BARTLETT — Pamela R. Simpson, 65, passed peacefully from this earthly world in Lewiston on Saturday, Dec. 9. In keeping with Pam’s wishes, there will be no memorial service.
GIASSON — Cecile A., 95, died Wednesday, Nov. 29. A celebration of life will be held May 8, 2018, at 1 p.m. at Saint Peter’s Cemetery, Lewiston. Arrangements are under the care of Funeral Alternatives, 253 Main St., Yarmouth.
KNOX — Elwin L., 90, of Peru, died Saturday, Dec. 9, in South Paris. There will be no services. The family asks that those who desire consider memorial gifts in his memory to the Swasey-Torrey American Legion Post, 23 Main St., Dixfield, ME 04224. Cremation care has been provided by the Wiles Remembrance Center of Dixfield.
LAWLOR — Judith A., 84, of Auburn, died Sunday, Dec. 10. A Celebration of Life service will be held Saturday, Dec. 16, at 11 a.m. at The Grace Baptist Church, 476 Summit St., Portland, ME 04103. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Faith Baptist Church, 43 Washington St., Auburn, ME 04210. A Service of The Fortin Group, Plummer Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, ME 04210. 783-8545.
PARADIS — Annabelle G., 89, of Jay, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 13, in Farmington. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 18, at St. Rose of Lima Church, 1 Church St., Jay. Visiting hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 17, at Finley Funeral Home, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls. Interment in the spring at Holy Cross Cemetery, 445 Park St., Livermore Falls. If desired, contributions may be made to AmVets Special Olympics, P.O. Box 37, Jay, ME 04239.
ROY — Roland J., 78, of Leeds, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 12, in Farmington. Visitation will be held Friday, Dec. 15, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Funeral services with full military honors will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, at Bragdon-Finley Funeral Home, 707 Main St., Monmouth. Interment will be at the Leeds Center Cemetery, Route 106, Leeds. If desired, contributions can be made to the American Red Cross, 1180 Lisbon St., Lewiston, ME 04240.
TALBOT — Elsie B., 90, of Turner, died Monday, Dec. 11. A memorial gathering will be held at Fortin/Auburn on Sunday, Dec. 17, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., where family and friends can celebrate her life. Interment will take place at a later date. Those wishing, in lieu of flowers, may make a charitable contribution in her memory to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240 for Elsie’s love of all animals. Arrangements are under the care of The Fortin Group/Plummer & Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 783-8545.
TRIPP — Eda P., 84, of Minot, died Monday, Dec. 11. Visitation will be held at The Fortin Group/Plummer Merrill Funeral Home in Auburn on Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m. A Celebration of Life service will be held at the Center Minot Hill Congregational Church in Minot on Sunday at 1:30 p.m. Committal services will be held in the spring at Center Minot Hill Cemetery in Minot. Those wishing, in lieu of flowers, may make donations in Eda’s memory to Minot Historical Society, c/o J. Letourneau, 90 Potter Hill Road, Minot, ME 04258. A Service of The Fortin Group/Plummer Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 783-8545.