Funeral Notices for Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012


BELANGER — John Jr., 94, died Feb. 17, in Rumford. Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the care of S.G. Thibault Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 250 Penobscot St., Rumford, ME 04276, 364-4366.

CAYA — Benoit, 88, of Roanoke, Va., died Feb. 19, at Friendship Manor. Visiting hours will be held Thursday, Feb. 23, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Oakey’s Funeral Home, Roanoke, Va.

CLARK — Charles Elmor, 78, died Feb. 17. Funeral services will take place at East Auburn Baptist Church on Park Avenue in Auburn, Feb. 25, at 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Gunner Swanson; a special needs child who touched our father’s heart. Donations may be sent to Gunner Swanson, c/o Community Credit Union, 40 Stanley St., Auburn.

DIXON — Wallace L., 91, of Lewiston, died in Auburn on Feb. 17. No visitation, or service will be held at the present time. Graveside services will be held at a future date at The Maine Veterans’ Cemetery on Mount Vernon Road in Augusta. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Wallace’s memory to H.A.R.T., P.O. Box 351, 302 Range Road, Cumberland, ME 04021,, or to The Wounded Warrior Project, A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 70 Horton st., Lewiston, 784-4584.

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.

MILLER — Paul D., 86, died in York on Feb. 18. Funeral services will be held at noon on Saturday, Feb. 25, at the MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., P.O. Box 537, Rumford, ME 04276 with Fr. Phil Tracy officiating. Interment in the spring will be in the Maine Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery, Mount Vernon Road, Augusta. Those who desire, may contribute to Togus VAMC Voluntary Service, 1 VA Center, Augusta, ME 04330, or to Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine, 205 Church Hill Road, Augusta, ME 04330 in his memory.

PRATT — Gerard C., 89, died Feb. 18. A funeral Mass will be held in early April at St. Louis Church in Auburn. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Activities Fund of Russell Park Manor, 158 Russell St., Lewiston, ME 04240.

ROSSIGNOL — Marie A., 90, a resident of Lewiston, died in Lewiston Sunday, Feb. 19. A funeral Mass honoring Marie’s life will be celebrated on Thursday at 11 a.m. at Holy Family Church. Committal services will follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 9 a.m. until the time of the Mass at the Pinette & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred A. Plourde Parkway, Lewiston, 784-4023.

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.