Comments for: Patrick Dempsey’s mother dies after battle with cancer

Posted March 25, 2014, at 12:03 p.m.

Amanda Dempsey, mother of actor Patrick Dempsey who created Lewiston’s Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing, has died at age 79 of ovarian cancer, according to a statement Tuesday on the center’s website. “The entire Central Maine Medical family mourns the passing of Amanda Dempsey,” said Peter Chalke, …

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