ALLEN — Joshua “Red,” 32, of Auburn passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 5, in Lewiston. Graveside services will be held Wednesday, Aug. 12, at 11 a.m., at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Auburn. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Shriners Hospital of Boston. Arrangements under the care of the Dostie Funeral Home, Lewiston. 782-8221.
ASH — E. Lawrence Sr. (Larry), 85, a longtime resident of Keene, N.H., passed peacefully on Saturday, July 18. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Friday, Aug. 14, at 11 a.m., at St. Bernard Church, 185 Main St., Keene, N.H., followed by full military honors for his Air Force service at St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Main Street, Keene, N.H. In lieu of flowers, the family suggest memorial contributions may be made in his name to the VA Medical Center, Attn.: Voluntary Services, 215 N. Main St., White River Jct., VT 05009-0001. The Foley Funeral Home, 49 Court St., Keene, N.H., is assisting the family with these arrangements.
BRACKLEY — Gladys M., 92, of Winthrop, formerly of Livermore Falls, died on Saturday, Aug. 8, in Winthrop. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 12, at 11 a.m., at Finley Funeral Home, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls. Visitation will be on Tuesday, August 11, from 4 to 7 p.m., at the funeral home. Interment Maine Veterans’ Cemetery, 163 Mount Vernon Road, Augusta.
COUTURE — Lena B., 99, of Lisbon, died on Saturday, Aug. 8. Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 11, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, Aug. 12, at 11 a.m., at Holy Trinity Church in Lisbon Falls followed by committal prayers at St. Peter’s Cemetery in Lewiston. Arrangements are under the care of Crosman Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 40 Main St., Lisbon Falls, 353-4951.
HARKINS — Cecilia M., 82, of Lewiston died Friday, Aug. 7, in Auburn. Memorial services honoring Cecilia’s life will be held Friday, Aug. 14, at 11 a.m. in the Chapman Room of Gracelawn Memorial Park, 980 Turner St., Auburn. Arrangements by Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home of Lewiston, 784-4023.
HOWES — Hugh “Butch,” 68, of Turner died Friday, July 31, at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston. Graveside services will be held Saturday, Aug. 15, at 11 a.m. at Gracelawn Memorial Park, Auburn. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Hugh’s name to ALS Association, 10 Ferry St., Suite 309, Concord, NH 03301. Arrangements under the care of the Dostie Funeral Home, 2151 Lisbon Road, Lewiston. 782-8221.
LONGACRE — William, 64, passed away peacefully Thursday, July 30, at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston. His memorial service will be held at Court Street Baptist Church in Auburn, at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 15. Memorial contributions may be made to www.ctstbaptistchurch.org. Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services.
McVAY — Gloria, 75, of Dixfield, passed away on Friday, Aug. 7, in Lewiston. There are no visiting hours. A funeral service will be held at on Thursday, August 13, at 11 a.m., at S.G. Thibault Funeral Home. Interment will be in Riverside Cemetery in Dixfield. If so desired, contributions in Gloria’s memory may be made to the Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope and Healing, 29 Lowell St. # 5, 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.
PARENT — Anne Marie Y., 49, of Sabattus passed away Wednesday, Aug. 5, at the Hospice House of Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice in Auburn. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday from 9 to 11 a.m., with a Liturgy of the Word Service in the funeral home at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing, Attn: CMMC Development Office, 300 Main St., Lewiston, ME 04240. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.
PERRIER — Therese L., passed away Wednesday, Aug. 5, at the Hospice House in Auburn. A Mass of Christian Burial honoring Therese’s life will be celebrated Wednesday, Aug. 12, at 11 a.m. at Holy Cross Church. Committal prayers to follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery. Family and friends are invited to visit one hour prior to services beginning at 10 a.m. at Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred Plourde Pkwy., Lewiston, 784-4023.
STURGIS — Erma, 91, of Minot, died in Lewiston on Saturday, Aug. 8. Private family graveside services will be held at a later date. Donations may be made in her memory to the Deane Sturgis Memorial Scholarship Fund at Edward Little High School, c/o Nancy Cyr, 77 Harris St., Auburn, ME 04210 or to the Sturgis Family Scholarship Fund, Bates College Advancement Office, 2 Andrews Road, Lewiston, ME 04240. Arrangements are in the care of the Chandler Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 26 W. Dwinal St., Mechanic Falls.