Funeral notices for Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014


BLUM — Janice Levine, of Rancho Bernardo, Calif., died Thursday, Dec. 25. Services were held at Temple Adat Shalom in Poway, Calif.

McCONAGHY — Lloyd E., 71, of Bronson, Fla., died Thursday, Dec. 25. A memorial service will be held for Lloyd in the near future. Arrangements by Williams-Thomas Funeral Home, Gainesville, Fla., 352-376-7556.

PORTER — Markum T., 54, of Augusta, died Tuesday, Dec. 23. A celebration of his life will be held Sunday, Dec. 28, at 1 p.m., at Staples Funeral Home, 53 Brunswick Ave., Gardiner.

POWELL — Edward H., 91, formerly of Mexico, died Friday, Dec. 26. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 30, at MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., P.O. Box 537, Rumford, ME 04276, with his grandson, Mark Remeika, officiating. Interment will be in the spring in Demerritt Cemetery in Peru. Friends are invited to call at the funeral home on Tuesday after 1 p.m., prior to the funeral. Those who desire may contribute to Africa Inland Missions, P.O. Box 3611, Peachtree City, GA 30269-7611, in his memory.

SAUCIER — John E., 68, of Island Falls, died Tuesday, Dec. 23. At his request, there will not be any services at this time. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may donate to the Hospice of Aroostook, 14 Access Highway, Caribou, ME 04736. Arrangements by Bowers Funeral Home in Houlton.

SHEA — John R., of Peru and Naples, Fla, died Saturday, Dec. 20. In lieu of flowers, please contribute to the Worthley Pond Association, P.O. Box 230, Peru, ME 04290.

VAN HAM — Peter S., 55, of Mechanic Falls, died Sunday, Dec. 21. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, Dec. 27, from 10 a.m. to noon, with a service at noon. Donations may be made in his memory to either the American Heart Association, 51 U.S. Route 1, Suite M, Scarborough, ME 04074, or to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.