BAUMANN – Michael Francis, 77, died in Melbourne, Fla., July 11. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Humane Society.

BRYANT – Florice M., 72, of Brunswick, died in Topsham, Wednesday, Aug. 1. At her request, there will be no services. Interment will be at the Flagstaff Cemetery in Stratton on Saturday, Aug. 25, at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family asks you to consider donating to either the Seventh Day Adventist Center, 84A Union S., Brunswick, ME 04011; or the Brunswick Fire Department Utility Fund, Town Hall Place, Brunswick, ME 04011; or the Amenity Manor Activity Fund, 29 Elm St., Topsham, ME 04086 in memory of Florice M Bryant. Arrangements by
FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls, ME 04254. Messages of condolence may be made to [email protected]

CHICK – Gertrude M., 90, of Auburn and a former resident of South Portland, died in Lewiston, Wednesday, Aug. 1. A graveside service will be conducted by the Rev. Jacquelyn Brannen of the United Church of Monmouth on Sunday, Aug. 5, at 2 p.m. at the Monmouth Ridge Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Monmouth. In her memory, donations may be made to the Arthur J. Chick Scholarship Fund, c/o Monmouth Academy, 96 Academy Road, Monmouth, ME 04259. Arrangements by
BRAGDON-FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 707 Main St., Monmouth. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at

MORSE – John Clark, 82, died July 31 at home. Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by Andrews Funeral Home, 64 Andrews Road, South Woodstock.

NEWCOMB – Phyllis A., 87, of Poland, died in Auburn, Aug. 1. Funeral services will be held on Monday, Aug. 6 at 1 p.m. at Weston-Chandler Funeral Home, 26 West Dwinal St., Mechanic Falls with a time of visitation from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Interment will be at Hope Cemetery in Kennebunk. Those wishing to give a memorial gift may give to Poland Rescue, c/o Town of Poland, 1231 Maine St., Poland, ME 04274, Poland Community Church Capital Campaign, c/o Dixie Piper 1212 Maine St., Poland, ME 04274, the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240; or the charity of your choice. Online condolences may be shared with her family at

PIERCE – Olga L., 84, of Brewer died July 31, at Bangor. Memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 9, at Maine Veterans’ Cemetery Chapel, 163 Mount Vernon Road, Augusta. Arrangements are under the care of Direct Cremation of Maine, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast.

PROVANCHER – Arthur, 89, died Aug. 1. Funeral services will be held on Monday at 11 a.m., in the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul Chapel. Interment, St. Peter’s Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Donations may be made in his memory to St. Dominic Regional High School, 121 Gracelawn Road, Auburn, ME, 04210.

SYLVESTER – Barbara F., 85, died Aug. 1. At the request of the family, there will be no visitation. A graveside service will be held on Sunday, Aug. 5, at 5 p.m. at Sylvester Cemetery in Durham. Those wishing to make donations in her memory may do so to The Hospice House of Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210; or The Sylvester Cemetery Association, c/o Ruth Benjamin, 2209 Riverside Drive, Auburn, ME 04210. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home & Cremation Services,
LEWISTON & AUBURN, 784-4584,

WHITE – Bruce M., 54, of Poland died on Monday, July 30. Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial visitation at Oxford Hills Funeral Services, 1037 Main St., Route 26, Oxford, on Saturday, Aug. 4. Visitation will be from 2 to 3:30 p.m. with a family, friends sharing time from 3:30 to 4 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Bruce’s memory to the American Cancer Society, 1 Main St., Suite 300, Topsham, ME 04086; or to The American Heart Association Northeast Affiliation, 51 U.S. Route 1, Suite M, Scarborough, ME 04074. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

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