BLAIR — Joyce Evelyn Gamble entered into the arms of Jesus the morning of Feb. 21. A memorial service to celebrate Joyce’s life will be held March 14, at 11 a.m. at the Norridgewock Baptist Church, Main Street, Norridgewock. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Smart & Edwards Funeral Home, 183 Madison Ave., Skowhegan.
GASTONGUAY — Irene, 77, of Lewiston, died in Lewiston on Feb. 18. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Friday from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., followed by a funeral service in the lower church of the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul at 1 p.m. Interment, St. Peter’s Cemetery. Donations may be made in her honor to the charity of your choice. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.
HARTFORD — Clement V., 81, died on Feb. 21, with his loving family by his side. A memorial service will be celebrated on Saturday at 2 p.m. atthe funeral home. Committal will be held at a later date. Those wishing to make donations in his memory may do so to The Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston ME 04240. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Homes, Cremation & Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 783-8545.
HINKLEY — Linwood R., 60, died Feb. 20. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, with funeral services at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, at Adams & McFarlane Funeral & Cremation Services, 108 Court St., Farmington. Donations may be made in Linwood’s memory to Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice Development Office, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240, or Hope Lodge, 7 Oak St., Worcester, MA 01609, or a charity of your choice.
JOHNSON — Janice passed away peacefully and comfortably Sunday, Feb. 5, at the Hospice House. A family gathering to honor her will be held between the hours of 1 and 3 p.m. on March 4, at her home, 2272 Hotel Road, Auburn, for those who wish to pay their respects.
LABBE — Priscilla J., 69, a resident of Livermore Falls, died Monday, Feb. 20, in Livermore Falls. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 23, at St. Rose of Lima Church, 1 Church St., Jay. Visiting hours will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. at FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls, on Thursday prior to the funeral service. Interment in the spring at Holy Cross Cemetery, 445 Park St., Livermore Falls. If desired, contributions may be made to Tri-Town Food Cupboard, P.O. Box 314, Livermore Falls, ME 04254, or American Heart Association, 51 U.S. Route 1, Suite M, Scarborough, ME 04074.
LELANSKY — Herbert Lewis, 78, of Locust Grove, Va., since 2002, passed away with his family by his side, on Tuesday, Feb. 21. Friends may call at the Semper Fidelis Memorial Chapel, 18900 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Triangle, VA, on Friday, Feb. 24, from 11 a.m. until time of services at noon. Interment will follow in Quantico National Cemetery, 18424 Joplin Road (Route 619), Triangle, VA, with Marine Corps Honors. Memorial contributions may be made to Parkinson Foundation of the National Capital Area, 7700 Leesburg Pike, Suite 208, Falls Church VA 22043, or to the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation, 3800 Fettler Park Drive, Suite 104, Dumfries, VA 22025.
MARTEL — Donna M., 46, of Lewiston, died Wednesday, Feb. 22. Visitation at the funeral home on Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. Funeral Saturday at 9 a.m. at Holy Cross Church. Those wishing to make donations in her memory may do so to The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope and Healing, 10 High St., Suite 301, Lewiston, ME 04240. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Homes, Cremation & Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 783-8545.
THERRIAULT — Richard F., 69, a resident of Sabattus, died on Feb 20. Visitation at the Dominican Sisters’ Convent on Thursday at 9 a.m. A memorial Mass will follow at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Dominican Sisters’ Convent, 61 Lisbon Road, Sabattus. Committal to follow at St. Peter’s cemetery. Those wishing, may make donations in Richard’s honor to Loaves & Fishes, 61 Lisbon Road, Sabattus, ME 04280. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Homes, Cremation & Monument Services, Lewiston, 783-8545.
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.