Funeral notices for Tuesday, Sept. 26


AUSTIN — William Bradford, 28, of Auburn, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 20. Visitation will be at The Fortin Group in Auburn on Saturday, Sept. 30, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The service starts at 1 p.m. Burial is at Mt. Auburn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in William’s memory may be made to: Asperger/Autism Network AANE, 51 Water St., Suite 206, Watertown, MA 02472; Green Ladle Culinary Arts School, 156 East Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240; Poland Spring Academy, 14 Hope Spring Road, Poland, ME 04274. A service of The Fortin Group Plummer & Merrill Funeral Home Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, ME 04210, 207-783-8545.

BOISVERT — Romeo E., 93, of Lewiston, passed away Saturday, Sept. 23. Services will be held on Thursday, Sept. 28, at Funeral Alternatives, 25 Tampa St., Lewiston. A memorial visitation will be held at 10 a.m., followed immediately by a memorial service at 11 a.m. Romeo will be buried at the Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery at a later date. Donations in Romeo’s memory may be made to the Wounded Heroes Program of Maine, Attn: Pam Payeur, executive director, P.O. Box 1797, Saco, ME 04072.

BRAGDON — Pauline J., 83, a resident of Leeds, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 24. The family has requested a private graveside service. Arrangements by Bragdon-Finley Funeral Home, 707 Main St., Monmouth.

CARON — Jacqueline Y., 76, of Lewiston, died on Saturday, Sept. 23. A memorial service celebrating Jacqueline’s life will be celebrated on Thursday at 11 a.m. at the Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home. Committal services will follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery. A memorial gathering will be held on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Arrangements by Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred A. Plourde Pkwy., Lewiston, 784-4023.

COTE — Alexis “Sonny/Alex” F., 73, died Thursday, Sept. 21. Arrangements for a private service are with Michaud Funeral Homes in St. Agatha.

GILBLAIR — Stephen R., 67, of Skowhegan, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 16. A funeral Mass will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 30, at Notre Dame de Lourdes Catholic Church in Skowhegan. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Giberson Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Madison.

HEWINS — Breanna “Bre” M., 40, of Jay, passed away Monday, Sept. 25, in Livermore Falls. A Celebration of Life service will be held Saturday, Sept. 30, at 1 p.m. at Finley Funeral Home, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. prior to the funeral service at the funeral home.

McALISTER — Milda A., 91, of Auburn, died Friday, Sept. 22, at Clover Manor. Visitation at Fortin of Auburn on Thursday, Sept. 28, 9 to 11 a.m. Funeral will follow at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Committal will be at Gracelawn Memorial Park. If you would like to contribute to a cause in lieu of flowers, Mother would love to see it go to the current work of the restoration of the stained glass windows of the Court Street Baptist Church, 112 Court St., Auburn, ME 04210. Arrangements are under the care of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 783-8545.

SHIBLES — Elizabth “Betty” C., 79, of Wilton, died Wednesday, Sept. 20. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, Sept. 30, at 11 a.m. at the Wilton First Congregational Church, UCC, 386 Main St, Wilton, followed by a reception at Calzolaio Pasta Company restaurant, 284 Main St., Wilton. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial gifts in her memory to the Wilton First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ, Children Programs, P.O. Box 566, Wilton, ME 04294; or to the Wilton Parks and Recreation Youth Swim Program or Bass Park beautification, c/o Town of Wilton, Attn: Betty Shibles Memorial, 158 Weld Road, Wilton, ME 04294. Condolences and cards can be shared with the family at The Shibles Family, P.O. Box 864, Wilton, ME 04294. Cremation and memorial services are being cared for and provided by the Wiles Remembrance Center, 137 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington.

ST. JEAN — Marc J., 38, of Lewiston, died Friday, Sept. 22. Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, Sept. 28, from 4 to 7 p.m. followed by a Celebration of Life service at 7 p.m., also at the funeral home. Those wishing, in lieu of flowers, may make a charitable contribution in Marc’s memory to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Arrangements are under the care of The Fortin GroupPlummer & Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 783-8545.

WINTER — Theresa Lynn “Terri,” 47, of Jay, died Sunday, Sept. 24. Family and friends are invited to call on Thursday, Sept. 28, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Wiles Remembrance Center, 308 Franklin Road (Route 133) in Jay. Remembrance gifts may be given to the charity of one’s choice.