Lorraine M. Tomah

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AUGUSTA - Lorraine M. Tomah, 83, of Augusta and formerly of Winthrop, died early, New Years Eve, at MaineGeneral Rehab and Nursing Care, Glenridge Drive, Augusta, after a short illness.

She was born in Winthrop on Aug. 21, 1935, the daughter of Edgar and Eleanor DeBlois.

Lorraine grew up in Winthrop and graduated from Winthrop High School. She later married Lloyd Esancy, who was serving his country proudly in the United States Navy, and they located to Warwick R.I. to raise their three sons, Keith, Kevin and Brent.

Lorraine later relocated back to her hometown of Winthrop, where she became reacquainted with, and eventually married her high school classmate, Richard Tomah. She loved helping people whenever she could, and while in Winthrop, she regularly attended St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church and volunteered at the Soup Kitchen.

She was preceded in death by her second husband, Richard Tomah.

Lorraine is survived by her three sons, Keith Esancy, of Atlantic Beach, Fla., Kevin Esancy, of Warwick, R.I. and Brent Esancy, of Augusta; a brother, Maynard DeBlois, of Winthrop, a sister, Lorrette, of Rhode Island; and four grandchildren, Tiffany and Brittany Esancy, of Warwick, R.I. and Kristopher and Kristina Esancy of Atlantic Beach, Fla.

Lorraine's family would like to acknowledge and express their appreciation for how wonderfully she was cared for by the entire staff at Glenridge, Graybirch and MaineGeneral Hospice.

A graveside service will be held in the spring at Glenside Cemetery, on Turkey Lane, in Winthrop.

Arrangements are in the care of Roberts Funeral Home, 62 Bowdoin St., Winthrop where memories, condolences and photos may be shared with the family on the obituary page of our website at www.familyfirstfuneralhomes.com

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Published in Central Maine on Jan. 5, 2019