Funeral Notices for May 11, 2011


ASSELIN — Dorothy P., 85, died May 9. Visitation at the funeral home Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. Burial later this spring at Maine Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery, One Civic Center Drive, Augusta. Donations preferred to Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 70 Horton St., Lewiston, ME 04240, 784-4584.

BELIVEAU — Gilbert died May 8. At Mr. Beliveau’s request, a private memorial will be held.

BUSSIERE — Gerald, 90, of Lewiston died May 7 in Lewiston. Service will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the lower church of the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. Entombment at St. Peter’s Cemetery Mausoleum. Donations may be made in his memory to the Dempsey Challenge, Subj.: Austin Albert — L’equipe d’Albert, c/o CMMC Development Office, 300 Main St., Lewiston, ME 04240. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.

CUSHING — Irene, 74, died May 10. Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 12, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Adams~McFarlane Funeral & Cremation Services, 108 Court St., Farmington. A memorial service will be held at the funeral home on Friday, May 13, at 10 a.m.

KALINOWSKI — Sharon D., 59, a resident of Turner, died Sunday, May 8, in Lewiston. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, May 12, at FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls. Interment Turner Village Cemetery, Turner.

KNOWLTON — Everett S. Jr., 74, of Leeds died May 7. An informal service and gathering of family and friends will be held on Saturday, May 14, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Leeds Community Church, 123 Church Hill Road, Leeds, ME 04263. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to Leeds Community Church, P.O. Box 228, Leeds, ME 04263.

PACKARD — Corwin “Corky,” 80, of West Poland, died in Auburn, May 9. Graveside service will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Highland Cemetery, West Poland. Family and friends may call at the Chandler Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 26 West Dwinal St., Mechanic Falls, Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make donations in his memory to the Maine Alzheimer’s Association, 170 U.S. Route 1, Suite 250, Falmouth, ME 04105.

THIBODEAU — Irene F., 78, of Mexico, died May 2, in Lewiston. There will be no visiting hours. A Mass will be celebrated in June with the time to be announced. Arrangements are under the care of S.G. Thibault Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 250 Penobscot St., Rumford, ME 04276, 364-4366.

VACHON — Jeannette, 81, of Lewiston, died in Lewiston on Tuesday, May 10. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be Friday at 11 a.m. in the lower church of the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. Interment, St. Peter’s Cemetery. Donations may be made in her memory to the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul Restoration Fund, c/o Prince of Peace Parish, P.O. Box 1540, Lewiston ME 04241-1540. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.

WARD — Paul G. Jr., 70, of Turner, died on May 7, at Central Maine Medical Center. The family will have a private graveside service at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations are preferred to Turner Fire and Rescue, P.O. Box 135, Turner, ME 04282.