ADAMS — Amy Lee lost her battle from complications with cervical cancer on Jan. 30, at the young age of 36. There will be a small rememberence memorial at the East Hebron Baptist Church on Feb. 10, at 1 p.m. Facilities are limited there, so come prepared. This will be an informal gathering. A time to share memories and stories with each other. This is meant to be for family and her closest friends. So please honor and respect this time by keeping your visit short and sweet. For many, this is a time for closure. As a family we are ready to gradually move on to the next chapter of our lives. In lieu of flowers, please direct all donations to Responsible Pet Care of Oxford Hills. Your donation is tax-deductible. Go to their website for an official honor form. Donations are also being taken at Tilton's Market that will be presented to the Buckfield Recreation Department for the reconstruction of the playground on Cross Street. Two trees were previously donated by a close friend that will be planted at the playground.
BERRY — Roland C., 85, of Ormond Beach, Fla., passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Jan. 19, at his home. Interment will be held at a later date in Maine. Arrangements were under the direction of Lohman Funeral Home, Ormand Beach, Fla.
BISBEE — Linda L., 65, of West Paris, died in West Paris Feb. 3. Graveside services will be held in the spring at the convenience of her family. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Special Olympics Maine, 125 John Roberts Road, No. 5, South Portland, ME 04106, or Ledgeview Living Center, 141 Bethel Road, West Paris, ME 04289. Arrangements are under the direction of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, 45 Main St., South Paris.
BUCK — Janis, 72, of West Paris, died in West Paris Jan. 29. Private graveside services will be held in the spring. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1 Bowdoin Mill Island, Topsham, ME 04086. Arrangements are under the direction of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Andrews Chapel, 64 Andrews Road, Bryant Pond.
EARLE — Arnold B., died on Feb. 3. Family and friends are invited to the viewing from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at the BRADLEY FUNERAL HOME, Route 73 and Evesham Road, Marlton, and to the funeral service at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Interment Colestown Cemetery, Cherry Hill, N.J. The family requests memorial donations in lieu of flowers to the Masonic Charity Foundation of NJ, 902 Jacksonville Road, Burlington, NJ 08016, or to the United Methodist Homes of NJ, 3311 Route 33, Neptune, NJ 07753.
GAGNE — Joseph A. R., OMI, 84, died on Feb. 2. Services and calling hours will be in the Chapel at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Residence, 486 Chandler St., Tewksbury, Mass. Calling hours will be from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 6, with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7. Interment will take place at a later date in the Gracelawn Memorial Park in Auburn with his wife. In lieu of flowers, Bro. Gagné’s family requests contributions be sent to Good Shepherd Food-Bank, P.O. Box 1807, Auburn, ME 04211-1807. The McKenna-Ouellette Funeral Home, 327 Hildreth St., Lowell, Mass., is in charge of arrangements.
LAJOIE — Richard N., 82, of Wallingford, departed this life on Sunday, Feb. 3. Relatives and friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 6, at the B.C. Bailey Funeral Home, 273 S. Elm St., Wallingford, Conn. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7, at Ss. Peter and Paul Church in Wallingford. Interment will be private and at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to: The Sisters Project, P.O. Box 1643, Wallingford, CT 06492.
POLIQUIN — Louise G., 76, died Feb. 1 in Lewiston. At her request, there will be no visitation. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Family Church. Committal will follow at St. Peter's Cemetery. Those wishing to make donations in her memory may do so to the American Heart Assoc., 51 U.S. Route 1, Suite M, Scarborough, ME 04074. A service of the Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services, 70 Horton St., Lewiston, 784-4584.
ROBBINS — Donald I. of Lewiston, passed away Jan. 15, after a long illness. A memorial and benefit spaghetti dinner will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Feb. 8, at Turner Street Community Church, Turner Street, Auburn.
WEYMOUTH — Wesley A., 65, of Waterford passed away on Sunday, Feb. 3, at the Hospice House in Auburn. There will be a celebration of Wesley’s life at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9, at their home at 287 Hunts Corner Road, Waterford. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center, For Cancer and Blood Disorders, 93 Campus Ave., 4th Floor, Lewiston, ME 04240. Arrangements under the care of Oxford Hills and Weston Funeral Services, 1037 Main St., Oxford.