Windham, ME – Alfred Z. Richard, 87, of Westbrook died on Thursday, June 4, 2015 at Ledgewood Manor. For sixty six years he was the husband of the late Gloria (Jean) Richard.
He was born in Westbrook, ME on March 10, 1928 a son of the late Donat & Evangeline (LeBlanc) Richard and was a lifelong resident of Westbrook. Alfred spent 44 years working at SD Warren.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing and was an avid candlepin bowler. He has a special place in his heart for his camp, which he and his brothers and brother-in-law build.
He is survived by his son Alfred R. Richard and his wife Margaret of Westbrook, his daughter Diana Jenkins and her husband Richard of Standish, grandsons David Jenkins, Alfred R. Richard Jr. and his granddaughters Kristi Yankowsky, Elizabeth Baker and Penny Lavallee. He also leaves twelve great grandchildren and two great great grandsons as well as two sisters Jeannette Swett and Yvonne Spizuoco, both of Westbrook and many nieces and nephews. He was also the brother of the late Arthur, Ovide, Robert, Rene and Roger Richard and Lorraine LeBlanc and Dorila Galipeau.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, June 12, 2015 at 11 a.m. at the Parish of St. Anthony of Padua, 295 Brown Street, Westbrook.
Burial in St. Hyacinth’s Cemetery, Westbrook will be at the discretion of the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to:
200 Tandberg Trail
Windham, ME 04062
Portland- Ann May Swasey, 65, of Sanford, passed away at Maine Medical Center on June 4, 2015. Born on May 4, 1950 in Lawrence, MA, Ann was born a daughter of the late Walter and Florence (Shorey) Hewlett. Ann was the loving wife of the late Mark Swasey, who after forty five years of marriage, passed away May 23, 2014.
While Ann was living in Newburyport, Massachusetts, she worked at Mikes Sub Shop, and at Brush Wellman. She was also an avid member of the Red Hat Society and TOPS. Ann was very dedicated to her family; she loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and recently a great grandchild. Ann liked cooking for family and friends, going to flea markets and doing puzzles. Ann also cared very much for her dog Elise and her cats.
Ann is survived by her three daughters; Hollie and her Husband Ed, Alice and Amanda, her grandchildren; Mark, Allysa, Rose, Christina and Cassandra, her great grandchild Maximus, her brothers; Billy, Richard, Philip, Walter Jr, Jim, her sisters; Carol, Jayne, Gail, and many other in-laws, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Besides her caring parents, and loving husband Mark, she is met in death by her two sisters, Joann and Shirley.
There will be a memorial graveside service on Friday, June 12, 2015 at the Bridge Street Cemetery in West Newbury, MA at 1pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made in Ann’s name to your local Humane Society.
SEBAGO – Yvonne Nason, 70, passed away peacefully in her home, surrounded by family, on Friday, May 22, 2015.
Born in Colchester Essex England, Yvonne, was the first of five children of Guy and Muriel Tenney. Yvonne, arrived in America at the age of 1 via the M.S. John Ericsson Military Ship.
She attended the Casco School System, where she was very involved in many school clubs and sports. After graduating with high honors, she attended and graduated from Northeastern Business College. She served as interim Deputy Town Clerk for Casco.
In 1963, she married William Nason. Shortly after, they moved to Sebago where they both became involved in many ventures.
Yvonne, was a President of the Sebago Fire Department’s Ladies Auxiliary. She was also a dispatcher for the Sebago Fire and Rescue.
Along with her husband, Bill and others, she founded Sebago Days. She was owner and operator of an in-home Day Care Center, Nason’s Beach & Campground, Nason’s Variety, and W.H. Nason Builders. In addition to this, she found time to coach soft ball and be a Brownie and Girl Scout Leader.
As President of the Tenney Hill Cemetery Association, she dedicated her time and own funds into expanding the number of burial lots.
Throughout her entire life, she was a dedicated supporter and participant in the community and the well-being of others. She donated to several causes in Sebago and her home town of Casco.
Through her strong will and care and compassion for others, Yvonne, was able to positively influence and impact people’s lives.
She will be remembered lovingly by her husband, Bill, of 51 years. Her 5 Children Richard Nason and wife Joyce, Rosalie Carruthers and husband Leonard, Edward Nason, Angela Dionne and Thomas Nason and wife Ana. Her brother Guy Tenney Jr. and wife Judy. Her 3 sisters Elaine Grover and husband John, Jeanette Frank and husband Leon and Yvette Edwards and husband Keith. She was adored by her 13 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life will be held, Sunday, June 7th from 2-4 pm at Camp Mataponi, 838 Sebago Road, Naples.
In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to Androscoggin HomeCare & Hospice, 15 Strawberry Avenue, Lewiston, ME 04240.
Portland, ME – Eugene A. Bellanceau Sr., 86, a forty year resident of Windham passed away on Thursday, June 4, 2015. He was born on July 30, 1928 in Hartford, CT.
Eugene was married to Ruth (Harrington) Bellanceau and they have spent the last seventy two years together. They were blessed with thirteen children who had many of their own kids which made up a huge loving family that will walk their paths with Eugene’s loving memories.
He was the owner and operator of his own company as many knew it to be E & B Construction; his family had the chance to work besides their Father, Grandfather and even Great Grandchildren. Eugene’s main objective in life was to be there for his family and friends. We all knew this man to do anything he could to help anyone in need, whether it was just an ear or the last dollar in his pocket. The last step of his life, he had lived with his youngest son (Timothy Bellanceau) and his family; with that, we are sure his last moments were happy, knowing he was with family.
We all will miss his open heart and loving hand as we continue our journey’s, we can all take something with us down our paths of life from Eugene and his way of llife.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation on Thursday, June 11, 2015 from 3 – 6 p.m. at the Wilde Memorial Chapel at Evergreen Cemetery, 672 Stevens Ave., Portland, ME.
Burial will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m. at Brooklawn Memorial Park, 2002 Congress Street, Portland, ME.
A loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather
R.I.P. Eugene A. Bellanceau Sr.
Auburn ME.- Herbert “Butch” Mayo Davis Jr., 55 passed away in his home on Saturday May 30, 2015.He was the husband of Ruth(Taylor) Davis.
A son of Herbert Davis Sr. of Auburn and the late Sandra Lemay.
He loved hunting and fishing and he was a fan of the Red Sox and Redskins. He was also a C.B’er, all those who knew “Jersey” will miss him.
Besides his loving wife of 28 years and his father, “Butch” leaves his son Michael Fogg and his wife Liza Fogg of Auburn, his daughter Kerrie (Davis) Forget and her husband Greg of Auburn. Herbert also leaves his sisters Cynthia Walker of Auburn and Valerie David-Rowe and her husband Armand of Hartford, ME. He also leaves his grandchildren: Jacob Fogg of Poland, Abbie and Noah Forget of Auburn with many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
There will be a celebration of Herbert’s life at his home, 77 Fifth St Auburn ME, on Saturday June 6, 2015 at 1:00pm.