Obituaries

Dorothy L. "Dot" (Griggs) Roberts

Dorothy L. "Dot" (Griggs) Roberts

Scarborough, ME.  Dorothy “Dot” L. (Griggs) Roberts, 81, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 17, 2019.  Dot was born an only child to Gertrude I. (Merrill) Griggs and Alfred J. Griggs on April 22, 1938 in Portland, Maine. She was the widow of Donald B. Roberts of Lisbon Falls, Maine. She was a graduate of Portland High School class of 1956, marrying shortly after graduation and started a family.  Dot loved being a mom and wife and for many years she lovingly and happily cared for her family, then started working for the Big Apple Stores in 1980.  Working in...

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Gary G. Jones Jr.

Gary G. Jones Jr.

Portland, ME - Gary G. Jones Jr., 34, of Portland, passed away on Tuesday, September 17, 2019. He was born August 5, 1985 in Portland, ME son of Wendy Morse-Baldwin (Ferrante) of Portland and Gary G. Jones, Sr. of South Portland, ME. He graduated from Deering High School, Class of 2003. He had many friends, loved playing sports, and had great athletic ability: Baseball, football, hockey (goalie)...Such a competitive player with love for the game. He enjoyed boating, tubing, four wheeling, swimming, biking and a serious video gamer. He briefly served in the US Army. He loved family vacations on...

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Ralph E.. Morrison Jr.

Ralph E.. Morrison Jr.

North Yarmouth, ME - Ralph Eugene Morrison Jr., 80, of North Yarmouth died on September 17, 2019.   Ralph was married to Audrey I Rogerson Morrison.  Ralph was born in Lubec, Maine, to Ralph E. Morrison Sr and Ann Wallace.  Ralph attended the local schools in Lubec.  Ralph and his family moved to Bar Harbor Maine when he was a teen and eventually moved to Kittery.  Ralph in his early years was employed by Portland area restaurants as a chef.  Ralph later continued employment as a custodian at Pineland Center, several Nursing facilities Portland Me, and then after retirement continued to...

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Marguerite F. (Wilson) Strout

Marguerite F. (Wilson) Strout

Freeport – Marguerite Strout, 99 years old, passed away peacefully at Hawthorne House in Freeport Maine on Thursday, September 12, 2019. She was the daughter of the late Raymond and Madeline Wilson and the wife of the late Arnold R. Strout. Marguerite “Peggy” was born in Sanford Maine and lived most of her adult life in Yarmouth and raised her family there. Peggy and Arnold moved to Surfside, SC upon retirement where Peggy remained after her husband’s death in 2002 until 2014 when she returned to Yarmouth. Peggy was predeceased by granddaughter, Rebecca Miller in 2009. Peggy held numerous clerical...

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George M. Couture

George M. Couture

George M Couture, 71, of Bowdoin passed away at home on Sunday September 9, 2019. He was born in Lewiston ME on October 14, 1947. He was the son of George F and Joanne (Bryus) Couture. He served two tours in Vietnam; to come home and meet the love of his life Linda, which he married on September 21, 1974 at his parents’ home in Bowdoin ME. George went on to make a legacy as a very well-known stone mason; he loved working with stone, his many flower gardens and trees, but what he loved most was his family. He...

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