Freeport, ME – Joan M. (Hurley) Haight, 83, of Freeport and formerly of North Yarmouth died on Saturday, April 16, 2016 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House. She was the wife of the late Robert L. Haight who died on January 24, 2006.
She was born in Holyoke, MA on June 16, 1932 a daughter of the late Helen Fitzgerald. She attended local area schools in Holyoke, graduating from Holyoke High School.
Joan spent many years working for New England Telephone as a Operator in between raising her children. She enjoyed knitting, sewing and playing Bingo.
She is survived by six children Charlie Haight and his wife Linda of North Yarmouth, ME; Barbara Veillette and her husband Michael of West Springfield, MA; David Haight and his wife Judy of Westfield, MA; Katie Williams and her husband Brian of Gray; Tom Haight and his wife Ann of Cumberland Foreside; Tim Haight and his wife Debbie of Naples. She also leaves fifteen grandchildren Robyn, Chuck, Bryan, Ryan, Michaela, Kelsey, Danielle, Mike, Tony, Bobby, David, Sarah, Hannah, TJ and Sean as well as six great grandchildren. She was also the mother of the late Jeffrey Haight who died on April 6, 2006 and Brian Haight who died in 1959.
Services will be private.
Portland, ME -- Janet P. (Mastroluca) Berry, 76, passed away on Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at Mercy Hospital. She was the wife of the late Edward Berry.
Janet was born in Portland, ME on August 27, 1939 a daughter of the late Antonia and Alice (Portios) Mastroluca. She attended local area schools and graduated from Portland High School.
She work for Porteous on Congress Street for a little while before becoming a full time, dedicated housewife and loving Mother.
Janet loved to cook; and when she wasn’t cooking she enjoyed eating at Parker’s. She also enjoyed going shopping.
She is survived by her daughter Lisa Berry of Portland, her son Steven Berry also of Portland and her grandson Joseph Berry of Gorham. She also leaves her siblings Theresa Belmore, Maddie Carrd, Donna Loring, Charles Mastroluca and her baby brother Roland Mastroluca. She will be sadly missed by all including her two best friends Mildred Loubier and Dorothy “Dot” Koutsivitis.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to help with her final expenses:
Lisa and Steven Berry
25 Shepherd Lane
Portland, ME 04103
Portland, ME – Robert R. Collins, 82, died on Friday, April 8, 2016, at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House.
He was born in Portland, ME on February 21, 1934 a son of the late Stuart R. & Elizabeth A. (Shelvey) Collins. He attended Portland schools and joined the US Marines at age 17.
Robert worked for Stove Foundry; repaired Televisions but most of all loved working as a master electrician.
He enjoyed camping, snowmobiling and going for long rides in the car; and towards the end he played a lot of bingo. He especially loved spending time with his family and was a gregarious person who loved telling stories.
He is survived by his children Catherine Brown, Laurie Lewis, Janet Hand, Gail Rice and her husband Mike and Sandra Grubb. He also leaves his grandchildren Matthew, Jason, Jessica, Michelle, Justin, Erica, Ashley, Melissa, Gabrielle, Nicholas and Christopher and eleven great grandchildren as well as his siblings Janice, Carol, Margaret, Muriel, Michael and John. He was also the brother of the late Donald Collins.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a graveside service on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. at Calvary Cemetery, Broadway, South Portland, ME.
Shapleigh, ME -- Herbert “Bert” Elmer Fellows passed away peaceful at home on April 12 2016 from a long illness. He was born in Boston, MA on November 2, 1949 to late Herbert and Dorothy (Fish) Fellows Sr. of Westford, MA.
Survived by his wife of 45 years Sandra (Freitas) Fellows of York County, ME. Children Karyn A. Doiron her husband Joshua and daughter Saige, Kristina L. Garrison her husband Eric and daughter Abigail and son Michael A. Fellows and son Logan Fellows. Also survived by brothers William P. Fellows his wife Katherine of Westford, MA, David B. Fellows his wife Joan of Winchendon, MA, sister Sandra Gladu her husband Raymond of Pelham, NH and sister-in-law Deborah Collins of Reading, MA. He also leaves behind many loving nieces and nephews.
Bert was a Navy Veteran serving during the Vietnam War on the U.S.S. Saratoga and Essex. He belonged to the Thomas W. Bazemore Chapter 19 for Disabled American Veterans in Sanford, ME.
A graveside service will be held on Friday, April 22, 2016 at 2 p.m. at the VA Cemetery in Springvale, ME. All welcome to attend.
Please consider donating to:
Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Memory of Herbert E. Fellows
Financial Management Branch
Building 31, Room 8A34
31 Center Drive, MSC 2540
Bethesda, MD 20892-2540
Yarmouth- Harriett Morrill (Ingerson), 76, passed away unexpectedly on April 6, 2016 at her home in Yarmouth. She was born in Pownal, a daughter of the late Harry and Alice Morrill. She attended Pownal Elementary and graduated from Freeport High School. She later married Lawrence Ingerson and they began raising family, having five children.
Harriett had a gift of gab. She loved to sing & dance. In her early years, she could drive a pulp truck and turn a head or two. She also drove a dump truck. She worked as a seamiest. Also, in her early years, worked for Freeport Shoe. She loved to knit and made her family hats, socks and mittens but rarely finished them. She loved many and was loved by many. She will be truly missed.
She was pre-deceased by a brother, Harry, Jr.
She is survived by her children, Deb Foss and husband Bruce, Lawrence Ingerson and wife Eva, Laura Ingerson, Heidi Todd and husband Alex, Mark Ingerson and wife Sharon; sister, Frances Heal; brothers, Charlie Morrill, Darreyl Morrill, Dick Morrill; niece, Brenda Chammings and her son, Steven Mckown. She is also survived by 13 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.
The family wishes to thank Kay Moody for all her love and support and Susan Morrill for all her love and time she spent with Harriett, she was very special to her.
A memorial service will be held at 3 pm on Sunday, April 10, 2016 at First Parish Congregational Church, Pownal Center, ME.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Parish Congregational Church, 461 Elmwood Rd. Pownal, ME 04069.