BROOMHALL — Wendall “Chummy,” 98, died in South Paris, Saturday, Dec. 30. A celebration of Chummy’s life will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Friday, July 27, 2018, at Black Mountain of Maine. In lieu of flowers and to further Chummy’s legacy, contributions can be made to the Chummy Broomhall Maine Nordic Ski Fund, c/o the Maine Community Foundation, 245 Main St., Ellsworth, ME 04605. This fund will benefit aspiring Nordic/biathlete skiers from Maine who may need some special financial support to pursue their dream of making it to the Olympics. Arrangements are under the direction of the Meader & Son Funeral Home, 3 Franklin St., P.O. Box 537, Rumford, ME 04276.
GAMACHE — Irene M., 91, of Sabattus, passed away Friday, Dec. 22, in Lewiston. A Memorial Mass honoring Irene’s life will be celebrated at Our Lady of the Rosary Church in Sabattus, Friday, Jan. 5, at 11 a.m. Committal prayers to follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery, Lewiston. Memorial donations in Irene’s memory may be made to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Family and friends are invited to gather Thursday, Jan. 4, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred Plourde Parkway, Lewiston, 784-4023.
HEINDEL — Clifford, 78, of North Hampton, N.H., passed away on Friday, Dec. 29, in Portsmouth, N.H.. Visiting hours will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3, at the Remick & Gendron Funeral Home-Crematory, 811 Lafayette Road, Hampton. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 4, in the funeral home. Friends are respectfully invited. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Krempels Center, 100 Campus Drive, Suite 24, Portsmouth, NH 03801, www.krempelscenter.org.
LEVEQUE — Edward A., 95, of Lewiston, died on Thursday, Dec. 28, at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, Jan. 2, from 3 to 6 p.m. Mass will be held Wednesday, Jan. 3, at 11 a.m., at Ss. Peter & Paul Basilica. Committal prayers will following at St. Peters Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be to Basilica of Saints Peter & Paul, P.O. Box 1540, Lewiston, ME 04241-1540 or St. Mary’s Medical Center, P.O. Box 7291, Lewiston, ME 04243. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.
TALARICO — Kris James, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 24. Friends and family are asked to celebrate Kris’ life at the Sacred Heart Church, 24 Sacred Heart Place, Auburn, in the downstairs hall on Jan. 7 from 2-6 p.m. The celebration will be BYOB. Those wishing to make donations in his name may do so to his grandchildren c/o Rachel Talarico, P.O. Box 3414, Auburn, ME 04212.