gain '70

    James W. “Jim” Gain, 66, passed away after a short illness on June 25, 2018, with his family by his side.

  • Stephanie Davis '66

    Stephanie was born in Portland Maine on April 5, 1947 and passed away on July 3, 2018.
  • Cathyne "Coffee" May Dunham Hopler '71

    Cathyne "Coffee" May Dunham Hopler, 65, of Newburgh, Maine, passed away peacefully at her home after a short battle with cancer with her husband and loved ones by her side.
  • Anne Fides MacArthur '46

    Anne F. MacArthur (90) died Friday evening, June 29, 2018 after a period of declining health.
  • Roger F. Johnson '74

    Roger (R. J.) Johnson, The Legend, aka the self-appointed mayor of South Chatham, left all of us who knew and loved him in an ATV accident on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at age 62, living as wild and crazy as he always did.
  • Francis E. Flanagan '72

    Francis E. Flanagan, age 63, of East Conway, NH, was taken away unexpectedly to be with our Lord at his home due to complications of a long-term illness that he courageously fought and lost the battle to on June 11, 2018
  • Charles Allan Trumbull '56

    Charles Allan Trumbull, 79, a lifelong resident of Fryeburg, passed away on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at the Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston after a short illness with his family by his side.
  • Jeremy E. Day Furlong '00

    Jeremy E. Day Furlong '00 passed away at the age of 36 on June 3, 2018 due to complications from Diabetes Tye I. He was born February 11, 1982.
  • Joan Burgess Brown '49

    She was born in Belfast, Maine, to Inza and Harold “Doc” Burgess in 1931.
  • Ronald W. Hill '49

    Ronald Wentworth Hill, 85, of New London, NH, passed away with family at his side Thursday, May 3, 2018 at the NH Veterans Home in Tilton.
  • Michael Hatch '79

    He was born on Nov. 16, 1960, in North Conway, NH, a son of Leonard L. and Rita Ann (McGinnis) Hatch.
  • Albert J. Fox '62

    Albert J. Fox, 74, of Stoneham, died unexpectedly, Thursday, Apr. 5, 2018. 
  • Beryl Bassett Hull '45

    Beryl Edwina (Bassett) Hull of Braintree passed away on April 1, 2018, at Seasons Hospice, Randolph, after a long illness. 
  • Bryce P. Nelson '08

    Bryce Patrick Nelson, 28, of Brownfield, Maine, left this world, unexpectedly on March 31, 2018. 
  • Pauline Graves Benson '51

    Pauline P. "Polly" Benson, 84, a longtime resident of Bridgton, Maine, passed away on Friday, March 2, 2018, at Bridgton Health Care Center.
  • Mary Ann Jones Waldron '59

    Mary was born on January 31, 1942 and passed away on Tuesday, February 13, 2018.
  • Timothy J. Barker '66

    Timothy J. Barker, 69, of Stoneham, died unexpectedly, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 at his family homestead in Stoneham.
  • Dr. Phillip A. Cole '50

    Dr. Phillip A Cole, 86, of Cape Elizabeth, passed away on Feb. 8, 2018, following a long illness. 
  • Clifford E. Manchester '41

    Clifford Earl Manchester of Ithaca, NY returned to his heavenly home on Monday, January 22, 2018 at the age of 93.
  • William M. Pitman '55

    William Merle Pitman, 80, a lifelong resident of South Chatham, died peacefully Monday, Jan. 22, 2018 at the Pinerock Manor in Warner with family at his bedside.
  • Theda Stearns Gilman '48

    Theda Stearns Gilman passed away after a short illness on January 17, 2018 at 88 years of age. She was born on December 25, 1929 in Lovell, Maine.

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