COTE – Rita M., 78, died May 18. Visitation Fortin/Lewiston Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Holy Cross Church, Friday at 11 a.m. Committal St. Peter’s Cemetery. You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the Cote family by visiting their guest book at www.mem.com. Those wishing to make donations to Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice Foundation, P.O. Box 819, Lewiston, ME 04243-0819, or St. Dominic Regional High School Memorial Fund, 121 Gracelawn Road, Auburn, ME 04210. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services, 70 Horton St., LEWISTON, 784-4584.

FISH – William H. of Farmingdale, died in Augusta, May 16. There will be no visiting hours. A brief graveside memorial service will be held at the Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery, Civic Center Drive in Augusta on Saturday, June 6, at 3 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to Coastal Mountains Land Trust, 101 Mount Battie St., Camden, ME 04843, 236-7091.

Gagne – Claire Rousseau, 66, of Auburn, died in Lewiston on May 16. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated
WEDNESDAY at 11 a.m., at the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. Burial to follow St. Peter’s Cemetery. Online condolences and sharing of memories may be expressed at www.lynchbrothers.com. Arrangements by PINETTE & LYNCH FUNERAL HOME, 305 Alfred A. Plourde Parkway, Lewiston, ME 04240, 784-4023.

HERRICK – Leroy R., 70, of Norway, died in Norway May 19. Funeral services will be held on Friday at 1 p.m. at Weston-Chandler Funeral Home, 45 Main St., South Paris with interment to follow at Riverside Annex Cemetery in South Paris. Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. Online condolences may be shared with his family at www.westonchandler.com.

HOUSTON – Marjorie I., 81, a resident of Poland, died Tuesday, May 19. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m.
WEDNESDAY, May 27, at Dillingham & Son Memorial Chapel, 62 Spring St., Auburn. Visiting hours will be Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Interment Gracelawn Memorial Park, 980 Turner St., Auburn. If desired, contributions may be made to: Poland Rescue, 1231 Maine St., Poland, ME 04274. Messages of condolence may be sent to: www.LynchBrothers.com.

HUTCHINSON – Lucie E., 98, of Auburn, died in Auburn, May 16. Following her wishes, family and friends may attend a graveside service on Wednesday, May 20 at 1 p.m. at the North Buckfield (Damon Village) Cemetery, North Buckfield Road, Buckfield. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mrs. Hutchinson’s memory may be made to the West Auburn Congregational Church, P.O. Box 3127, Auburn, ME 04212. Arrangements by Oxford Hills Funeral Services, 1037 Main St., Route 26, Oxford 04270. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.oxfordhillsfuneral services.com.

JOHNSON – Hilda, 92, died May 17. A memorial gathering will be held Thursday from 11 to noon at The N. Edward Chapman Gathering Room at Gracelawn Memorial Park, 890 Turner St., Auburn. Commital will follow and she will be laid to rest with her beloved husband of 49 years, a daughter and a son. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services, 217 Turner St.,
AUBURN, 783-8545.

MORIN – Theresa E., 82, a resident of Lewiston, died in Lewiston, May 18. A memorial Mass of Christian Burial honoring Theresa’s life will be celebrated
FRIDAY at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Sabattus. Interment will be private at the Maine Veterans’ Cemetery, Augusta. Memorial donations in Theresa’s memory may be made to the National Parkinsons Foundation at www.parkinson.org, or mail to1501 N.W. 9th Avenue / Bob Hope Road, Miami, Florida 33136-1494. Online condolences and sharing of memories may be expressed at www.lynchbrothers.com. Arrangements by PINETTE & LYNCH FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, 305 Alfred Plourde Parkway, Lewiston, 784-4023.

PERRY – Sibylle Ruth Victoria, 56, of Buckfield, died in Buckfield, May 16. At the family’s request, funeral services will be private. In lieu of flowers, Sibylle wanted donations made to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society or Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice.

PRESSEY – John R., 69, died May 19. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Lakewood Funeral Home, 6250 Highway 9 South, Howell (half of a mile south of Wal-Mart). A funeral service will be held on Friday, at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Entombment will follow at Marlboro Memorial Cemetery, Morganville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Wall Township First Aid and Rescue Squad in his memory.

STEVENS – Deborah Jean, 54, of Sabattus, died in Lewiston, May 12. A graveside committal service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at the Hillside Cemetery, High Street, Lisbon Falls. Flower donations may be sent to 19 Hudon Road, Lisbon, or a donation nay be made in memory of Deborah Stevens to St. Mary’s Health System Foundation, P.O. Box 7291, Lewiston, ME 04243-7291.

WHITTEMORE – Martha Mason, 59, of North Waterford, died in North Waterford, May 17. At her request, interment will be private. 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.


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