Obituaries

William H. "Bill" Dame

William H. "Bill" Dame

Yarmouth - William “Bill” H. Dame, 73, passed away peacefully with his loved ones by his side at Gosnell Memorial House in Scarborough on January 2, 2019 after a brief but courageous battle with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. He is predeceased by his wife Linda B. Dame. William was one of 7 children, born October 31, 1945 in Portland to Naomi E. Hanscom and Alfred O. Dame. Bill “duck” (as they called him in high school) graduated from Gorham High School with the class of 1964. He excelled in sports, often being mentioned in the newspaper for his athletic abilities especially...

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Paul Miller

Paul Miller

Augusta, ME - Paul Miller Jr., 59, died on January 14, 2019 at Maine General Hospital Augusta. He was born on November 1, 1959 to Paul Morrison Miller Sr. and Marjorie A (Levier) Childs, both of Portland ME.  Paul was self-employed as a handyman and could fix anything, he enjoyed working on cars and electronics. He was also employed at Harvey’s T.V for twenty years in Portland. He took good care of his mother; making sure she was able to get everywhere she desired or needed to go, such as the beauty shop and other shopping adventures.  Paul enjoyed gambling,...

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James C. Emery

James C. Emery

  Scarborough, ME - James C. Emery, 68, passed away after a long illness on Dec 31, 2018.   He was born in Portland on August 18, 1950 to Donald & Sonia Emery. He was a graduate of Scarborough High School and the New Brunswick Bible Institute, Woodstock, NB, Canada.   He was employed for many years first at Snow’s Canning and then Barber Foods before driving local delivery for Advance Auto Parts. Some may have known him for his times working at Sandy Cove Bible Camp in New Brunswick, Canada. Church was very important to him; he was very...

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Massamba N. Gisele

Massamba N. Gisele

Auburn, ME - Massamba Nzeza Gisele, 42, of Lewiston, ME passed away on Thursday December 13, 2018 at the Auburn Hospice House in Auburn.  She was the wife of Fredi Vay Vay.    She was born in Kinshasa, D.R. Congo on August 1, 1976 a daughter of Nzeza Ndopetolo and Mayi Ngunga.    Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral ceremony on Friday, January 18, 2019 from 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. at the United Bible Church, 41 College Street, Lewiston.   Burial will immediately follow at St. Peters Cemetery, 217 Switzerland Road, Lewiston, ME.  

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Charles D. Aceto

Charles D. Aceto

Standish, ME - Charles Donatello Aceto, 78, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, late on the evening of January 2, 2019 at his home in Standish.   In addition to his many beloved friends, Charlie leaves behind six loving children, including five daughters; Jean Fahey of Lovell, ME, Lisa Duffey of Rochester, NH, Nicole Harper of Meredith, NH, Maria Candage of Salt Lake City, UT, and Lucia Aceto-Babbitt of Windham, ME, and one son, Nick Aceto of Portland, ME. Charlie was an affable, dear friend to many and proud son of an Italian Immigrant mother and father, Thomas Aceto and...

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