Lisbon Falls, ME – Sarah Ann (Senz) Williams 71 of Lisbon Falls passed away on Friday, August 3, 2018 at Mid-Coast Hospital after a long battle with cancer. She was the wife of Edward T. Williams. (Passed) August 26, 2013.
She was born in Lodi, Ohio on November 26, 1946. A daughter of the late Gordon Joseph Senz and Opal Frances (Norris) Senz. Sarah grew up in Ohio and Maine. And had a great love for her Lord.
She married Edward on March 27, 1971 and celebrated their 42nd wedding anniversary before his passing.
Sarah worked as a waitress in the 76 Truck Stop while living in Ohio and worked at Eastland Shoe for many years. She retired from Eastland Shoe and began to babysit her many grandchildren.
She enjoyed knitting, watching her stories on TV, spending time with her sister Olive at Beano and her yearly visits with family in Ohio. Sarah also enjoyed working at the Riverside Flea Market in Lisbon where she ran a food stand with her late husband.
Sarah is survived by her five children; James Williams and his wife Maria of Bowdoin, Fred Williams of Lisbon, Susan Wallace and boyfriend Timothy Ward of Harpswell, Frances Jasmuzek and her husband Dan of Lisbon, Tammy Washburn and her husband Randall of Lisbon Falls.
She also leaves 23 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren, as well as 3 sisters, Olive Austin, Cyndie Parrish and Joyce Farnham, and 1 brother James Senz.
She is also the sister of the late Gordon J. Senz, Arthur Senz, Ruth Grimwood and Thelma Senz, and great grandmother of the late Sarah Ann Marie Peterson and Damian Levi Biron and stepmother to the late John Williams.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 12 noon at the North Monmouth Community Church, 151 North Main Street, North Monmouth.
In lieu of flowers, donations to help with Sarah’s final expenses can be sent to:
49 Main St, Apt #2,
Lisbon Falls, ME 04252
The Patrick Dempsey Center in memory of Sarah Williams.
Hallowell, ME - Elaine Delores MacPhee Greenleaf, a Resident of the Woodlands in Hallowell, passed away peacefully at the age of 81 after a brief illness.
Elaine was preceded in death by her parents Julius “Bud” and Sylvia “Sam” MacPhee of Litchfield and her beloved partner of 22 years, Sam Sicona.
Elaine is survived by her brother Eric MacPhee and his partner Linda Phillips of California, her son Randall and wife Tammy Greenleaf of Litchfield and her daughter Andrea and wife Norma Poudrier of North Carolina, her grandchildren Jennifer and husband Craig Bonn of Brunswick, Jessica Greenleaf of Litchfield, and Catherine Greenleaf and partner Eric Brown of West Gardiner, two great grandchildren Scarlett and Josephine Bonn of Brunswick and numerous Nieces and Nephews.
Elaine recently returned to Maine from Florida. Prior to living in Florida, she was a resident of Litchfield. She was married to Victor R. Greenleaf in 1957 for 32 years.
She graduated from Gardiner High School in 1955. One of her proudest moments, was as a Majorette for the Gardiner Tigers HS Band. She worked as a Clerk for the District Court in Augusta for many years.
One of Elaine’s favorite things to do was to travel the U.S. as well as the Panama Canal with her partner Sam. She loved all animals, especially her grand dogs.
A Celebration of Her Life will be held at the Highland Avenue United Methodist Church in Gardiner on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 11:00 AM. Refreshments will be served following the Service.
In lieu of flowers, the Family is requesting that donations be made to the Kennebec Humane Society.
Westbrook, ME - Timothy M. Crellin, born in Detroit, MI, passed away peacefully at his home on July 28, 2018 after years of battling Parkinson’s Disease.
Tim was the beloved husband and life partner of Tina Crellin for 28 years. He is survived by his sons, Matthew Crellin, Sean Crellin, and Ryan Dumond; daughter, Jamie Dumond; and brothers, Charles Crellin and David Crellin.
A longtime resident of Westbrook, ME, Tim lived in various places across the US and traveled extensively throughout his life. He was equally at home whether he was in Dallas, Santa Barbara, Maui, June Lake, Anchorage or Westbrook.
Tim had a love of life and a passion for things he believed strongly in. He was a man of many adventures which led him down numerous career paths and endeavors. From Heli shot fire crew member in CA, surfer in Hawaii, executive career consultant, stay-at-home Dad for his children, Westbrook School Board Member for 8 years, equal rights advocate, to avid animal rescuer, Tim loved and lived it all to the fullest.
Donations in Tim’s name to the Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland and the Maine Parkinson Society are welcome and appreciated.
Per Tim’s wishes, no services will be held. Instead, a private celebration of his life for family and friends will take place at a later date.
Gorham, ME - Georgina L. (Germano) Johnson, 60, of Gorham, slipped peacefully into the arms of her Beloved Lord, on Thursday, August 2, 2018.
She was born June 22,1958 to Domenico Germano Jr and Julia M. Locke Germano and attended South Portland schools. For 25 years, Georgina worked as a nursing assistant caring for others, but her true calling was being a Mom. Georgina’s son Timothy Germano was the light of her life. Though he lives in a full care facility due to his disabilities, Georgina was always with him participating in his care and his life; always making sure “her boy” Timothy’s needs were met.
Her love and devotion to her son is an inspiration to all. Georgina was predeceased by her parents and her brother, Domenico Germano III. She is survived by her husband Jeffrey of 28 years, her son Timothy, who resides at the Barron Center, and her sisters Darcy Lydon and Jessica Parsons and their families. Georgina (Gigi, Georgie)’s love, kindness, smile and sense of humor will be missed.
Family and friends are welcome to attend a graveside service on Wednesday, August 8 at 11:00 a.m. at Brooklawn Memorial Park, 2002 Congress Street, Portland immediately followed by a Celebration of Life at the Barron Center, 1145 Brighton Ave Portland.
PORTLAND - Don V. Elliott, 75, passed away on Friday, July 13, 2018, at home in Portland. He was born in Portland on October 23, 1942, to the late Robert F. Sr. and Belva P. (Taylor) Elliott of Windham. He was the youngest of five children and grew up in Windham. He married Janice Drew in 1971, and they lived in Westbrook and Gray for a short time and over forty years in Portland. He worked at Columbia Market, Cushman Baking, Highway Transport, the American Can Company for almost 10 years and then at J. J. Nissen Baking Company as a yardman for over 30 years.
He enjoyed driving semis, plowing with his 4 Runner, coffee with friends at McDonalds, his cats, reading, watching TV (especially the NCIS series), and playing cards.
He was predeceased by his brother Harold Elliott of Illinois and his sister Ella Cyr of New Jersey.
He is survived by his brother, Robert (Janet) Elliott of Raymond and his sister Stella Mitchell of Windham. He is survived by his wife Janice, son Carl, daughter Tammy, and his grandchildren Lindsey (all of Portland) and Christopher of Wisconsin; and many nieces and nephews, including special niece Pamela Merrill of Windham. Also, his cats Rusty and Mittens.
The Elliott family would like to thank the staff of VNA Home Health & Hospice, South Portland, for their care and support.
A graveside service will be held at a later date in Windham.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to Animal Refuge League, P. O. Box 336, Westbrook, ME 04098.