Mary Ross Newcomb

homemaker; known for her cooking

GORHAM - Mary Ross Newcomb, 76, of Mosher Road, died Friday at her

She was born in Portland, a daughter of Royal and Winifred Bennett Ross. She
attended Portland schools and graduated from Deering High School in 1941.

Mrs. Newcomb was a homemaker and known for her cooking.

She was a member of North Deering Alliance Church of Portland.

Her husband, Alvin L. Newcomb, died in 1993.

Surviving are three daughters, Linda Holmes of South Portland, Susan Dale of
Brunswick and Alice Cummings of Gorham; three grandchildren and one great-

Visiting hours will be from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at Jones, Rich and
Hutchins Funeral Home, 199 Woodford St. A funeral service will be held at 2
p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be Wednesday in Chebeague Island