Funeral Notices for Tue., May 11


ALLEN — Deanna Lynne, died in Readfield, Feb. 10. In celebration of her life, a graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday at Strong Village Cemetery on the Lambert Hill Road in Strong. Directions: Go North on Route 4 through Farmington to Strong, go straight onto Route 145 and then left onto Route 149 for about one mile, look for cemetery on the left. Arrangements are in the care of Roberts Funeral Home, 62 Bowdoin St., Winthrop. Condolences may be sent to the family at

FELLOWS — Esther R., died on May 7. At the family’s request, there will be no visitation. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday at 10 a.m., at The Fortin Group, Lewiston. Committal will follow at Hanover Cemetery. Those wishing to make donations in her memory may do so to one’s charity of choice. Family and friends are invited to visit Esther’s guest book at A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services, 70 Horton St., Lewiston, 784-4584.

PAQUETTE — Leonard E., 72, of Rumford, died Saturday, May 8, in Rumford. Graveside services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. John Cemetery, Rumford. Arrangements are under the care of the MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., Rumford, ME 04276. Those who wish may sign the guest book, share condolences and memories, by visiting online at

PELLETIER — Marjorie J.M. died May 9. A gathering of family and friends will be held Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. at Roberts Funeral Home, 62 Bowdoin St., Winthrop. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday at 10 a.m. at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Winthrop. A private family burial will be held at Glenside Cemetery, Winthrop. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in her memory to the Charles M. Bailey Public Library, 32 Bowdoin St., Winthrop, ME 04330.

ROGERS — Sidney D. died Feb. 3. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a celebration of life memorial service on Saturday at noon at the Fortin Group Funeral Home in Auburn, preceded by a period of visitation from 11 a.m. Committal with military honors to follow at Mt. Auburn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in memory of Sid to the Shriners Hospital for Children, c/o Shriners International Headquarters, 2900 Rocky Point Dr., Tampa, FL, 33607. ( A service of the Fortin Group/Plummer & Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 783-8545.

SNYDER — Ruth Chesley, 96, of South Paris, died in South Paris, May 7. At Ruth’s request, there will be no services. Arrangements are under the direction of Weston-Chandler Funeral Home, 45 Main St., South Paris. Online condolences may be shared with her family at

STANLEY — George H., 81, of Norway, died in Norway, May 10. Family and friends are invited to attend a visitation from noon to 1 p.m. with funeral services starting at 1 p.m. on Thursday at Oxford Hills Funeral Services, 1037 Main St., Route 26, Oxford. Interment will follow at Norway Pine Grove Cemetery in South Paris. In lieu of flowers, donations in George’s memory may be made to the Shriners Hospital For Children, 516 Carew St., Springfield, MA 01104. Arrangements under the direction of Oxford Hills Funeral Services, Oxford. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at