Lorne Peter Gorham

Birth Date: Nov. 22, 1954

Death Date: Sep. 02, 2012

Lorne Peter Gorham, 57, died unexpectedly on September 2, 2012 at Southern Maine Medical Center following a brief illness. He was born in Salem, MA on November 22, 1954, a son of Francis X. and Lorna W. (Peters) Gorham. He was educated locally and was a 1974 graduate of Thornton Academy.

On December 30, 2006 he married Barbara Caperton in Buxton.

Lorne was the owner of L.P. Gorham & Sons Industrial Maintenance Company in Saco for many years, still doing odd jobs that he could up until his death.

He enjoyed working with his hands fixing heavy equipment and rebuilding motorcycles. Lorne especially loved spending time with his family with whom he was very close.

Surviving are:
His wife Barbara Gorham of Saco
2 daughters: Meghan Houde and her husband Kevin of Dayton
Kayla Gorham of Saco
2 sons: Joshua Gorham of Saco
Michael Goulet of Biddeford
His parents: Francis & Lorna Gorham
1 sister: Mary Gorham Malia of Portland
3 brothers: Kevin Gorham and his wife Kristy of Lyman
Martin Gorham and his wife Lucy of New Hampshire
Sean Gorham and his wife Mary of York
4 grandchildren: Cameron & McKade Houde, Cadence Goulet and Justin Gorham

Visiting Hours will be 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 15, 2012 at Hope Memorial Chapel. A 1:00 p.m. funeral service will follow at the funeral home. Burial will be at a later date. Arrangements are being handled by Hope Memorial Chapel, 480 Elm St., Biddeford, ME 04005. To share condolences with the family please visit: www.hopememorial.com



Sandra Candelore
I knew Lorne as a friend of his family and just learned of his death. I am so sorry. I will pray for his family and friends for he will be missed!

Betty RIchard
I was so very sorry to hear of Lorne's passing. My thoughts and prayers go out to his family especially his children Mike,Josh,Kayla and Meghan. I know how much he loved them and his grandchildren.

Luana Gosselin
I have known Lorne for years and am so saddened to hear of his passing. My thoughts and prayers go out to his family.
Luana (Truman) Gosselin

Lucy Danis
To the family of Lorne, Very sorry for your loss, Lorne was a very nice, funny and loving man he will be missed. Sending my prayers.

Greg Milliken
I'm so sorry to hear of Lorne's passing. It seems like I've known him forever. My thoughts and prayers are with you.


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