Funeral notices for April 15


BRILLANT — A memorial service with military honors will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 17, at Funeral Alternatives, 25 Tampa St., Lewiston. Roger will be interred with his family at St. John’s Cemetery, Brunswick at a later date.
GODIN — Dorothy I., 79, of West Paris, formerly of Rumford died in Norway, April 11. There will be no visiting hours. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 20, at SG Thibault Funeral Home. Interment will be at St. John Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, New England Division, One Bowdoin Hill Island, Topsham, ME 04086. You are invited to share your, thoughts, condolences, and fond memories with the Godin family by visiting their guestbook at Arrangements are under the care of S.G. Thibault Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 250 Penobscot St., Rumford, 04276, 364-4366,
KELLY — Virginia, 76, died April 12. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday at the Parish of the Holy Savior, St. Athanasius–St. John Church in Rumford. Interment will be in St. John Cemetery, Rumford. Those who desire, may contribute to the Androscoggin Hospice House, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210 in her memory. Arrangements are under the direction of the MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., Rumford. Online register book and condolences may be shared at
MILLS – Theresa M., 80, of Livermore, died at Lewston, April 13. Family and friends are invited to call at the Wiles Remembrance Center, 308 Franklin Road, Route 133, Jay, Thursday from 3 to 5 p.m. Funeral services will be held Friday at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Thomas Lequin of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Farmington, officiating. Committal services will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, Livermore Falls. After services, all are invited back to the Wiles Remembrance Center for a family reception. In lieu of flowers, Theresa’s family suggests that gifts be given in her memory to ABC Quilt c/o Mrs. Connie Warren, 2804 Middle Road, Sidney, ME 04330. This project makes quilts for babies living with AIDS. Condolences and tributes may be shared with her family at
MURPHY — Joline B., 63, of Searsport, died Tuesday, April 13. Family and friends will gather for visitation from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday April 17 at Young Funeral Home, 31 West Main St., Searsport. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Joline’s memory may be made to Knox County Humane Society, P.O. Box 1294, Rockland, ME 04915.
THOMPSON — Dera L., 80, of Norway, died Tuesday April 13, at her residence in Norway. Family and friends are invited to attend a celebration of Dera’s life on Saturday, April 17, at 1:00 p.m. at Oxford Hills Funeral Services, 1037 Main St., Route. 26, Oxford. Interment will follow at Gracelawn Memorial Park in Auburn. In lieu of flowers, donations in Dera’s memory may be made to the Norway-Paris Lyons Club, c/o Ray Glover, 57 Mountainview Drive, South Paris, ME 04281. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at
WHITE — John W. died April 12. Visitation the Fortin Group/Auburn Thursday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A celebration of John’s life will be held at High Street Congregational Church, 106 Pleasant St., Auburn, Friday at 3 p.m. Burial at Mt. Auburn Cemetery later this spring. In Mr. White’s memory, donations may be made to Bates College Office of College Advancement (Swimming and Diving Team,) 2 Andrews Road, Lewiston, ME 04240, or American Red Cross, United Valley Chapter, P. O. Box 439, Auburn, ME 0421200439. You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the White family by visiting their guest book at A service of The Fortin Group/Plummer & Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 04210, 783-8545.
WRIGHT — Arthur F., 89, of North Jay, died in Auburn, Tuesday. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 17, at the Birchland Cemetery in North Jay with the Rev. Dalene Pulk officiating. Gifts may be given in Arthur’s memory to Franklin County 4-H Club, c/o Franklin County Cooperative Extension, 147 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington, ME 04938. Arrangements are in the care of the Wiles Remembrance Center, 136 High St., Wilton. Words of condolence and tribute may be shared with Arthur’s family at