BANNISTER — Jeanne R., 89, of Lewiston, died in Lewiston, April 8. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Prince of Peace Parish at the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul Wednesday at 11 a.m. Graveside committal at St. Peter’s Cemetery. In Mrs. Bannister’s memory, donations may be made to the charity of your choice. Share thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the family by visiting their guest book at www.thefortingrouplewiston.com. A service of Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 70 Horton St., Lewiston, 784-4584.
BRIDGWOOD – Alta P., 97, died in Farmington April 16. Family and friends are invited to call at the Fairbanks Union Church Tuesday morning, April 20, from 10 to 11 a.m. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. with the Rev. C. Scott Planting officiating. Following services, all are invited to attend a family reception in the church vestry, hosted by the Deacons. Committal services will be held Tuesday afternoon at 2p.m. at Fairview Cemetery, Farmington. Remembrance gifts may be given to the Resident Activity Fund of Edgewood Rehabilitation and Living Center, Att.: Activities Dir. Shelly Seavey, 221 Fairbanks Road, Farmington, ME 04938. Condolences and tributes may be shared with her family at www.wilesrc.com. Arrangements are in the care of the Wiles Remembrance Center, 137 Farmington Falls Road (Routes 2 and 27) Farmington.
BURGESS – Jeffrey, 25 died on April 17. Friends are invited to call at the MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., Rumford, on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Those who desire, may contribute to charity of their choice in his memory. Online register book and condolences may be shared at www.meaderandson.com.
DURRELL — Mary Angela, 61, of Strong, died April 17. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, April 21, at 11 a.m. at Adams~McFarlane Funeral & Cremation Services, 108 Court St., Farmington, with the Rev. John Tolman officiating. Donations may be made in Angela’s memory to the Androscoggin Hospice House, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, Maine 04210. Those wishing may make on-line condolences to the family at www.adamsmcfarlane.com.
HATTLEY— Gertrude T., 89, of New Sharon, died at Farmington, on Friday, Apr. 16. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, Apr. 21, at the Wiles Funeral Home, Cremation Service & Remembrance Center, 137 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington, ME 04938. Friends are invited to call at the funeral home, one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow the service at the Village Cemetery in New Sharon. Gifts may be given in Gertrude’s memory to the Franklin County Animal Shelter or the New Sharon Historical Society, c/o the funeral home. Words of condolence and tribute may shared at www.wilesrc.com.
LENAHAN — Josephine Rose, 93, of Mechanic Falls, died in Lewiston on April 18. A Private service will be held at Our Lady of Ransom Church, with interment in Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanic Falls. Any one wishing to make a memorial gift in Josephine’s memory may do so through Our Lady of Ransom Church, Elm Street, Mechanic Falls. Arrangements are under the direction of Weston-Chandler Funeral home, 26 West Dwinal Street, Mechanic Falls. Online condolences may be shared with her family at www.westonchandler.com.
PERRIER — Danielle St. Jean, 33, of Sabattus, died in Lewiston April 16. Visiting hours will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday April 20 at the Fortin Group/Plummer Merrill Funeral Home, 217 Turner St., Auburn. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m.on Wednesday, April 21, at the funeral home with Pastor Bryan Church officiating. Interment will be held at a future date. In lieu of sending flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Danielle’s memory to her children, Faith and Noah Perrier, in care of Central Maine Federal Credit Union, 1000 Lisbon St., Lewiston ME 04240. You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the Perrier family by visiting Danielle’s guestbook at www.thefortingroupauburn.com, a service of The Fortin Group/Plummer & Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St. Auburn, ME 04210 (207) 783-8545.
PIIRAINEN — Valmore V., 96, of Durham, died in Bath, April 14. Visiting hours will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Crosman Funeral Home, 40 Main St., Lisbon. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 34 Buckfield Road, South Paris. Interment will follow in the family lot in King’s Hill Cemetery, South Paris. In lieu of sending flowers, the family requests donations be made to Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 34 Buckfield Road, South Paris, ME 04281. Share thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the Piirainen family by visiting Val’s guest book at www.crosmanfuneralhome.com.
RACINE — Gisele L., 70, of Lisbon Falls, died in Lisbon Falls, April 15. Visiting hours will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and 9 to 10 a.m. Thursday at Crosman Funeral Home, 40 Main St., Lisbon Falls. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. John’s Catholic Church, Pleasant Street, Brunswick, with the Rev. Frank Murray as celebrant. Interment will follow in St. John’s Cemetery, Brunswick. Share thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the Racine family by visiting Gisele’s guest book at www.mem.com.
ROY — Yvonne D. (Fortier), age 80, of Rumford, and Florida, passed away on April 10. There will be no visiting hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 24, at Parish of the Holy Savior. Interment will follow in St John Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Mary Dow Center, 30 Union St., Ellsworth, ME 04605, or to a cancer fund of one’s choice. You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences, and fond memories with the family by visiting their guestbook at www.SGThibaultFuneralHome.com Arrangements are under the care of S.G. Thibault Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 250 Penobscot St., Rumford ME 04276. 364-4366 www.dignitymemorial.com
SMITH — William M., 66, died on April 17. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, April 21, at the Center Lovell Fire Department, Route 5, Center Lovell. Burial will be in Center Lovell Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Lovell Volunteer Fire Department, P. O. Box 37, Center Lovell ME 04016. Arrangements made with Wood Funeral Home Fryeburg. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www. woodfuneralhome.org.
TWOMEY — Christopher J., “C.J.,” 20, of Auburn, died April 15. Funeral services begin SATURDAY, April 24, at 10 a.m. when the U.S. Air Force Honor Detail will conduct military honors for him at the funeral home before processing to a Memorial Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. at Holy Family Church, 607 Sabattus St., Lewiston. Online condolences and sharing of memories may be expressed at www.lynchbrothers.com. In lieu of flowers, please send donations in memory of C.J. to the New England Organ Bank, 60 First St., Waltham, MA 02451-1106. Family and friends are invited to visit FRIDAY, April 23, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at PINETTE & LYNCH FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, 305 Alfred Plourde Parkway, Lewiston, 784-4023.