FOSTER — Andrea Ray, 66, died Feb. 22. Graveside services will be held in the spring. Arrangements by Direct Cremation of Maine, 182 Waldo Ave. Belfast, ME 04915.
GIRARDIN — Fernande R., 86, a resident of Jay, died Thursday, Feb. 23, in Farmington. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 27, at St. Rose of Lima Church, 1 Church St., Jay. Interment in the spring at Holy Cross Cemetery, 445 Park St., Livermore Falls. Arrangements by FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls. If desired, contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association, 1701 Beauregard St., P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA., 22311.
GREGG — Isabelle Annie (Jordan), 82, of Port Charlotte, Fla., passed away Feb. 22. No services are planned. Memorial donations may be made to TideWell Hospice, 1144 Veronica St, Port Charlotte, FL 33952. Arrangements are by Larry Taylor Funeral and Cremation Services.
JACQUES — Emile J., 87, of Lewiston, died Thursday, Feb. 23. Visitations at the funeral home Sunday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday at 11 a.m. at Holy Cross Church. Committal with military honors at St. Peter’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Holy Cross Church Memorial Fund, 16 Ste. Croix St., Lewiston, ME 04240. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 70 Horton St., Lewiston, 784-4584.
LAKE — Elmer E., 86, a resident of Fayette, died Thursday, Feb. 23, in Farmington. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, at St. Rose of Lima Church, 1 Church St., Livermore Falls. Visiting hours from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday at FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls. Interment in the spring at Holy Cross Cemetery, 445 Park St., Livermore Falls. If desired, contributions may be made to Maine’s Paper and Heritage Museum, P.O. Box 293, Jay, ME 04239.
LINNELL — Leroy W., 86, of South Paris, died in South Paris, Feb. 18. At Leroy’s request, there will be no visiting hours or funeral service. Donations in his memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1 Bowdoin Mill Island, Topsham, ME 04086. Arrangements are under the direction of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, 45 Main St., South Paris.
McCARTHY — Beatrice L., 87, of Sumner, died in West Paris Feb. 23. A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday, Feb. 27, at 11 a.m. at St. Catherine of Sienna Church in Norway. Interment will be in the spring at Pleasant Pond Cemetery in Sumner. Arrangements are under the direction of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, 45 Main St., South Paris.
WILSON — Ruth Rowe, 97, died Feb. 19. A memorial service will take place in the summer at Bates College. The family has suggested memorial donations to two scholarship funds: the Harry W. Rowe Fund at Bates College, Office of College Advancement, Bates College, 2 Andrews Road, Lewiston, ME 04240; and the Val H. Wilson Fund at Skidmore College, Office of Advancement, North Hall, 815 N. Broadway, Saratoga Springs, N.Y. 12866. Those wishing to communicate with the family may write to Alden C. Wilson, 840 East San Lucas Road, Palm Springs, Calif. 92264.
WRIGHT — Shane, 24, of Lewiston, died in Lewiston on Feb. 18. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. Services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Holy Cross Church. Interment, St. Peter’s Cemetery. Donations may be made in his memory to the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America, National Processing Center, Attn: Honor & Memorial Gifts, P.O. Box 1245, Albert Lea, MN, 56007-9976. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.