ADLEY — Edward J., 83, of Canton, died Tuesday, Dec. 16. Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are under the direction of MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., P.O. Box 537, Rumford, ME 04276, 364-4545.
DESHAIES — Jacqueline “Jackie,” of Livermore Falls, died Wednesday, Dec. 17. Visiting hours will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, at FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls. If desired, contributions may be made to GFWC Livermore Falls Women’s Club, c/o Barbara Letalien, 135 Federal Road, Livermore, ME 04253.
HANSON — Dennis L., 37, of Jay, died Thursday, Dec. 18. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 22, at FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls. Visiting hours will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 21, at the funeral home. If desired, contributions may be made to Kelli Hanson for the Hanson Children’s Education Fund, c/o Finley Funeral Home, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls, ME 04254.
HILL — Kenneth A. “Hillbilly” Jr., 37, of Rumford Point, died Tuesday, Dec. 16. A time of visitation will be held at the Woodstock Seventh-day Adventist Church on Sunday, Dec. 21, from 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held at the same location on Monday at 3:30 p.m. with Ellie Andrews officiating. Burial will be in the spring at Pleasant Pond Cemetery in Sumner. Arrangements by Cliff Gray Cremation & Funeral Services, 60 Andrews Road, Bryant Pond.
REED — Michael R., 40, of Auburn, died Thursday, Dec. 18. Visitation will be at Fortin/Auburn on Sunday, Dec. 21, from 3 to 4 p.m. A celebration of life will follow at the funeral home at 4 p.m. Those wishing to make donations in Michael’s memory may do so to the Hospice House of Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 783-8545.
WELLS — The Rev. Arthur Walter, 80, formerly of Wilton, died Saturday, Dec. 13. Family and friends are invited to a memorial visitation on Friday, Jan. 9, from noon to 2 p.m., at Wiles Remembrance Center, 136 High St., Wilton, followed by memorial services at the Center at 2 p.m. Following services, all are welcome to a reception with light refreshments at the Center. Public memorial graveside services with full military honors will be held Wednesday, May 20, at 11 a.m., at Lakeview Cemetery in Wilton. Remembrance gifts may be given to either the Alzheimer’s Association of Maine, 383 U.S. Route 1, Suite 2C, Scarborough, ME 04074, or the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 10310, Portland, ME 04104.
WRIGHT — Ronald C. “Ronnie,” 55, of North Jay, died Wednesday, Dec. 17. Family and friends are invited to call on Saturday, Dec. 20, from 5 to 7 p.m., at Wiles Remembrance Center, 136 High St., Wilton, ME 04294. A funeral service will be held at the Center on Sunday, Dec. 21, at 4 p.m., with the Rev. John Gensel officiating. A reception will follow at the home of Ronnie and Tammie in North Jay. Interment will take place at Birchland Cemetery in the spring, date and time to be announced.