ADAMS – Isabelle M., 89, died in Auburn, Sept. 21. Committal service will be held at St. Peter’s Cemetery Mausoleum Friday at 2 p.m. Those wishing may make a donation to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. A service of The Fortin Group/Plummer and Merrill Funeral Home and Cremation Services of LEWISTON/AUBURN, 783-8545, www.thefortingroup.com.

CARVILLE – Germaine M., 85, died on Sept. 20. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial Mass at St. Philips Church on Wednesday at 11 a.m. Burial will be held at the Maine Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery, Augusta. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home and Cremation Services,
AUBURN, 217 Turner St. 783-8545 www.thefortingroup.com.

Gelinas – Robert G., 84, of Lewiston, died in Auburn on Sept. 21. A Funeral Mass celebrating Robert’s life will be held on
WEDNESDAY at 11 a.m. at Holy Cross Church. Interment in the family lot at St. Peter’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Trinity Catholic School Scholarship Fund, 17 Baird Ave., Lewiston, or the Hospice House of Androscoggin, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn. Online condolences and sharing of memories may be expressed at www.lynchbrothers.com. Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the family-owned PINETTE & LYNCH FUNERAL HOME, 305 Alfred Plourde Parkway, Lewiston, 784-4023.

LABONTE – Ada P., 84, died on Sept. 20. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the lower church of the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. Interment, Valley Cemetery in Greene. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA, 22312, or online at www.diabetes.org.
ALBERT & BURPEE FUNERAL HOME.

LADD – Judith A., 66, of South Paris, died in Norway, Sept. 20. Family and friends are invited to attend a celebration of life on Sunday, Sept. 28, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Norway Legion Hall in Norway. Arrangements under the direction of Oxford Hills Funeral Services, 1037 Main St., Oxford. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Market Square Health Care Center. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.oxfordhillsfuneral services.com.

LADNER – Richard S., 77, died Sept. 20. Please omit floral offerings. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 26, at the Lisbon United Methodist Church, School Street, Lisbon Falls, with the Rev. Jong Lim officiating. Private interment will be held in Maine Veterans’ Cemetery, Augusta, at a later date. Friends and family may share condolences and fond memories with the Ladner family by visiting Richard’s tribute page at www.mem.com. Arrangements are by
CROSMAN FUNERAL HOME, Lisbon Falls.

MELVIN – James P. Sr., 72, of Mechanic Falls, died in Lewiston, Sept. 18. A celebration of his life will be held on Sunday, Sept. 28, at noon at the American Legion Post 150 in Mechanic Falls. Remembrance donations may be made to the American Legion Post 150. Arrangements are under the direction of Weston-Chandler Funeral Home, 26 West Dwinal St., Mechanic Falls. Online condolences may be shared with his family at www.westonchandler.com.

RICHARDS – Lorin Marie, 35, died in Lewiston Friday, Sept. 19. Private services will be held at the family’s convenience. Interment at Farrington-Morton Cemetery, Mexico. Friends and family are invited to celebrate Lorin’s life on Tuesday, Sept. 23, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Bedard’s on Middle Avenue, Mexico. Arrangements are under the care of the
MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., Rumford, ME 04276. E-mail condolences and memories may be shared at [email protected]

ROBERTS – David, died Sept. 21, in Farmington. The funeral will be held on Sept. 24, at the Sugarman Sinai Chapel, 450 Hope St., Providence, R.I. Location of Shiva is to be announced. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to: JINSA, 1779 MA. Avenue NW, Suite 575, Washington, D.C. 20036.

ROY – Leo. G., 83, of Auburn, died Sept. 18 in Lewiston. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Sacred Heart Church, Auburn. Interment at Gracelawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the d’Youville Pavilion Alzheimer’s Unit, c/o St. Mary’s Health System Foundation, P.O. Box 729, Lewiston, ME 04243-7291.
ALBERT & BURPEE FUNERAL HOME.

Soucy- Gerard J., 82, a resident of Lewiston, died in Lewiston on Saturday, Sept. 20. A funeral Mass celebrating Gerard’s life will be held
TUESDAY at 11 a.m. at the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. Entombment at St. Peter’s Cemetery Mausoleum. Those wishing may make donations in Gerard’s memory to the Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Arrangements by the family-owned PINETTE & LYNCH FUNERAL HOME, 305 Alfred Plourde Parkway, Lewiston, 784-4023.

STANKUS – Joseph S., 90, died Sept. 21. Visitation Thursday Fortin/Lewiston from noon to 1 p.m. followed by a memorial service at 1 p.m. at the funeral home, with committal to follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to either Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240, or St. Mary’s d’Youville Pavilion, 102 Campus Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Family and friends are invited to visit www.mem.com to pay tribute to Joseph’s life. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home and Cremation Services, LEWISTON, 70 Horton St., 784-4584, www.thefortingroup.com.

TUCCI – Robert J., 56, of Bryant Pond, died on Sept. 19. Visiting hours will be held at the Andrews Funeral Home, 64 Andrews Road, Bryant Pond, on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 5 to 7 p.m. Graveside services will be held at the Finnish Cemetery, West Paris, on Wednesday at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Dallas Henry officiating. The family suggests, those who wish may make memorial donations in his memory to the Androscoggin Visiting Nurses Association, P.O. Box 819, Lewiston, ME 04243. Online condolences may be left for the family at www. andrewsgreenleaf.com.

VIOLET – Lawrence E. “Larry,” 75, of Auburn, formerly of Farmington, died in Auburn, Sept. 16. Private family memorial services were held Saturday, Sept. 20, at the Wiles Remembrance Center,
137 Farmington Falls Road, Routes 2 and 27, Farmington, with the Rev. Alan Shumway officiating. The Rev. Shumway also was the soloist and sang “Amazing Grace.” After services, a family reception was held at the Remembrance Center. Private inurnment at Lakeview Cemetery, Wilton. In lieu of flowers, his family suggests that gifts of remembrance may be sent to the Hospice House, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210. Those who would like may send condolences to his family via e-mail at [email protected]

YAKAWONIS – Gary, 66, of Lewiston, died Sept. 21. Visitation Fortin/Auburn Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral Thursday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Committal will follow at Valley Cemetery in Greene. Family and friends are invited to visit www.mem.com to pay tribute to Gary’s life. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 217 Turner St.,
AUBURN, 783-8545, www.thefortingroup.com.


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