Funeral Notices for Sat., May 8


AUDETTE — Lorraine N. Dupre, 89, of Auburn died May 4. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Saturday, May 15, at 11 a.m. at Mary Queen of the Rosary Parish, 60 Maple St., Spencer, Mass., with interment to follow at Holy Rosary-St. Mary’s Cemetery, Spencer, Mass. Donations may be made in Lorraine’s memory to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22538, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1538, or the Alzheimer’s Association, 170 U.S. Route 1, Suite 250, Falmouth, ME 04105.

BEAULIEU — Elzear “Dan” Alphonse died May 6. Visitation Fortin/Lewiston Monday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Prince of Peace Parish at Holy Family Church Monday at 2 p.m. Committal St. Peter’s Cemetery. In Dan’s memory, donations may be made to the Maine Medical Center, 22 Bramhall St., Portland, ME 04102, or Hospice of Southern Maine, 180 U.S. Route 1, Suite1, Scarborough, ME 04074-9925. You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the family by visiting their guest book at A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 70 Horton St., Lewiston, ME 04240, 784-4584.

BRYANT — Joseph M., 84, of Farmington, died in Farmington, May 6. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Wiles Funeral Home, Cremation Service & Remembrance Center, 137 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington, with the Rev. Scott Planting officiating. Family and friends are invited to call at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. Interment will be at the Temple Village Cemetery. Gifts may be given in his memory to Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301. Words of condolence and tribute may be shared with his family at

BUBIER — Guy C., 66, a former resident of Wilton, died Friday, May 7, in Farmington. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 15, at FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls. Visiting hours will be held from noon to 1 p.m. prior to the funeral. Interment Lakeview Cemetery, Route 2, Wilton. If desired, contributions may be made to: Finley Funeral Home in memory of Guy C. Bubier, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls, ME 04254. Messages of condolence may be sent to:

CHICOINE — Juli Ann Paradis, 47, of Lewiston passed away in Orlando, Fla., on May 4. A gathering of family and friends will be held at St. Phillip’s Church, Route 4, Auburn, on Sunday from 2 to 6 p.m. A funeral service and celebration of life will be held at St. Phillip’s Church on Monday at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to, which benefits an orphanage in Haiti. Please make checks payable to Theo’s Work, Inc. and mai lto P.O. Box 1823, Lewiston, ME 04241-1823 and the family will collectively mail them to Haiti.

GOURDE — Pauline M., 80, of Rumford died Wednesday, May 5. There will be no visiting hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday at Parish of the Holy Savior. Interment will be in St. John Cemetery. If so desired, contributions in Pauline’s memory may be made to the Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice Fund, 15 Strawberry Ave., P.O. Box 819 Lewiston, ME 04243-0819. You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the family by visiting their guestbook at Arrangements are under the care of S.G. Thibault Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 250 Penobscot St., Rumford, ME 04276, 364-4366,

JEAN — Kiley E., 20, of Monmouth, died in Portland, May 5. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at St. Francis Xavier Church, 130 Route 133, Winthrop. A reception will follow at the parish hall. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, May 10, at Roberts Funeral Home, 62 Bowdoin St., Winthrop. Contributions in memory of Kiley may be made to the Kennebec Valley Humane Society, 10 Pet Haven Lane, Augusta, ME 04330, or online at Condolences may be sent to the family at

LESSARD — Gilles, 71, died May 2. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Saturday from 9 to 11 a.m. with a prayer service at 11 a.m. Interment, St. Peter’s Cemetery. Donations may be made in his memory to Free The Kids, 2303 West Market St., Greensboro, NC 27403, a charity dedicated to helping impoverished children in Haiti. Donations, condolences, and a photo tribute may be accessed online at Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.

MOULTON — Anita Marie Curtis died in Norway on May 5. At Anita’s request, there will be no funeral. Those who wish to honor her life may send a contribution to Responsible Pet Care, Norway, Oxford Congregational Church, Oxford, or simply remember her as the vibrant, happy woman holding a fishing pole on the A-Team pontoon boat, whenever you go to Thompson Lake, her most favorite place on earth. Arrangements under the direction of Oxford Hills Funeral Services, 1037 Main St., Route 26, Oxford. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

NOYES — Wilfred, 81, of Wilton, died at Farmington, Thursday, May 6. Funeral services will be held on Monday at 2 p.m. at the Wiles Remembrance Center, 136 High St., Wilton with the Rev. Ami Sawtelle officiating. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the center one hour prior to the services. Interment will follow the services at Lakeview Cemetery in Wilton. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made in Wilfred’s memory to Western Maine Transportation System, 76 Merrow Road, Auburn, ME 04210 as they were especially helpful in transporting him to many medical appointments. Condolences and tributes may be shared with the family at