BEAULIEU — Laurier “Larry” A., 85, a resident of Reading, Mass., died in Wilmington, Mass., Saturday, Jan. 5. Funeral services honoring Larry’s life will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday in the funeral home. Committal services will then follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at the Pinette & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred A. Plourde Parkway, Lewiston 784-4023.
BLAIR — Brian A., 47, a resident of Livermore Falls, died Monday, Dec. 31, in Livermore Falls. Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls.
CASEY — Marjorie B., 87, of Rumford, died Jan. 6. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 11, at Parish of the Holy Savior. Spring interment will be in St. John Cemetery. If so desired, contributions in Marjorie’s memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105. Arrangements are under the care of S.G. Thibault Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 250 Penobscot St., Rumford, ME 04276, 364-4366.
DAWES — Ernest L., 86, of Jay, died Jan. 5 in Farmington. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls. Interment in the spring at Stubbs Mills Cemetery, East Jay Road, Jay.
EDGERLY — John G., 76, of Farmington, died at Farmington, Jan. 6. Public memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 18, from the Trinity United Methodist Church, Farmington Falls Road, Farmington. Family and friends are invited to memorial visitation from 3 to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 17, from the Wiles Remembrance Center, 137 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington. Remembrance gifts may be given to either the Edgerly Cancer Fund, c/o FCHN Att. Oncology Dept., 111 Franklin Health Commons, Farmington, ME 04938; or to the Franklin County Animal Shelter, 550 Industry Road, Farmington, ME 04938. Winter entombment at the funeral home. Spring committal services at Sunnyside Cemetery, Kingfield.
GREENLEAF — John S., 84, of Bethel, died in Locke Mills Jan. 2. Visiting hours will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 11, at the Greenleaf Chapel of Chandler Funeral Home, 37 Vernon St., Bethel. A service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday at the Greenleaf Chapel. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations in John’s name be made to the Bethel Ambulance Service, c/o Mary Buckman, P.O.Box 1660, Bethel, ME 04217.
HOWARD — Joan Bauer, 83, of Stratham, N.H., died unexpectedly Jan. 4, at the Exeter Hospital. The memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 10, at the Stratham Community Church, Emery Lane, Stratham, N.H. Burial will be in the spring at the Maple Lane Cemetery, Stratham. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the American Heart Association, Heart Gifts Processing Center, PO Box 3049, Syracuse, N.Y. 13220-3049.
MADORE — Rolland O., 86, a resident of Lewiston, died in Lewiston Thursday, Jan. 3. A funeral Mass honoring Rolland’s life will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Thursday at Holy Family Church. Committal services with military honors will follow at 1 p.m. at the Maine Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery in Augusta. Those wishing may make donations in Rolland’s memory to the Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday only at the Pinette & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred A. Plourde Parkway, Lewiston, 784-4023.
PICARD — Muriel (Brissette), 87, a resident of Lewiston, died in Lewiston, Jan. 6. A Mass of Christian Burial honoring Muriel’s life will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on FRIDAY at the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. Committal prayers to follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery. Memorial donations in Muriel’s memory may be made to either the Colby Fund, c/o St. Mary’s Foundation, P.O. Box 291, Lewiston, ME 04243-0291; or St. Jude’s Childrens Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1905. Family and friends are invited to visit from 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday only at PINETTE & LYNCH FUNERAL HOME, 305 Alfred Plourde Parkway, Lewiston, 784-4023.
RICHARDS — Robert Philander, 88, died jan. 5. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 22, at the Old South Congregational Church, 227 Main St., Farmington with the Rev. Alexis Fuller-Wright and the Rev. John Tolman officiating, with a reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to be made in Bob’s name to the Maine Cancer Foundation, 170 U.S. Route 1, Suite 250, Falmouth, ME 04105; or http://www.mainecancer.org/, or to Neighbors Helping Neighbors at 778-2249, or on Facebook for Neighbors Helping Neighbors of Franklin County. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Dan & Scott’s Cremation & Funeral Service, 488 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington, ME 04938.
SIROIS — Simonne A., 82, of Auburn, died Jan. 4 in Lewiston. Services will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at Holy Family Church. Interment will be at St. Peter’s Cemetery. Donations may be made in her memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.
THOMA — William Joseph, 62, of Auburn, died Jan. 4, at home. Funeral and military rites will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 9, at the Maine Veterans’ Cemetery, Augusta.
TOLMAN — Ruth H., 86, died Jan. 3, in Lewiston. At the request of Ruth H. Tolman, there will be no funeral or graveside services. Arrangements are under the direction of Pinette and Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred Plourde Parkway, Lewiston.