MARGARET ANNE (STEBBINS) BORODINE of Hyannis, Mass. and formerly of Biddeford, died Monday. Funeral services will be held at St. Joseph’s Church in Biddeford on Friday, Sept. 3, 2010 at 1 p.m., and interment will be in the family plot at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Biddeford. Contributions may be made in her name to the loving caregivers at the Hospice and Palliative Care of Cape Cod at

MELANIE RAE HUSSEY formerly of Biddeford, died Friday in Rochester, N.H. Memorial service will be Sept. 11 at 1 p.m. at Emmanuel Church, 34 Eastern Ave., Rochester, N.H.

ROBERT P. LOPRESTI of Old Orchard Beach, died Monday in Scarborough. His family would like to express their sincere gratitude to the staff of Gosnell Hospice House in Scarborough, the Visiting Nurses of Southern Maine and Dr. Steven Kirsch’s office for their dedicated care and support during this difficult time. A memorial Mass will be celebrated on Friday, Sept. 3, 2010 at 11 a.m. at St. Margaret’s Church, Old Orchard Beach. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. To share condolences online, please visit

BERNICE MARY MASTIN of Buxton, died Saturday in Biddeford. A memorial service to celebrate Bernice’s life will be held on Friday, Sept. 10, at 6 p.m. at the EastPoint Christian Church, 58 City Line Drive, Portland. Arrangements are with Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home, Buxton. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

STEVE ALAN THORNTON of Waterboro, died Saturday in Waterboro. Steve wished to have a private burial at Pine Grove Cemetery in Waterboro. Steve was a two-time survivor of cancer. “Superman.” In lieu of flowers, the family asks that a donation be made to Maine Medical Center’s Pediatric Cancer Ward.  Those children had a soft spot in his heart. A celebration of his life will be held on Sunday, Sept. 5 at the home of his daughter, Heather Machado, located at 1038A Main St. in Waterboro from 2-6 p.m. Family and friends are welcome to attend. Contact Heather at (207) 247-3976 for more information. Arrangements made by Hope Memorial Chapel, 480 Elm St., Biddeford.

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