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Stephen J. Waite (1950-2017)(8)

January 16, 2017

ROCKLAND – Stephen Joseph Waite, 67, passed away at his home in Rockland on Monday, Jan. 9, 2017. Born in Farmington on Jan. 12, 1950, he was the son of Joseph Norbert and Glynnese Eve (Farrington) Waite. He attended local Farmington schools and graduated from Farmington High School in 1968. After graduating he enlisted in the […]

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Memorial service for Kevin A. Johnson Jan. 21

OAKLAND – A Masonic Service with military honors will be held for Kevin Arthur Johnson (5/3/70-12/15/16) on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, at the Messalonskee Masonic Lodge located at 21 Oak St. in Oakland. The family invites everyone downstairs after the ceremony for refreshments and to share memories.

Beatrice M. Bess (1937-2016)

SKOWHEGAN – Beatrice M. (Ward) Bess, 79, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016 at Cedar Ridge Center surrounded by her family. She was born on Oct. 16, 1937 in Guilford, the daughter of Archie E. and Mildred C. (Norton) Ward. On May 28, 1955, she married Charles F. Bess, Jr. Skowhegan. She worked for […]

Russell J. Marquis, Jr. (1950-2017)

CLINTON – Russell “Russ” J. Marquis, Jr., 66, passed away peacefully at his home on Jan. 4, 2017 surrounded by his family and friends who loved him dearly. He was born on March 9, 1950 in Brunswick, the son of Russell E. And Gabriel (Rodrigue) Marguis. He was employed as a supervisor from 1974 to […]

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