Cape Elizabeth, ME - Polly (Stone), 87, of Cape Elizabeth, ME and formerly of Montpelier, VT died on Sunday, December 17, 2016 in Scarborough, ME. She was the wife of Donald E. Barker.
She was born in Saxtons River, VT on July 7, 1929 a daughter of the late George H. & Helen (Goodspeed) Stone.
During the 1950's, Polly was the town accountant for Westminste, MA. She worked from 1963 - 1990 as the bookkeeper for Pink Shutter and finally ended her working career at Vermont Life Magazine from 1990 - 2006.
She was a direct descendent of the Mayflower and also was a member of the Vermont Philharmonic Choir. Polly also volunteered at local libraries throughout her life and greatly enjoyed crossword puzzles, antiquin, flea market selling and was a member of the Gormet Club.
Besides her husband she is survived by two daughters Heidi B. Maurais and her husband Victor of North Berwick, ME and Elizabeth B. Mongeon and her husband Jason of South Berwick, ME. She also leaves five grandchildren, Adrian G. Maurais, Andrew E. Maurais, Azline P. J. Maurais, Dean Mongeon and Lauren M. Mongeon. She was also the sister of the late Roger H. And Phillip Stone.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. At First Congregational Church, 161 Black Point Road, Scarborough, ME.
Burial will be private in North Andover, MA.
Portland, ME – Scott G. Hutchins, 51, of Portland died suddenly of natural causes on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at his home. He was the husband of Annette L. (Wilber) Hutchins.
He was born on October 20, 1965 in White River Junction, VT a son of Dorothy (Illsley) Hutchins of Quechee Gorge, VT and the late Bruce G. Hutchins. Scott grew up in Quechee Gorge, living in Freeport, ME to attend Pine Tree Academy during his high school years.
He worked Orthopaedic Associates in Portland for twenty years as a Certified Orthopaedic Technologist. He most recently worked for Maine Medical Partners Orthopaedic Trauma & Fracture Care.
Besides his wife of twenty nine years, Annette, he is survived by his son Matthew Maiorino of Manchester, NH and his daughter Julie A. Harvey and her husband Joseph of Portland. He also leaves five grandchildren Zackary, Payson, Leah, Chloe and Lexi as well as a brother Randall Hutchins and his wife Teresa of Litchfield, ME and a sister Heidi Hutchins and her partner Bridgette Lavalette of Quechee Gorge, VT and several nieces.
A private celebration of life will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory can be made to:
Ronald McDonald House
250 Brackett Street
Portland, ME 04102
Brunswick, ME - Linda (Lewis) Soucy, 78, passed away on Friday, December 23, 2016 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House after a long and courageous battle with Parkinson’s disease.
She was born on October 21, 1938 in North Yarmouth, ME to the late Charles and Mildred (Nickerson) Lewis. Linda attended Greely High School and has two brothers Howard & Norman Lewis and one sister Allie Morse.
Linda was married to Harold E. Hibbard Jr. of Pownal and had 5 sons: Harold, Charles, Jody, Tony and Stanley. She was predeceased by her husband Harold and her son Charles. Linda married Ernest Joseph Soucy of Rumford Maine and had four step daughters: Linda, Mary Ellen, Beverly and Brenda. They spent several years living in Rumford and then moved to Florida. Linda spent 18 years in Florida, where she made many close friends.
She loved to bake cookies and knit dish cloths, hats and mittens for friends and neighbors. A few years after Joe passed away; Linda moved back to Maine and lived with her son Jody. She spent the last 18 months living at Coastal Landing in Brunswick Maine, where she made many more friends.
Linda never complained about her pain or difficulties with Parkinson’s. She loved listening to stories told by her brothers and sons that involved hunting, fishing, game wardens and firefighting. She was an avid reader, loved to watch NASCAR, and having fun with family & friends. Linda has three grandchildren: Harold IV, Victoria, and Allison. She was a warm and friendly person who loved to laugh and have fun; she will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
A memorial service will be held at the First Parish Congregational Church, 461 Elmwood Road Pownal, ME on Saturday, January 7, 2016 at 11:00 am.
Windham, ME – Charles R. “Sonny” Enman Sr., 89, of Windham joined his wife Theresa on Christmas Day, Dec. 25, 2016.
He was born in Portland, ME on September 11, 1927 a son of the late Edward & Janetta (Casley) Enman. He grew up in Portland and attended local area schools before joining the Merchant Marines. Upon being honorably discharged, he married the “love of his life” Theresa C. DeMerritt on May 12, 1952. They spent 63 years together before her passing on February 28, 2016. Charles deeply missed his wife in his remaining days.
Sonny worked for several Portland businesses before his career of 40 years with Maine Central Railroad. He retired from the Portland Yard Terminal at Rigby Yard in 1977 due to health issues.
Sonny enjoyed the Horse Racing at Scarborough Downs, playing cards with family, boating and fixing the families vehicles. He especially enjoyed trips Prince Edward Island, Foxwoods, Atlantic City and Oxford Casino with his wife.
Charles was predeceased by his sister Marjorie Porter and his brother Albert Enman, with whom he shared many adventures with. He is survived by his five children Joyce Nielsen of Windham, Janet Cordier and her husband Kevin of Standish, Charles R. Enman Jr. and his wife Susan of Gorham, Joanne Palanza and her husband Richard of Naples and John Enman of Windham. He also leaves ten grandchildren and ten great grandchildren as well as his nephews and their families.
The family would like to extend a very special thank you to Dr. Charles Carpenter and his Associate Jeffrey, a sincere thank you to Terri Foster for her love and support and many thanks to Maine Medical Center and VNA Hospice.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral service on Thursday, December 29, 2016 at 10 a.m. at the Wilde Memorial Chapel in Evergreen Cemetery, 672 Stevens Ave. Portland. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery, South Portland, ME.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory can be made to an Animal Refugee League of your choosing.