Funeral Notices


BARIL – Rita A., 88, died on Jan. 27. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial Mass at Holy Cross Church on Friday at 9 a.m. Committal at St. Peter’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice Foundation, P.O. 819, Lewiston, ME 04243-0819. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Lewiston & Auburn, 784-4584,

Bourget – J. Raymond, 73, died on Jan. 28. At the request of the family there will be no visitation. A funeral service will be held on Friday, Feb. 2, at 12 p.m. at the Maine Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery, Mount Vernon Road. A service of the Fortin Group Funeral Home, 217 Turner St.,
Auburn, ME, 783-8545,

CHABOT – Joseph (Link) Marcel, 74, a resident of 21 Concord Place, Auburn, died in Delray Beach, Fla. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on
SATURDAY at 11 a.m. at Holy Cross Church. Entombment with committal prayers to follow at St. Peter’s Mauoseleum Chapel of the Rosary. Memorial donations in Joe’s memory may be made to St. Dominic’s Regional High School, 121 Gracelawn Road, Auburn, ME 04210. Online condolences and sharing of memories may be expressed at Visitation on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the family-owned PINETTE & LYNCH FUNERAL HOME, 305 Alfred Plourde Parkway, Lewiston, 784-4023.

LADNER – Craig Alan, 71, died on Jan. 28. There will be a memorial service for Craig at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 10, at Kincer Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Bunker Hill Grange Building Fund, c/o Tom and Jean Shippee, 1210 Bunker Hill Road, Jefferson, ME 04348; or Miles Memorial Hospital, c/o Development Office, 35 Miles St., Damariscotta, ME 04543. Arrangements are under the care of Kincer Funeral Home, 130 Pleasant St., Richmond, ME 04357, 737-4395

PARADIE – Debra E., 49, died on Jan. 28. Visitation at Crosman Funeral Home on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral at the Crosman Funeral Home on Thursday at 11 a.m. Committal will take place in the spring. Those wishing to make memorial contributions in lieu of flowers may do so to the Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice Foundation, 15 Strawberry Ave., P.O. Box 819, Lewiston, ME 04240; or to the Sea Coast Hospice Foundation, 10 Hampton Road, Exeter, NH 03833. A service of
Crosman Funeral Home, 40 Main St., Lisbon Falls, ME 04252, 353-4951.

PREBLE – Melvin J.E., 95, died on Jan. 9. Graveside services will be conducted at the family’s convenience in the spring. Interment at. Rumford Center Cemetery, Rumford Center. Those who desire, please contribute to the Rumford Center Methodist Church, c/o Linda French, 69 Andover Road, Rumford, ME 04276, or to the Scholarship Fund, c/o Mountain Valley High School, 799 Hancock St., Rumford, ME 04276 in his memory. Arrangements are under the care of the
MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., Rumford, ME 04276. Online condolences and memories may be shared at [email protected]

SOUCY – Loretta L., 83, a resident of Auburn, died in Lewiston, Jan. 25. A memorial Mass will be celebrated on Friday at 11 a.m. at the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. Interment at St. Peter’s Cemetery Mausoleum. At her request, there will not be any visitation. Online condolences and sharing of memories may be expressed at Arrangements by the family-owned
Pinette & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred Plourde Parkway, 784-4023.