Fortier – Renaud H., 78, died Aug. 4 Visitation Fortin/Auburn Sunday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral at St. Philips Church Monday at 9 a.m. Committal at St. Peter’s Cemetery. Tributes may be sent to the family by visiting A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 217 Turner St., AUBURN, 783-8545,

Houston – Homer W. Jr., 79, of Poland, died in Auburn, Thursday, Aug. 3. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Dillingham & Son Memorial Chapel, 62 Spring St., Auburn. Visiting hours Monday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Interment Gracelawn Memorial Cemetery in Auburn. If desired, contributions may be made in his memory to Poland Rescue, 1231 Maine St., Poland, ME 04274. Messages of condolence may be sent to

POTVIN – Michael R., 31, a resident of Lewiston, died in Lewiston July 31. A memorial visitation will be held Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. only at the family-owned Pinette Funeral Chapel, 1065 Lisbon St., 784-4023.

SMITH – Pauline H. “Polly,” 92, died Aug 2. Funeral at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 7, at the East Bethel Church on the Intervale/East Bethel Road, Bethel, with the Rev. Franklin Haines officiating. Interment at the East Bethel Cemetery, East Bethel. In lieu of flowers, please contribute to the Recreation Fund, c/o Market Square Health Care Center, 3 Market Square, South Paris, ME 04281, in her memory. Arrangements are under the care of the MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., Rumford, ME 04276. Online condolences and memories may be shared at [email protected]

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