AUSTIN — Eleanor M., 93, of Rumford, died Monday, Feb. 13, in Canton. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at Parish of the Holy Savior, St. Athanasius–St. John Church, 126 Maine Ave., Rumford. Interment will be in the spring at St. John Cemetery, Rumford. Friends are invited to call from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday at the MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., P.O. Box 537, Rumford, ME 04276.
BACK — Emmitt O. “Rusty” Jr. of Rumford, died Sunday, Feb. 12, at the Veterans Hospital in Togus. A celebration of his life will be conducted with Military Honors at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, at the funeral home with the Rev. Bruce Tyner officiating. Friends are invited to call at MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., P.O. Box 537, Rumford, ME 04276, after 6 p.m. Wednesday prior to the services.
BURNHAM — Richard E., 90, of Farmington, formerly of Leeds, died at Farmington, Feb. 12. Public memorial graveside services will be held in the springtime on his wife’s birthday, Monday, June 11, at 5:30 p.m. at Lakeview Cemetery, Wilton. Following services, all are welcome to attend a family reception at the home of his son and daughter-in-law, Richard L. and Lorraine Burnham, Bean’s Corner, Jay. In lieu of flowers, remembrance gifts may be given to the Franklin County Animal Shelter, 550 Industry Road, Farmington, ME 04938. Arrangements are in the care and under the guidance of the Wiles Remembrance Center, 308 Franklin Road, Jay.
FARRINGTON — Barry E., 68, of Freeport, went to the Lord on Feb. 11. At Barry’s request, there will be no service and interment will be held in the spring at the Birchland Cemetery in North Jay. Assistance and guidance provided by Independent Death Care, 660 Brighton Ave., Portland.
FULGHAM — Ray A., 50, of Lewiston, died Feb 6, in Lewiston. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 18, at 3 p.m. in the funeral home. Friends and family are invited to visit Saturday from 1 to 3 p.m. prior to service. Arrangements by Pinette & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred A. Plourde Parkway, Lewiston, ME 04240, 784-4023.
HERSEY — Douglas A., 82, died Feb. 12. Services will he held at the First Assembly of God Church, 70 Hogan Road, Lewiston on Wednesday at 7 p.m. preceded by an hour of visitation at 6 p.m. at the church. Burial St. Peter’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Lannette Cloutier, 81 Magnum Drive, Turner, ME 04282, to help defray funeral expenses. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 70 Horton St., Lewiston, 784-4584.
HOLT — Gloria P., 83, of Dixfield, died at Dixfield, Tuesday, Feb. 14. Memorial services will be held at noon on Saturday, Feb. 18, at the Dixfield Congregational Church in Dixfield with the Rev. John Gensel, officiating. A time of visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to noon before the service and a time of fellowship and refreshment will be held in the church vestry following the service. Gifts may be given in Gloria’s memory to the River Valley Animal Advocates, c/o Brenda Jarvis, 1183, Canton Point Road, Dixfield, ME 04224. Arrangements are in the care of the Wiles Remembrance Center, 42 Weld St., Dixfield.
JALBERT — Joseph R., 88, died Friday, Feb. 10, at Marshwood Center. A memorial service will be celebrated on Saturday at 9 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church. Those wishing to make donations in his memory may do so to The Odd Fellows Home, 85 Caron Lane, Auburn, ME 04210. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services, 70 Horton St., Lewiston, 784-4584.
LALIBERTE — Norman, 73, of Deerfield Beach, Fla., died in Auburn on Feb. 13. Services will be private. Donations may be made in his memory to the charity of your choice. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.
STROLLO — Anthony M., 40, died Feb. 7. A memorial gathering will take place on Friday, Feb. 17, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the John E. Day Funeral Home, 85 Riverside Ave., Red Bank, N.J. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Tony’s memory to Waddell and Reed, c/o Jana Strollo, 64 Cloverdale Circle, Tinton Falls, NJ 07724, to benefit his beloved daughters Chloe and Gracie.
TAPLIN — Marie Jane passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Feb. 10. In lieu of flowers, please send donations in honor of Marie to: Southern Maine Parent Awareness, 866 Main St., Suite 303, Sanford, ME 04073, or call 1-800-564-9696. Family and friends are invited to a time of visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at the Jones, Rich & Hutchins Funeral Home, 199 Woodford St., Portland. An 11 a.m. memorial service will follow at the funeral home with the Rev. Janet Dorman officiating. Interment will be in Foreside Cemetery Cumberland at the convenience of the family.
TURMENNE — Dominique P. died Feb. 12. A private family service will take place in the spring. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Maine Chapter, 383 U.S. Route 1, Suite 2C, Scarborough, ME 04074.
WHITTIER — Marjorie Estelle, 84, died Feb. 13. Relatives and friends may visit from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today at Roberts Funeral Home, 62 Bowdoin St., Winthrop, where a celebration of Marjorie’s life will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday. Spring interment and committal services will be held at the Ridge Cemetery in Monmouth. If desired, those wishing may make donations in Marjorie’s memory to the Monmouth Museum Inc., P.O. Box 352, Monmouth, ME 04259.
WINSLOW — Ona, 76, of Auburn, died in Lewiston Feb. 12. Graveside services will be held in the spring at Maple Grove Cemetery in Mechanic Falls. Arrangements are under the direction of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, 26 West Dwinal St., Mechanic Falls.