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.
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.
Scarborough, ME – Marion A. (Carver) Toppi, 81, of Portland died on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House. She was the wife of the late Frank J. Toppi, who died June 27, 2000.
She was born in Portland, ME on February 26, 1934 a daughter of the late Charles & Doris (Verrill) Carver. She attended local area schools including Portland High School.
She worked as a waitress for several locations, including the former Village Café of Portland.
Marion’s family was the center of her world and she will be remembered for the enormous amount of love she had inside her for everyone she met.
She is survived by two children Valerie J. Vance of Portland and Geno Toppi of Skowhegan and her six grandchildren Jaime King and her husband Lee of Portland, Will Flagg of Westbrook, Emily Vance of Gorham, Madison Vance of Scarborough, Matt Vance and Neil Vance both of Portland. She also leaves her sister Beverly Genovese of Portland as well as many nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews. She was also the Mother of the late Rita Toppi who died in 2001 and Joseph “Joey” Toppi who died in 2003.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial visitation on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 from 3 -6 p.m. at the Wilde Memorial Chapel in Evergreen Cemetery, 672 Stevens Ave. Portland. A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at 10:00 also at the chapel.
Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery.
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.
Scarborough, ME -- Barbara Jean Dillon of Scarborough passed away peacefully on Friday, May 22, 2015.
She was born February 20, 1935 in Portland, Maine the daughter of the late Robert and Lillian (Hoglund) Foshay. Barbara enjoyed dancing, painting, gardening, crafting and yard sale-ing. Most of all she loved spending time with her children, grand children and great grandchildren.
She is survived by her sister Ethel Collins and her husband William Collins of Scarborough. Her children Jay Jackson and his wife Kelly Jackson of Clearlake Texas; Rebecca Christesson and her husband Keithan Christesson of Easton Pennsylvania; Joseph Dillon and his wife Pamela Dillon of Scarborough; Carrie Dillon and her finance Matt Greene of South Portland and her many grandchildren and great grandchildren. She is predeceased by her son Timothy Jackson and her brother Ernest Foshay of Antigonish Nova Scotia.
A celebration of her life for family and friends will be held at 43 Beech Ridge Road, Scarborough at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 30th.