BLANCHARD – Died in Lewiston, Nov. 2, Elizabeth H., 79, a resident of Auburn. Funeral services will be held SATURDAY 1 p.m. at Turner Village Church with Pastor Nathan Colson officiating. Graveside committal prayers will follow at Gracelawn Memorial Park, Auburn. In lieu of flowers, and at Elizabeth’s request, memorial donations may be made in her memory to set up a trust fund to further her great-grandchildren’s education c/o Auburn Savings Bank, P.O. Box 3157, Auburn, ME 04212. Visitation will be held Friday 6-8 p.m. at the family owned DILLINGHAM & SON MEMORIAL CHAPEL & TRIBUTE CENTER, 62 Spring St., Auburn. 784-6449

CRAFTS – Died in Portland, Nov. 1, Bradley Terrence, of Jay. Private graveside services will be held at Holy Cross Cemetery in Livermore Falls. Arrangements by FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Julie Lynn Goding Memorial Scholarship Fund, c/o Dirigo High School, Weld Street, Dixfield, ME 04224, or the Perinatal Loss Program, c/o Aida Stevens, Nursing Director, Family Birth Center, Maine Medical Center, 22 Bramhall St., Portland, ME 04102. Messages of condolence may be sent to [email protected]

DAYE – Died in Tom’s River, N.J., Nov. 1, Parker W., 74. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Anderson-Campbell, 703 Main St., Tom’s River, NJ 08753. Services are scheduled for Friday, Nov. 5 at 10 a.m. Interment will be at Woodbridge Memorial Gardens, Woodbridge, N.J. Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

DESAULNIERS – Germain A. Nov. 1. Funeral Friday, Nov. 12 at St. Gerard des Laurentides Church. Interment at St. Gerard des Laurentides Cemetery. Those wishing may make donations to the Maine Cancer Society, 1 Main St., Topsham, ME 04086 in his memory. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Lewiston & Auburn, 784-4584 www.dignitymemorial.com

JIPSON – Died in Lewiston Nov. 2, Madora “Dora” of Mechanic Falls. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Nov. 6 at 10 a.m. at the Grace Fellowship Church, 29 Poplar St., Oxford with interment to follow at Gracelawn Memorial Park in Auburn. Visiting hours will be held on Friday, Nov. 5 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at Weston-Chandler Funeral Home, 26 West Dwinal St., Mechanic Falls. Flowers are welcome or memorial gifts can be made to the Grace Fellowship Church.

MCALLISTER – Alice Mae. Visiting hours will be held 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Hall Funeral Home, 165 Quaker Ridge Road, Casco. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Casco Village Church on Route 121.

NELSON – Died, at Canton, Nov. 2, Richard J. “Dick,” 61, of East Dixfield. Public memorial graveside services will be held Saturday, Nov. 6 at 1 p.m. at Lakeview Cemetery, Wilton, with Rev. Dr. Douglas Dunlap officiating. (Snow date: Monday, Nov. 8 at 11 a.m.). Following services, all are welcome to visit with his family at “his camp,” their home, on Rte. 17 in East Dixfield. In lieu of flowers, gifts may be given in his memory to the Wilson Lake Country Club ~ Dick Nelson Memorial Tournament, c/o Gavin Kane, P.O. Box 511, Wilton, ME 04294. Arrangements are in the care of the Wiles Remembrance Center, 136 High St., Wilton.

POMERLEAU – Roland. Services will be held Saturday, 11 a.m. at St. Peter’s Cemetery Mausoleum. No visitation. Donations may be made in his memory to the National Kidney Foundation of Maine, P.O. Box 1134, Portland, ME 04104-1134. ALBERT & BURPEE FUNERAL HOME.

SIMPSON – Constance. Memorial Mass will be held Saturday, Nov. 6, at 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to John Murphy Foundation, 28 Sylvan Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. ALBERT & BURPEE FUNERAL HOME.

THERIAULT – Deborah H. of Dixfield, Nov. 2. Visiting hours will be held 3 – 7 p.m., Friday at S.G. Thibault Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday 1 p.m. at St. Athanasius St. John Catholic Church. Interment will follow in St. John’s Cemetery, Rumford. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to Arbor House at CMMC, 300 Main St., Lewiston, ME 04240, or Mountain Valley Middle School, c/o Charles Lever, 58 Highland Terrace, Mexico, ME 04257. A service of S.G. THIBAULT FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, 250 Penobscot St., Rumford, ME 364-4366 www.dignitymemorial.com

THIBAULT – Lorraine. Funeral services will be held Thursday, 11 a.m., St. Louis Church. Interment, St. Peter’s Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday, 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to any of the following: Ouellette’s Adult Foster Home, 124 Prospect Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240, or St. Louis Church Choir, Third Street, Auburn, ME 04210, or the Sixth Street Congregational Church, Auburn, ME 04210. ALBERT & BURPEE FUNERAL HOME.

WAISANEN – Dorothy M. Graveside services will be held at the Wayside Cemetery, West Paris on Nov. 6 at 11 a.m. Arrangements by Andrews Funeral Home, 64 Andrews Road, South Woodstock.


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