AMES – Celia T., 93, of New Sharon died Aug. 18. A celebration of her life will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 21 at the New Sharon Congregational Church. In lieu of flowers, donations in Celia’s memory may be sent to the New Sharon Congregational Church, c/o Glenda Raymond, P.O. Box 53, New Sharon, ME 04955. Arrangements are under the care of Cremation Services of Maine, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast.

DECKER – Rose Marie, 71, died in Lewiston, Aug. 14. A graveside funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 22 at the Lewis Cemetery, Cottle Road, Oakland. Arrangements are by Wheeler Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Oakland.

DROUIN – Robert C., 78, a resident of Auburn, died in Auburn, Aug. 17. A memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held TUESDAY, Aug. 22, at 11 a.m. at St. Louis Church. Committal prayers St. Peter’s Cemetery followed by U.S. Air Force military honors. Should friends desire, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of Maine, 163 Lancastor St., Suite 160B, Portland, ME 04101 in memory of Robert. Arrangements by the family-owned PINETTE FUNERAL HOME, Lewiston, 784-4023.

McMILLAN – Patricia M. “Pat,” 69, died in Burlington, Mass., Aug. 16. A funeral service will be conducted at the Fellowship Bible Church, 71 Center St., Burlington, Mass., Monday, Aug. 21, at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend and may visit with the family at the church prior to the service from 9 to 11 a.m. Services will conclude with burial at Woodbrook Cemetery, Woburn, Mass. Arrangements are by the McLaughlin – Dello Russo Funeral Service, Woburn, Mass.

PETERSEN – Leonette U., 83, of Auburn, died in Auburn Aug. 17. Funeral Mass will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. Interment in Oak Hill Cemetery, Auburn. Visitation Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the GUY B. DOSTIE FUNERAL HOME, 101 Pine St., Lewiston, 782-8221.

ROBITAILLE – Laureat A., 90, died Aug. 18. Visitation at Fortin/Auburn Sunday, Aug. 20, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral at Holy Trinity Catholic Church on Monday, Aug. 21, at 9 a.m. Committal prayers to follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery. Burial on Tuesday, Aug. 22, at 9 a.m. at Maine Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery, Civic Center Drive, Augusta. Those wishing to make memorial contributions in Laureat’s memory may do so to the Odd Fellows Home, 85 Caron Lane, Auburn, ME 04210, or the Hospice House of Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 217 Turner St., AUBURN, ME 04210, 783-8545.

Rowe – George “Bob” R., 84, of Oxford died Aug. 18. Funeral services for family and friends will be held on Monday, Aug. 21, at 2 p.m. at Oxford Hills Funeral Services, 1037 Main St., Route 26, Oxford. Visitation Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be at Highland Cemetery in West Poland after the service. In lieu of flowers, donations in Mr. Rowe’s memory may be sent to Togus VA Medical Center Memorial Fund, 1 VA Center, Augusta, ME 04330.

SMITH – Elizabeth S., 94, of Kingfield, died at Farmington, Wednesday, Aug. 16. Graveside memorial services will be held on Sunday, Sept. 10, at 11 a.m. at the Readfield Center Cemetery in Readfield, followed by a gathering at her nephews Joseph Saunders’ home nearby. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the World Wildlife Fund, 1250 Twenty-Fourth Street, NW, PO Box 97180, Washington, DC, or to Bates College 2 Andrews Road, Lewiston, ME 04240-6028; or to a charity of one’s choice. Cremation services are being care for and provided by the Wiles Funeral Home, Cremation Service, & Remembrance Center, 137 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington, ME 04938. Online condolences may be sent to [email protected]

SOUCY – Gordon J., 49, died on Aug. 16. A celebration of Gordon’s life will be at the Fortin Group Funeral Home, 70 Horton St., LEWISTON on Saturday, Aug. 19, at 10 a.m. Committal will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery on Western Avenue in Manchester. Tributes may be sent and moving memories viewed at A service of the Fortin Group Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 70 Horton St., Lewiston, ME 04240, 784-4584,

SWAN – Joyce Hazel, 78, of Route 2, Rumford, died Aug. 15. A celebration of Joyce’s life will be held for family and friends at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 20, at the Mexico Congregational Church (Green Church) 163 Main St., Mexico. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to McKennels Animal Adoption, 88 Hall Hill Road, Rumford, ME 04276. Relatives and friends may pay tribute to Joyce at Arrangements are under the care of S.G. Thibault Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 250 Penobscot St., Rumford, ME 04276, 364-4366,

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