BLAIS – Adele D., 93, of Auburn, died Thursday, Feb. 22. Family and friends are welcome to meet at the Fortin Group Funeral Home at 10 a.m. Monday, prior to the 11 a.m. funeral at the Basilica of Saints Peter & Paul. Committal at St. Peter’s Cemetery. Those wishing to make memorial contributions may do so in Adele’s memory to The Basilica of Saints Peter & Paul, 27 Bartlett St., Lewiston, ME 04240. A service of Fortin Group Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 70 Horton St., Lewiston, ME 04240, www.thefortingroup.com.

COLEMAN – Ruth G., 92, of Auburn, died Friday, Feb. 23. At Ruth’s request, there will be no visitation, and a memorial service will be held in the spring at Gracelawn Memorial Park, time to be announced. Those wishing to make donations in her name may do so to Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice Foundation, 15 Strawberry Ave., P.O. Box 819, Lewiston, ME 04240-0819. A service of Fortin Group Funeral Home & Cremation Services
Lewiston/Auburn, 784-4584, www.thefortingroup.com.

GREENLEAF – Gerard F. Sr., 64, of East Jay, died at East Jay, Friday, Feb. 23. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Wiles Remembrance Center,
308 Franklin Road (Rte. 133), Jay, with the Rev. John Gensel, officiating. Family and friends are invited to call at the center from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday. Words of condolence may be expressed at [email protected]

HERLING – Janette W., 85, of Durham, died Thursday, Feb. 22. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, at Crosman’s. Funeral at 2 p.m. Sunday at First Congregational Church of Durham. Those wishing to make memorial contributions in Janette’s memory may do so to the First Congregational Church of Durham, 773 Royalsborough Road, Durham, ME 04222, or to the Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice Foundation, 15 Strawberry Ave., P.O. Box 819, Lewiston, ME 04240-0819. A service of Crosman Funeral Home, 40 Main St., Lisbon Falls, 353-4951, www.dignitymemorial.com.

HESELTINE – Thomas L. “PoohBah,” 60, of South Portland, died Wednesday, Feb. 21, in Portland. At his request, there will be no services. Family and friends will celebrate his life at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the charity of your choice. Arrangements are by Hobbs Funeral Home, 230 Cottage Road, South Portland.

HOY – Ralph C., 89, of Greenwood, died Friday, Feb. 23. Visiting hours will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 2, at the Greenleaf Funeral Home, 37 Vernon St., Bethel. Funeral services will be held at the Bethel Alliance Church at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 3, with the Rev. Kevin Bellinger officiating. Spring burial will be in the Riverside Cemetery, Bethel.

JORDAN – Dorothy L., 73, of Oxford, died Saturday, Feb. 24. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Weston-Chandler Funeral Home, 26 West Dwinal St., Mechanic Falls, with a funeral service to follow at 8 p.m. Spring interment will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanic Falls. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make memorial gifts in her memory to Androscoggin Home Health and Hospice Care, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Online condolences may be shared at www.westonchandler.com.

OLSEN – John R., 57, of Mexico, died in Mexico on Friday, Feb 23. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Meader & Son Funeral Home, with the Rev. R. Kelly Harvell officiating. Those who desire may contribute in his memory to Rolling Thunder, Chapter No. 2, P.O. Box 1274. Sanford, ME 04073. Arrangements are under the direction of
MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., Rumford. Online condolences and shared memories may be expressed at [email protected]

PENNAMACOOR – Estelle, 88, formerly of Worcester, Mass., and Boca Raton, Fla., died Thursday, Feb. 22, in Lewiston. Services and interment will be held at 1:45 p.m. Sunday at the Sharon Memorial Park, Sharon, Mass. No visitation. Family and friends are invited to join the family for Shiva at the home of Estelle’s daughter, Melissa, at 214 South Main St., Auburn, Sunday starting at 8 p.m. and Monday starting at 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Rabbi’s Discretionary Fund, Temple Shalom Synagogue, 74 Bradman St., Auburn, ME 04210, or to the charity of your choice.
Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.


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