BENTLEY – William M., 51, of Mexico, died peacefully Dec. 15, in Auburn. Visiting hours will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 19, at S.G. Thibault Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, at the funeral home. Spring interment will be in St. John Cemetery. If so desired, contributions in Billy’s memory may be made to Sisters of Charity Foundation – Grieving Children and Teens, Campus Avenue, P.O. Box 7291, Lewiston, ME 04243. Relatives and friends may pay tribute to Billy at www.mem.com. Arrangements are under the care of S.G. Thibault Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 250 Penobscot St., Rumford, ME 04276, 364-4366, www.dignitymemorial.com.

DAGNEAU – Yvette, 74, died Dec. 14. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. in the lower chapel of the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. Visitation will be held at the funeral home prior to the service on Thursday from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Interment, St. Peter’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Hospice House of Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210, or online at www.ahch.org.
Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.

DENIS – Gerard H., 79, died Dec. 16. Visitation Fortin/Lewiston Friday from 9 to 11 a.m. Funeral at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of the Rosary Church in Sabattus. Committal will follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services, 70 Horton St.,
LEWISTON, 784-4584, www.thefortingroup.com.

DOWNING – Rachael E., 41, a resident of Lewiston, died in Lewiston, Dec. 13. A memorial gathering celebrating Rachael’s life will be held SATURDAY, Dec. 20 from noon to 4 p.m. at her residence on 35 Dill St., Lewiston. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Xavier Downing, 11255 Avenida De Los Lobos, Unit F San Diego, California 92127 to assist with her son’s college expenses. Online condolences and sharing of memories may be expressed at www.lynchbrothers.com. Arrangements by
DILLINGHAM & SON MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 62 Spring St., Auburn, 784-6449.

EASTMAN – Delphia May, 91, died Dec. 15. Funeral at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, at the
MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., Rumford, ME 04276 with the Rev. John Gensel officiating. Interment in the spring at the Demerritt Cemetery, Peru. Calling hours from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. In lieu of flowers, please contribute to the charity of your choice in her memory. Email condolences and memories may be shared at [email protected]

FOURNIER – Edward A., 76, of Jay, died at Auburn, Tuesday, Dec. 16. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, at St. Rose of Lima in Jay. Family and friends are invited to call from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 19, at the Wiles Remembrance Center,
308 Franklin Road, Route 133, Jay, with members of the Oriental Star Masonic Lodge 21 offering a service in his memory at 6:30 p.m. Interment will be in the spring at the Lakeview Cemetery in Wilton. Words of condolence may be sent to [email protected]

GEORES – The Rev. Carl H. Geores Jr., died Monday, Dec. 15, in Monmouth. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 20, at Leeds Community Church, Churchill Road, Leeds. Visiting hours Friday, Dec. 19, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the church vestry on Churchill Road, Leeds. If desired, contributions may be made in memory of the Rev. Carl H. Geores Jr. to the Discretionary Fund for Leeds, Wales and Hartford churches for those in need. Send to Leeds Community Church, Vivian Addison, 123 Churchill Road, Leeds, ME 04263. Services under the care of
BRAGDON-FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 707 Main St., Monmouth. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at: www.finleyfuneralhome.com.

GILLIAM – Muriel E., 83, died Dec. 16. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation on Friday, Dec. 19, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Jones, Rich & Hutchins Funeral Home, 199 Woodford St., Portland. A funeral service will be held on Saturday at the funeral home at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Philip Shearman officiating. Interment will follow in Forest City Cemetery, South Portland.

KEOUGH – Donald M., 81, a resident of Auburn, died in Canton, Dec. 14. Funeral services honoring Donald’s life will be held
FRIDAY at 11 a.m. from the Memorial Chapel of Dillingham & Son with the Rev. Roger Cousineau presiding. Committal prayers to follow in the Chapman Room of Gracelawn Memorial Park followed by military honors. Online condolences and sharing of memories may be expressed at www.lynchbrothers.com. Friends and family are invited to visit Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at DILLINGHAM & SON MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 62 Spring St., Auburn, 784-6449.

LEVESQUE – Raymond A., 69, died Dec. 17. Visitations at Fortin/Lewiston on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday at 11 a.m. at Holy Cross Church. Committal with military honors at St. Peter’s Cemetery. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services,
LEWISTON, 70 Horton St., 784-4584, www.thefortingroup.com.

QUIRION – Yvette G. died Dec. 16. At the request of the family, there will be no visitation. A private service will be held at the families discretion. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services,
LEWISTON, 70 Horton St., 784-4584, www.thefortingroup.com.


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