Robert T. Munson, of East Orleans, passed away on March 15, 2015 at Cape Cod Hospital. He was born in 1934 in Portland, Maine to Anna and Walter Munson.
He graduated from Deering HS and the University of Maine where he received a BS degree in mechanical engineering. Later he received an MBA from the University of Hartford. While at Maine he was a member of PhiKappa Sigma fraternity, Tau Beta Pi and Scabbard, and Blade honorary societies. He was also a member of the Orleans Yacht Club and was Clerk of the [Read more …]
Mr. John D. “Jack” Mahaney, 85, of 9 Doane Rd., East Orleans, MA and 174 Southwest Rd., Waterbury, CT passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Friday, December 26, 2014. He was the loving husband of Ellen (McNaney) Mahaney for 61 years. Jack, a distinguished, lifelong resident of Waterbury, was born in Waterbury on February 18, 1929. He was the son of the late Daniel John and Marie (Lawlor) Mahaney. He was a graduate of Crosby High School Class of 1947, Fairfield University Class of [Read more …]
Elizabeth “Betty” Cullen, 92, died peacefully at home on Nov. 5, 2014. She was surrounded by the love of her family, friends, and support from Visiting Angels and VNA Hospice.
Betty was born in Hartford, Conn., on July 18, 1922, to Marion and George Keller. She grew up in California with her older brother Bill, graduating from Cornell University in 1943 with a degree in psychology.
Betty enlisted in the WAVES, joining a family tradition of serving in the Navy. As an officer, she managed a group of enlisted women who broke communication codes [Read more …]
Constance Clayton Calderwood died peacefully at the Terraces in Orleans, Mass., on May 6, 2014, at the age of 87.
Connie was born on May 12, 1926, in West Boylston, Mass. She grew up in a family with strong values and traditions. Connie completed her five-year nursing degree at Simmons College with her BSN in 1948 and worked with the Visiting Nurse Association in Brooklyn, N.Y., until she married Dr. Owen Calderwood on July 14, 1951.
Family came first in Connie’s life. When her children were older, she renewed her public health nursing for [Read more …]
Lisa A. (Visconti) Mahaney, 59, of 835 South Street, Middlebury and East Orleans, MA passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 17, 2013, at Waterbury Hospital after a long and courageous battle with Diabetes. She was surrounded by her loving family including her beloved husband Attorney D.J. Mahaney. She married D.J. in October of 1983 and returned to Waterbury. Upon her return, she worked in Hartford for Advest continuing a career in Tax Shelter Syndication. She later began a long and successful Real Estate career having worked for various agencies including William Pitt [Read more …]
Nora Keeling Hersey, 86, of East Orleans, MA, died peacefully on October 24. Born in Walhalla, ND, the first child of Victoria and Harold Keeling, she graduated a year early from high school, and graduated from The University of Minnesota. Later, she completed studies for her Master’s degree in Special Education at The University of Minnesota. Her first teaching job was at the Grey School, a one-room schoolhouse in Lamoure, ND, which is now a historical landmark. She received the North Dakota Teacher of the Year Award. Married [Read more …]