BAKER — William A. of Sumner and Silver Springs, Fla., died in Sumner on July 11. Funeral services will be held at Andrews Funeral Home in Woodstock at 1 p.m. on Thursday, July 16.

BENOIT — Myrna L. (Kimball), 77, of Brunswick, died in Brunswick, July 11. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Riverside Cemetery, River Road, Brunswick with the Rev. Ron McLaughlin officiating. Arrangements are in the care of the Brackett Funeral Home, Brunswick. Condolences can be expressed at www.brackettfuneralhome.com.

BUTLER — Freeman L., 71, died July 13. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at the MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., Rumford. Friends are invited to call at the funeral home on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Those who desire, may contribute to the Oncology Department of the Rumford Hospital, 420 Franklin St., Rumford, ME 04276 in his memory. Online condolences may be shared at www.meaderandson.com.

BRUNEAU — Simonne A. died July 10. Visitations at Fortin/Lewiston Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A service in her memory will be held Thursday at 4 p.m. at the funeral home. Flowers will be graciously accepted or those wishing may make donations in her memory to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Guests attending the visitation or service are cordially invited to wear blue in tribute to Simonne and her favorite color. You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences and fond memories with her family by visiting their guestbook at www.mem.com. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, LEWISTON, 70 Horton St., 784-4584.

DECKER — Leslie Edward Nutting, 79, of Salem, died at Lewiston, July 4. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 18, at the Salem Community United Methodist Church. Gifts may be given to the church in Les’ memory. Arrangements are in the care of the Wiles Funeral Home, Cremation Service & Remembrance Center, 137 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington, ME 04938. Words of condolence may be sent via e-mail to [email protected]

DUBE — Lindy Jean of Chandler, Ariz., died July 4. A memorial service is being planned for a future date to be announced later.

JORDAN — Evangeline V. died July 12. We will be having a private memorial service at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 15, at Salem Methodist Church after which we invite our community and friends to join us for our celebration of mom’s life at noon, at her home on 74 Maple St. Arrangements are in the care of the Wiles Remembrance Center, 137 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington.

KENNEDY — Mary Barbara (Kane), 82, of North Turner, died in Lewiston, Saturday, July 11. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 17, at the North Turner United Presbyterian Church, Howes Corner Road in North Turner with the Rev. Ann Marie Simone officiating. Arrangements by FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls, ME 04254. Interment will be at the convenience of the family. If desired, contributions may be made in Barbara’s memory in lieu of flowers to the Mary Barbara Kane Kennedy Fund, c/o Finley Funeral Home, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls, ME 04254. Messages of condolence may be sent to www.finleyfuneralhome.com.

LANZA — Frances T., 67, of Tewksbury, Mass., died on Saturday, June 27. Memorial services were held. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, Attn: Tribute Gift, Church Street Station, P.O. Box 780, New York, NY 10008-0780. Arrangements were under the care of Sweeney Memorial Funeral Home, Billerica, Mass.

LEAVITT — Phyllis M., 88, died July 11. Relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend an open house celebrating Phyllis’ life, Sunday, July 26, from noon to 3 p.m. at her late residence, 462 Lake St., Auburn. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the Leavitt family by visiting their guestbook at www.mem.com. A service of The Fortin Group/Plummer & Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, AUBURN, 217 Turner St., 783-8545.

METIVIER — Rachel M., 26, of Lewiston, passed away unexpectedly on July 3, in Randolph, N.H. Family and friends are invited to visit on Thursday, July 16, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Open Door Bible Church, 26 Gartley St., Lisbon. Memorial services will follow immediately at 1 p.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations are preferred to David’s House, P.O. Box 660, Lebanon, NH 03766-0660. A full obituary will be in Wednesday’s edition of the newspaper. Arrangments are under the care of Funeral Alternatives Group, Lewiston.

MURPHY — Sylvia, 82, of Livermore Falls, died at Canton, Sunday, July 12. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 16, at Wiles Remembrance Center, 308 Franklin Road, Route 133, Jay. Interment will follow at the Moose Hill Cemetery in Livermore Falls. In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to the Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice, 15 Strawberry Ave., P.O. Box 819, Lewiston, ME 04243. Words of condolence may be sent via e-mail to [email protected]

SEGER — Robert H. Sr., 67, a resident of Poland, died in Lewiston, July 12. A memorial gathering of friends and family are invited to visit Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Dillingham & Son. Burial will be at a later date. 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.

TUCKER — Carol S. died June 30. After a noon service at the Fairbanks Union Church on Saturday, July 25, the family will host a reception at the Fairbanks School Meeting House in Farmington. Although Carol loved her flower gardens, donations may be made to the Central Asia Institute which has established schools for girls in remote regions of Afghanistan and Pakistan. www.ikat.org. Arrangements under the direction of Adams~McFarlane Funeral & Cremation Services, 108 Court St., Farmington.

WAGG — William H., 85, died July 11. A private memorial service will be held in Bowdoin. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice, P.O. Box 819, Lewiston ME 04243; or to the Baptist Church of Greene, 102 Main St., Greene ME 04236. Arrangements are by Crosman Funeral Home, Lisbon Falls.


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