AYER — Christine M., 70, of Sumner, died in Sumner May 13. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 18, at 1 p.m. at the Freewill Baptist Church in Lisbon. Arrangements by Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Andrews Chapel, 41 High St., Buckfield.

CHASSE — Ethel D., 88, of Skowhegan, died Sunday, May 5. Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, June 9, at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, June 10, at 11 a.m. at the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Lewiston. Committal will follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery in Lewiston. Because Ethel and Xavier survived two serious house fires during their marriage, the family requests in lieu of flowers, donations be made in Ethel’s memory to United Way of Androscoggin County, c/o Lewiston Relief Fund, 66 Ash St., Lewiston, Me. 04240, 795-4000. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 70 Horton St., Lewiston, ME 04240, 784-4584.

CROSBY — John K., 59, formerly of Rutland, Vt., died in Lewiston, May 11. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. on Monday, May 20, at the funeral home until time of service. Memorial donations in John’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society New England Division, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701. Memorial services honoring John’s life will follow visitation at 7 p.m. at PINETTE & LYNCH FUNERAL HOME, 305 Alfred Plourde Parkway, Lewiston, 784-4023.

DINSMORE — Florence, 107, of Auburn, died in Auburn, May 12. Visitation will be private. Services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Holy Family Church. Interment, St. Peter’s Cemetery. Donations may be made in her memory to the charity of your choice. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.

DURLAND — Melvin K., 65, of New Portland found peace on Tuesday, May 7, at the Togus VA Medical Center. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Melvin’s memory to Toys for Tots at Marine Toys for Tots Foundation, Gift Processing Administrator, 18251 Quantico Gateway Drive, Triangle, VA 22172. A gathering for friends and family will be announced at a later date. Arrangements are under the care and guidance of Giberson Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

DWYER — Alivia Ann, 11 months, died May 12. A memorial visitation will be held Saturday, May 18, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Wilson’s Funeral Home, 24 Shaker Road in Gray. Donations may be sent to the The Alivia Dwyer SIDS Fund, ? Atlantic Regional FCU, P.O. Box 278, Cumberland, ME 04021.

INGERSOLL — Fay E., 79, of Lisbon Falls, died on Saturday, May 11. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at Holy Trinity Church in Lisbon Falls on Friday, May 17, at 10 a.m. followed by committal services at Hillside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Fay’s memory to The Androscoggin Hospice House, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. A service of The Crosman Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 40 Main St., Lisbon Falls, ME 04252, 353-4951.

LEOTSAKOS — Linda A. (Lunt), died at home on May 14. A celebration of her life will be held at the Chelsea Elementary School on Sunday, May 19, at 2 p.m. A private burial will be held at Gracelawn Memorial Park at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in Linda’s memory may be made to MDA of Maine, 39 Mechanic St., Westbrook, ME 04902.


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