John L. "Jackie" Trott
John L. “Jackie” Trott

John L. “Jackie” Trott, 80, died in his home at The Inn At Village Square, Gorham, Maine, on December 20, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. After a long battle he’s at peace.

To all of his “family” at The Inn, a special thank you for all they did as well as the hospice people.

Jackie was born in Portland, Maine on June 8, 1938. Loving son of John Trott and Anne and Robert O’Haire. Jackie graduated from Samuel D. Hanson High School in Buxton, then joined the U.S. Air Force. After discharge he worked at Burnham & Morrill for a few years. He then went to work at S.D.Warren in Westbrook until his retirement.

Jackie loved fishing and hunting and camping and hanging out with his friends and family.

Jackie was predeceased by his parents; sister, Joyce Briggs and husband, Howard; sister, Corinne Miner and husband, George; sister, Lillian Turcotte and her son, Paul; sister, Mildred Mowatt and sister, Barbara Smith and husband, Charles. He is survived by his sister, Sandra Dumbrocyo and husband, Richard, of Standish, Maine and sister, Beverly Marquis and husband, Wayne of The Villages, Fla.; and many nieces and nephews.

There will be a celebration of life at the North Congregational Church Hall, 22 Church Hill Road, Buxton, on December 29, 2018, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. There will be a private family burial in the spring.

Arrangements are with Chad E. Poitras Cremation and Funeral Service, Buxton. Online condolence messages can be submitted at In lieu of flowers you are welcome to contribute to: The Salvation Army, 297 Cumberland Ave, Portland, ME 04101 in memory of John L. Trott.