BISSON – Patti A., 51, of Lewsiton died May 31. Visitation Fortin Auburn Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral will be held at Fortin Auburn Friday 10 a.m. You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the Patti’s family by visiting their guest book at www.mem.com. Those wishing to make donations in her memory may do so to The Humane Society 55 Androscoggin Ave. Lewiston, ME 04240. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services 217 Turner St. Auburn, 207-783-8545.

BRANAGAN – William H., 82, of Mechanic Falls died in Mechanic Falls May 30. Graveside services will be held on Saturday, June 6 at 2 p.m. at Gracelawn Memorial Park in Auburn. Arrangements are under the direction of Weston-Chandler Funeral Home, 26 W. Dwinal St., Mechanic Falls. Online condolences may be shared with his family at www.westonchandler.com.

BULL – Stephen R. “Steve,” 54, of Temple died, at Portland, May 30. Family and friends are invited to call at the Wiles Remembrance Center,
137 Farmington Falls Road, (Rtes. 2 & 27) Farmington on Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. Funeral services will be held Friday at noon at the Center. Those who desire are encouraged to give gifts in Steve’s memory to “your local food bank.” Condolences may be sent to his family via e-mail to [email protected] Private family committal services at the Bull Family Cemetery, Temple.

CORRIVEAU – Bertha, 87, of Lewiston, died May 30 in Auburn. Graveside services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at St. Peter’s Cemetery. No visitation. Arrangements by DOSTIE FUNERAL HOME, 2151 Lisbon Road, Lewiston. 782-8221. www.dostiefuneralhome.com.

COVELL – Robert C., 86, formerly of Monmouth, died in Bangor, May 6. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 6, at First United Methodist Church, 703 Essex St., Bangor. Gifts in his memory may be made to the University of Maine Black Bear Fund, P.O. Box 370, Orono, ME 04473.

Gagnon – Raymond P., 62, died on May 31. Visitation at Fortin/Auburn on Wednesday, from 5 to 8 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at the Fortin Group
Auburn, Thursday, 11 a.m. You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the Gagnon family by visiting their guest book at www.mem.com. Those wishing to make donations may do so to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 207-783-8545.

Gosselin – Roland J., 83, died May 31. Visitation Fortin
Lewiston Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Holy Cross Church, Thursday, 11:00 a.m. Committal St Peter’s Cemetery. You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the Gosselin family by visiting their guest book at www.mem.com. Donations in Mr. Gosselin’s memory may be made to Trinity Catholic School 393 Main St., Lewiston, ME 04240. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services 217 Turner St. Auburn, 207-783-8545, and 70 Horton St. Lewiston 207-784-4584.

FORGUES – Roger N., 86, died May 30. Visitation Fortin
Lewiston Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at Prince of Peace Parish at St. Patrick’s Chapel, Friday, 11 a.m. Committal at St. Peter’s Cemetery. You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the Forgues family by visiting their guest book at www.mem.com. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services 70 Horton St. Lewiston Maine 04240. (207) 784-4584.

Kilbreth – Bernard E. Kilbreth Jr., 80, a resident of Jay, died Friday, May 29, in Augusta. Funeral services will be held at a later date. Arrangements by
FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls. If desired, contributions may be made to Maine Veterans Home Activities Fund, C/O Melanie Bridges, 310 Cony Road, Augusta, ME 04330. Messages of condolence may be made to: www. finleyfuneralhome.com

LeVasseur – Father Angelo, 56, died Sunday, May 31, in Auburn. Reception of the Body Wednesday, June 3, at 4 p.m. at St. Athanasius & St. John Church of Holy Savior Parish, 126 Maine Ave. Rumford, with Father Lionel Chouinard as Presider and Homilist, followed by a vigil/wake until 8 p.m. A wake will also be on Thursday, June 4, from 9 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 a.m.
Thursday, June 4, with The Most Reverend Richard J. Malone as Principal Celebrant, and Fr. Robert Vaillancourt as the Homilist. Another Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Friday, June 5, at St. Gerard Church of Notre Dame du Mont Carmel Parish, Grand Isle, with Father Jean-Paul Labrie as Principal Celebrant and Homilist. Interment will be in the family plot at St. Gerard’s Cemetery in Grand Isle. In memory of Father Angelo, donations may be made to the Hospice House of Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210 or the Holy Savior Columbarium Fund 126 Maine Ave. Rumford, ME 04276. Relatives and friends may pay tribute to Father Angelo 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.

Merrill – Frank H. Merrill, 87, a resident of Fayette, died Sunday, May 31, in Farmington. Graveside services with full military honors will be held 1 p.m., on Tuesday, June 2, at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Livermore Falls. If desired, contributions may be made to The Jackson Laboratory, Office of Advancement, P. O. Box 254, Bar Harbor, ME 04609-0254 or Make-A-Wish Foundation of Maine, 477 Congress St., First Floor, Suite 7W, Portland, ME 04101. Arrangements by
FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls. Messages of condolence may be sent to: www. finleyfuneralhome.com

NYSTROM – Arthur H. Sr., 82, a resident of Auburn, died in Auburn, May 27. Funeral services honoring Arthur’s life will be held FRIDAY, June 5, at 11 a.m. at the Memorial Chapel of Dillingham & Son, with the Rev. David Clark presiding. Graveside committal prayers to follow at Valley Cemetery, Greene. Memorial donations in Arthur’s memory may be made to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Online condolences and sharing of memories may be expressed at www.lynchbrothers.com. Family and friends are invited to visit Thursday, June 4 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at DILLINGHAM & SON MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 62 Spring St., Auburn, 784-6449.

SMITH – Raymond W., 84, of Auburn, died on May 29, at Central Maine Medical Center. There will not be any services at this time. Arrangements by
Funeral Alternatives Group.

Stowell – Lois Stowell, 78, of Wales, died Sunday, May 31, in Auburn. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m., Wednesday, June 3, at
BRAGDON-FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 707 Main St., Monmouth. Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment East New Portland Cemetery, Route 146, East New Portland. Message of condolence may be sent to the family at www.finleyfuneralhome.com.

Thayer – Edwin E., 76, of Oxford, died on May 30. Family and friends are invited to attend a visitation on Monday June 1 from 6 to 8 p.m., at Oxford Hills Funeral Services, 1037 Main St., Rte. 26, in Oxford. Masonic services by Lincoln Lodge 3 AF&AM will be conducted at 7 p.m. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, June 2, at the funeral home at 1 p.m. Contributions may be made in Ed’s memory to the Maine Veterans Home at 477 High St., South Paris, ME 04281, or the Oxford Congregational Church, PO Box 222 Oxford, ME 04270. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.oxfordhillsfuneralservices.com


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