Gordon J. Brusso

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Gordon J. Brusso

July 25, 1947 - March 04, 2019

Gordon J. Brusso Portland, Maine - Gordon J Brusso died March 4th 2019 at Portland Maine Medical Center Portland, Maine. He was born July 25th 1947, in Salem the son of the late Joseph and Emma (Boucher) Brusso.
Gordon attended the Salem MA school system, enjoyed sports, particularly candlepin bowling. He held the record for the highest single string ever bowled of 206 at the time of 1965. His favorite teams included The Patriots, the Red Sox and the Celtics. He loved music, classic movies, The Wizard of Oz a favorite, hiking, walking, and in general people. Prior to moving to Sanford in 2013, Gordon resided in Wellington, Fla. for 10 years and worked at Publix food store.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his sisters, Carol Mead, Marilyn Sheldon, and brothers, Bradford and Robert.
Surviving sisters Joyce and her husband George Merit, of Danvers MA, David and his wife, Claudia of South Hampton, N.H., Donna Boudrot, Katherine and her husband, Thaddeus Drabkowski of Hollywood FL , and Rodney of Lisbon, Maine and his wife, Carol, Jeanne, wife of Bradford and Linda, wife of Robert. He is survived by his ex-wife, Liz Kimball of Haverhill and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins throughout the New England area.
The family wishes to thank especially the staff of the Gibson Pavilion and Special Care Unit at the Portland Maine Medical Center for the kind, gentle and compassionate care Gordon received while in their care.
Visiting hours for the Celebration of Gordon's life will be held 1:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday March 17, at The Sunset Towers Community Room 941 Main St Sanford, ME 04073.
To offer condolences and share memories with the family please go to www.coastalcremationservices.com
In lieu of flowers please make donations to:
Maine Medical Center
Gibson Unit
22 Bramhall St
Portland ME 04102.
Published on March 15, 2019
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Jim and Jan Osgood
Mar 15, 2019
Gordon, you will be missed. I enjoyed our times that we had together and you were a great friend. My thoughts and prayers are with everyone in the family.
Rest in peace...
Michael Silva
Mar 15, 2019
I remember bowling after school under the A&P at Heffs in our after school league with Gordon and Bobby. Those were good times and great memories. Rest in peace Gordon.