Funeral Notices for Wednesday, April 12, 2017


BOLIO — Nadja, 82, of Bryant Pond died in South Paris, Monday, April 10. There will be no services. Arrangements are under the care of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, 45 Main St., South Paris.

BOWIE — Constance J., 85, of Neck Road, West Gardiner, died Sunday, April 9, at the Alfond Center for Health in Augusta. There are no public visiting hours scheduled. A memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday, April 17, at St. Augustine Catholic Church, Northern Avenue, Augusta. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Maine Children’s’ Cancer Program, 22 Bramhall St., Portland, ME 04102 are preferred. Arrangements have been entrusted to Plummer Funeral Home, 16 Pleasant St., Augusta, ME.

CARON — Susan I., 67, of Lisbon died Friday, April 7, at Central Maine Medical Center. Visitation will be Thursday, April 13, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Funeral will follow at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Committal will be later this spring at Mount Auburn Cemetery. Those wishing to make memorial donations in her memory may do so to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude’s Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or [email protected] Arrangements are under the care of The Fortin Group/Plummer & Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn 783-8545.

DESMARAIS — Gilberte, 82, of Lisbon, died in Auburn on Wednesday, April 5. Visitation will be held at the funeral home Tuesday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Cross Church. Memorial donations may be made to Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice, Hospice House Fund, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240; or to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.

FARNUM — Patricia Elaine, died Thursday, Feb. 23. Services will be private and at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations in Patti’s memory may be made to any local shelter helping animals.

HRICKO — Ruth Ellen, 65, of Minot died Saturday, April 8, in Boston. The family will receive relatives and friends at Chandler Funeral Home, 26 W. Dwinal St., Mechanic Falls, on Wednesday, April 12, from 5 to 8 p.m. A memorial service will be held Thursday, April 13, at 11 a.m. at the Orr’s Island Schoolhouse in Harpswell, followed by a reception at Cram Alumni House, 83 Federal St., Brunswick, at 1:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family encourages donations in Ruth’s memory to Spiritual Care Services at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

SKINNER — Lorraine L., died in Norway on Monday, April 10. A graveside service will be held Saturday, May 20, at 10 a.m., at Elm Vale Cemetery in South Waterford. In lieu of flowers, those who wish to make a donation may do so in her memory to Alzheimer’s Association of Maine, 383 U.S. Route 1, Suite 2C, Scarborough, ME 04074. Arrangements are under the care of Chandler Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 45 Main St., South Paris.