Obituaries

Karen Hart Anthony

Falmouth, ME - Karen Hart Anthony died peacefully at the Legacy Memory Care Unit of Ocean View, Falmouth, Maine, on April 27, 2017 at the age of 76.  Karen was born October 1, 1940, the daughter of Lauren and Ruth Hart. She grew up in Lanham, Maryland and attended Bladensburg High School. She attended Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, for two years and then transferred to the University of Connecticut in Storrs, Connecticut from which she graduated in 1962. She was hired by AT&T Long Lines division in White Plains, New York, where she worked as a computer programmer. In...

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Daniel B. Soule

Daniel B. Soule

Yarmouth, ME – Daniel B. Soule, 66, of Yarmouth died on April 26, 2017 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough.  He was born in Portland, ME on December 8, 1960 a son of the late Merton Lovell & Elizabeth Josephine (Blake) Soule.  He attended local area schools and went on to the University of Maine Farmington with a Bachelor’s in Education, Minoring in History.  Daniel spent twenty-five years as the 7th Grade Social Studies teacher at Freeport Middle School, also coaching Soccer, Basketball and Softball.  He also spent thirty-two years at Maine Medical Center, working in the Emergency...

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Rose Ann (Russo) Goodell

Rose Ann (Russo) Goodell

Portland, ME -- Rose Ann Goodell, 81, of Portland passed away peacefully surrounded by her three children at Mercy Hospital on Saturday, April 22, 2017 after years of declining health.  She was born in Portland, ME on November 27, 1935 a daughter of the late Nicholas & Antoinette (Candelmo) Russo.  In your younger days Rose was a vibrant, charismatic woman who was passionate about traveling and fortunate enough to visit Paris, Greece, Egypt and many states out west. She volunteered with refugees from Afghanistan in the 1980’s helping them settle into new homes in Portland. She even opened an Afghan...

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Brian Fitzgerald

Brian Fitzgerald

West Bath, ME - Brian Fitzgerald, longtime resident of West Bath, passed away peacefully at Maine Medical Center, with his son by his side on April 11, 2017.  Brian was born at Bath Memorial Hospital on August 26, 1950 to Eunice and Wilson Fitzgerald and raised in West Bath. Brian spent his early life outside of Maine, joining the Navy where he spent two years as a radio mechanic on helicopters. During his time in the Navy, he was awarded the National Defense Service Medal for serving during the Vietnam War and the Navy Unit Commendation Ribbon.  After leaving the...

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Donald P Cormier

Donald P Cormier

Biddeford, ME – Donald P. Cormier, 70, of Biddeford, ME died on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at his home.  He was the partner of Bonnie Jensen. He was born in Portland, ME on February 3, 1947 a son of the late Donat C. & Rose V. (Da’Lonzo) Cormier.  He attended local area schools, including Portland High School, where he excelled at basketball. In 1965 he enlisted in the US Navy and served his country with honor. Don worked for over thirty years at JJ Nissen Baking Company in Portland and retired just prior to the company moving to Biddeford.  He...

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