FORESTA – Grandin H., two months old, of West Paris, died in West Paris, Aug. 25. Services will be private. Arrangements are under the direction of Weston-Chandler Funeral Home, 45 Main St., South Paris. Online condolences may be shared with his family at www.westonchandler.com.

GIROUX – Robert J. died Aug. 26. Visitation Fortin/Auburn Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral at St. Patrick’s Church on Saturday at 1 p.m. Committal and interment will take place at Maine Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery in Augusta at a later date. Those wishing may make donations in his memory to the Central Maine Medical Center Heart Center, 300 Main St., Lewiston, ME 04240, or and St. Patrick’s Church, 27 Bartlett St., Lewiston, ME 04240. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 217 Turner St.,
AUBURN, 783-8545, www.thefortingroup.com.

LABRANCHE – Richard, 61, died Aug. 26. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Chapel. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240.
ALBERT & BURPEE FUNERAL HOME.

LACKO – Ruth E. Knightly, 96, of Norway, died in Norway, Aug. 27. Graveside services will be held on Saturday, Sept. 6, at 2 p.m. at Norway Pine Grove Cemetery in South Paris. Arrangements are under the direction of Weston-Chandler Funeral Home, 45 Main St., South Paris. Online condolences may be shared with her family at www.westonchandler.com.

NURMI – Tom C., 55, of Otisfield, died in Otisfield, Aug. 23. Family and friends are invited to attend a celebration of Tom’s life on Saturday, Sept. 6, at 2 p.m. at the Otisfield Community Center in Otisfield on Route 121. In lieu of flowers, Tom’s wishes were that everyone do something nice for someone else every day and for us to acknowledge that, every day, ordinary people do extraordinary things to make the world a better place. If anyone wishes to donate something, it should be time, volunteering in the community, to others less fortunate and to make sure that the Christmas for Kids programs thrive. Arrangements under the care of Oxford Hills Funeral Services, 1037 Main St., Route 26, Oxford. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.oxfordhillsfuneralservices.com.

OUELLETTE – John, 54, died Aug. 25. Funeral services will be held Friday at 11 a.m. in the main church of St. Patrick’s Church. Visitation at the funeral home, 253 Pine St., Lewiston, on Friday from 10 a.m. until the service. Interment, St. Peter’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be made to St. Mary’s Foundation for Marcotte Chapel Renovations, Attn: Fr. Joseph Manship, 100 Campus Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240.
ALBERT & BURPEE FUNERAL HOME.

STERN – Charlotte, 78, died Aug. 24. A memorial service is planned for later this year, at a time and place to be announced. In lieu of flowers, donations in Stern’s memory may be made to the First Unitarian Church of Lynchburg, Va., or to the charitable organization of one’s choice. Arrangements by
Funeral Alternatives Group, 25 Tampa St., Lewiston, ME 04240.

TWITCHELL – N. Louise, 82, died Aug. 27. The family suggests, memorials in memory of Louise may be made to either the American Heart Association, Maine Affiliate Inc., 51 U.S. Route 1, Suite M, Scarborough, ME 04074, or to the American Cancer Society, 1 Main St., Suite 300, Topsham, ME 04086. Online condolences for the family may be left at www.andrewsgreenleaf.com. Arrangements by Andrews Funeral Home, 64 Andrews Road, Bryant Pond.


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