AYER — Claire A., 75, died in Lewiston Oct. 3. A private family celebration of Claire's life and accomplishments and a feast in her honor will be held at a later date. Donations in her memory may be made to d’Youville Pavilion, 102 Campus Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Arrangements by Pinette & Lynch Funeral Home, 784-4023.
BOHR — Kenneth Alden, died in South Paris, Oct. 2. Ken’s burial service will be held at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 7, at the Riverside Cemetery in Bethel and the memorial service will be held at noon on Saturday, Nov. 24, at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Bridgton. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be sent to the Mahoosuc Land Trust, P.O. Box 981, Bethel, ME 04217. Arrangements are under the direction of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Greenleaf Chapel, 37 Vernon St., Bethel.
DAVIDSON — Stanley Leo “Stan,” died Thursday, Oct. 4. A graveside service will be held in Bennington, Vt. Shiva will be observed at 235 Lincoln St., Hudson, Mass., from 4 to 9 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 8, and at 35 Harbor Road, West Yarmouth, Mass., from 2 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 9. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Pan-Massachusetts Challenge, 77 4th Ave., Needham, MA 02494 in the name of Howard Davidson (HD0013). Online donations may be made to PMC under Howard Davidson at www.pmc.org.
DESJARDINS — Roland, 86, of Lewiston, died in Lewiston, Oct. 2. Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home on Monday. Services will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at Holy Family Church. Interment, St. Peter’s Cemetery. Donations may be made in his memory to the National Parkinson Foundation, Gift Processing Center, P.O. Box 5018, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5018; or to the Maine Public Broadcasting System, 1450 Lisbon St., Lewiston, ME 04240. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.
GOSSELIN — Fern M., 97, formerly of Wilton, died at Farmington, Thursday, Oct. 4. There will be private visitation and services with interment at Fairview Cemetery in Farmington. Funeral services are being cared for and provided by the Wiles Remembrance Center of Farmington.
HADLEY — Kendall, 49, of Sumner went to be with his Savior on Oct. 3. Relatives and friends are welcome to attend visiting hours from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday and from 9 to 11 a.m. on Tuesday followed by funeral services at 11 at the West Sumner Baptist Church with Larry Thurlow officiating. Interment will be in the Pleasant Pond Cemetery. For those who wish, memorials in Kendall’s memory may be made to the West Sumner Baptist Church, 854 Main St., Sumner, ME 04292. Arrangements by Cliff Gray Cremation & Funeral Services, 60 Andrews Road, Bryant Pond.
LEAVITT — Dorothy A., 83, of South Burlington, Vt., died peacefully surrounded by her loving family Thursday, Oct. 4. Visiting hours will be held from 5 to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 8, at the funeral home, with a service to follow at 7:30 p.m. Interment will be at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 9, at Mount Auburn Cemetery in Auburn. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Vermont Respite House, 99 Allen Brook Lane, Williston, VT 05495. Arrangements are in the care of the Ready Funeral and Cremation Service, 261 Shelburne Road, Burlington, Vt.
MARTIN — Maryann, 71, of Poland, died in Auburn Oct. 4. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 14, at Highland Cemetery in West Poland. Donations in her memory may be made to the Hospice House, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210. Arrangements are under the direction of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, 26 West Dwinal St., Mechanic Falls.
PIIPPO — Anne Teresa, 101, a resident of Hebron, died in Hebron Oct. 1. Graveside services with military honors will be held at a later date in the family plot at Mt. Auburn Cemetery. Arrangements by DILLINGHAM & SON MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 62 Spring St., Auburn, 784-6449.
RAND — Margaret K., 99, of Mechanic Falls, died in Auburn Oct. 2. A memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 9, at Our Lady of Ransom Church in Mechanic Falls followed by interment at Mt. Auburn Cemetery in Auburn. Arrangements are under the direction of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, 26 West Dwinal St., Mechanic Falls.