COSTA — Lois (Bulger), 72, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 15, at home. A funeral service will be held on Friday at 3 p.m. at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 1 Porter Road, East Longmeadow. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Compassionate Care ALS, P.O. Box 1052, West Falmouth, MA 02574; or ALS Association., Massachusetts Chapter, 315 Norwood Park South, 1st Floor, Norwood, MA 02062; or to St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 1 Porter Road, East Longmeadow, MA 01028.
COUTURE — Normand R., 84, passed away on Wednesday, April 12. A visitation will be held on Friday, April 21, from 10 a.m. to noon at Fortin/Lewiston. A Liturgy of the Word will immediately follow the visitation at noon at Fortin/Lewiston. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral, Cremation and Monument Services, 70 Horton St., Lewiston, ME 04240. 784-4584.
CROTEAU — Ronald M., 68, resident of Lewiston, died in Auburn on Sunday, April 16. A memorial gathering honoring Ron’s life will be held Thursday, April 20, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred Plourde Pkwy., Lewiston. Committal prayers will be held Friday, April 21, at 11 a.m. at St. Peter’s Cemetery Chapel, Lewiston. Memorial donations in Ron’s memory may be made to the Hospice House, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210. Arrangements by Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred Plourde Pkwy., Lewiston, 784-4023
FOURNIER — Marilyn A. “Susie,” 82, of Mexico, passed away on Sunday, April 16, in Rumford. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Saturday, April 22, at Parish of the Holy Savior. Spring interment will be in St. John Cemetery. If so desired, contributions in Marilyn’s memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Way Memphis, TN 38105. Arrangements are under the care of S.G. Thibault Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 250 Penobscot St., Rumford, ME 04276. 364-4366.
LABRIE — Robert O. 92, passed away on Monday, April 17. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, April 20, at Sacred Heart Church in Auburn at 10 a.m. A committal service will immediately follow at Gracelawn Memorial Park in Auburn. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Beacon Hospice or Alzheimer’s Foundation of America. A service of The Fortin Group/Plummer & Merrill Funeral Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, ME 04210. 783-8545.
MELCHER — Laura N. (Williams), 89, of Wilton died Friday, April 14, in Farmington. Funeral services will be held Saturday morning at 11 a.m. at the Wiles Remembrance Center, 137 Farmington Falls Road, (Routes 2 and 27) Farmington, with the Rev. Robbie Locke of East Wilton Union Church officiating. Family and friends are invited to call at the Center on Friday afternoon from 4 to 6 p.m. Remembrance gifts may be given in her memory to the Easter Seals of Maine, 125 Presumpscot St., Portland, ME 04103. Following her funeral services, all are invited to a reception at the home of Larry and Mary Melcher, Beedy Road, Jay. Winter entombment at the Center; private family spring committal services at Lakeview Cemetery, Wilton.
PICCOLO — Felix Louis Sr., 72, died Saturday, April 15. There will be no services at this time. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Dan & Scott’s Cremation & Funeral Service, 488 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington, ME 04938.
SLATTERY — Joseph, 84, of Lewiston, died in Lewiston on Friday, April 14. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday from 9 to 11 a.m., followed by a Liturgy of the Word Service at 11 a.m. Interment in the spring at Mount Hope Cemetery. Donations may be made in his memory to the Alzheimer’s Association of Maine, 383 U.S. Route 1, Suite 2C, Scarborough, ME 04074, or to the American Red Cross, P.O. Box 37839, Boone, IA 50037-0839. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.
ST. PIERRE — Raymond, 86, of Auburn, died in Auburn on Friday, April 14. Services will be Friday, 11 a.m., in the Lower Church of the Basilica of Saints Peter & Paul. Interment, St. Peter’s Cemetery. No visitation. Donations may be made in his memory to the charity of your choice. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.
SWEATT — Carol A., 80, of Peru passed away on Saturday, April 15, in Auburn. At Carol’s request, there will be no services. If so desired, contributions in Carol’s memory may be made to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, Lewiston, ME 04240. Arrangements are under the care of S.G. Thibault Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 250 Penobscot St., Rumford, ME 04276. 364-4366
WARREN — Rita G., 83, of Topsham died Wednesday, April 12. A Liturgy of the Word will be held on Friday, April 21, at 1 p.m. at the mausoleum at St. Peter’s Cemetery, 217 Switzerland Road, Lewiston. Arrangements are under the care of Crosman Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 40 Main St., Lisbon Falls, 353-4951.