BURKE —Sheilah B., of Lewiston, died in Lewiston on March 3. Interment will be held at a later date. Donations in her memory may be made to the Kidney Foundation.
COTE — Lillian M., 94, formerly of Lewiston, died in Auburn, March 24. A Mass of Christian burial honoring Lillian’s life will be celebrated MONDAY at 11 a.m. at the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul of the Prince of Peace Parish. Interment in St. Peter’s Cemetery. Memorial donations in Lillian’s memory may be made to the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul Building Fund, P.O. Box 1540, Lewiston, ME 04241-1540. Online condolences and sharing of memories may be expressed at www.lynchbrothers.com. Family and friends are invited to visit two hours prior to services at the PINETTE & LYNCH FUNERAL HOME 305 Alfred Plourde Parkway, Lewiston, 784-4023.
DOUCETTE — James P. Relatives and friends may call at the Ouellette-Thibault Funeral Home, 118 High St., Van Buren, from 1 to 4 PM on Sunday and 1 PM until time of service on Monday. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 3 PM on Monday at the St. Bruno-St. Remi Catholic Church. Interment will be in the Grande Riviere Cemetery later this spring. In lieu of flowers those who wish may contribute in his memory to the American Cancer Society New England Division, Inc., One Main St., Suite 300, Topsham, ME 04086 or to the American Heart Association, 1 Union St., #301, Robbinsville, NJ 08691-4183. To leave on-line condolences, please visit www.ouellettefuneralhome.com.
DUFOUR — Jason M., of Friant, Calif., died March 19. A celebration of Jason’s life will begin promptly at 7 p.m. Monday at the Fortin Group Funeral Home, 217 Turner St., Auburn, with a social gathering to follow. All family and friends are welcome. To view a complete obituary, please visit www.thefortingroupauburn.com. A service of Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Service, 217 Turner St., AUBURN, 783-8545.
FORGUE — Arthur J., 81, died March 19. A memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday at 11 a.m. at The Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. Committal will be a private family service on Monday at Maine Veterans’ Cemetery, Mount Vernon Road, Augusta. A service of Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, LEWISTON, 70 Horton St., 784-4584.
HARVEY — Rita, 77, of 92 No Name Pond Road, Lewiston, died Wednesday, March 24. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Saturday from 9 to 11 a.m. with a prayer service starting at 11 a.m. After the service, a celebration of her life will be held at the Fraternal Order of Eagles, 1327 Sabattus St., Lewiston. Donations may be made in her memory to Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice, 15 Strawberry Ave., P.O. Box 819, Lewiston, ME 04243-0819. Donations, condolences, and a photo tribute may be accessed online at www.albert-burpee.com. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.
PEASE — Ray, 66, of Freeman Township, passed away Thursday, March 25. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 30, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Adams~McFarlane Funeral & Cremation Services, 108 Court St., Farmington. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday at Strong Methodist Church at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Gary Hubley officiating. Interment will take place at the North Freeman Cemetery. Donations may be made in Ray’s memory to Franklin Memorial Hospital, 3rd Floor Medical/Surgical Unit, 111 Franklin Health Commons, Farmington, ME 04938. Those wishing may send condolences to the family at www.adamsmcfarlane.com.
PRAY — Gertrude G., “Trudy,” died March 26. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Philip Church. Interment, St. Peter’s Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday. Donations may be made in her memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Donations, condolences, and a photo tribute may be accessed online at www.albert-burpee.com. ALBERT & BURPEE FUNERAL HOME.
VARNUM — Colby Andrew, died at Rumford, Sunday, March 21. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, April 2, at the Farrington-Morton Cemetery in Mexico with the Rev. Linda Kimball, officiating. Arrangements are in the care of the Wiles Remembrance Center, 42 Weld St., Dixfield. Words of condolence and tribute may be shared with the family at www.wilesrc.com.