ETTL — Bessie S., 71, of Hanover died Wednesday, April 13. Private services will be conducted at the family’s convenience. In lieu of flowers, please contribute to the Oncology Department c/o Rumford Hospital, 420 Franklin St., Rumford, ME 04276 in her memory. Arrangements are under the care of the MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., P.O. Box 537, Rumford, ME 04276.

GEOFFROY — Fernande B., 88, a resident of Auburn, died in Auburn Tuesday, April 12. A funeral Mass honoring Fernande’s life will be celebrated on Saturday at 11 a.m. at Holy Family Church. Committal prayers and entombment will follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice. Visitation will be held on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Pinette & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred A. Plourde Parkway, Lewiston, 784-4023.

GEORGE — Richard M., 80, of Mechanic Falls, died in Mechanic Falls April 11. A military graveside service will be held on Sunday, May 1, at 1 p.m. at Maple Grove Cemetery in Mechanic Falls. In lieu of flowers, please send contributions to the American Legion Post 150 in Mechanic Falls. Arrangements are under the direction of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, 26 West Dwinal St., Mechanic Falls.

HARKINS — Jacqueline K., 80, died at home on April 12. Visitation at the funeral home on Saturday, April 16, at noon followed by a celebration of her life at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jackie’s name to The Patrick Dempsey Center for Hope and Healing, 10 High St., Lewiston, ME 04240. A service of The Fortin Group / Plummer & Merrill Funeral Home Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, ME 04210, 783-8545.

LANE — Jane M., 93, of Auburn died April 12, in Auburn. A funeral Mass will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at St. Philip’s Church. No visitation. Interment will be held later in the spring in Mt. Hope Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Jane’s name to the Androscoggin Hospice House, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210. Arrangements under the care of DOSTIE FUNERAL HOME, 2151 Lisbon Road, Lewiston, 782-8221.

LAROCHELLE — Jean, 86, of Sabattus passed away April 11. There will be a family gathering in the near future to celebrate her life. Arrangements under care of Funeral Alternatives Group, 25 Tampa St., Lewiston.

MATHIEU — Theresa, 86, of Lewiston, died in Auburn on April 12. A prayer service will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at St. Peter’s Cemetery Mausoleum. No visitation. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Hospice House of Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.

SEVERANCE — Francis M. Jr., 81, of Rumford, died Wednesday, April 13. Services will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in the St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, New Milford, Conn. Arrangements are under the care of the MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., P.O. Box 537, Rumford, ME 04276.

STEVENS — Royal B. Sr., 75, of Leeds, died Tuesday, April 12, in Lewiston. A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 16, at Leeds Plains Cemetery, Plains Road, Leeds. If desired, contributions may be made in Royal’s name to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Arrangements under the care of BRAGDON-FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 707 Main St., Monmouth.


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