ALLEN — Dorothy Rose, 83, of Oxford, died Friday, March 7. Family and friends may attend visitation on Friday, March 14, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Oxford Hills Funeral Services, 1037 Main St., Oxford. Graveside services will be held in the spring. Donations in her memory may be made to Oxford Congregational Church. Arrangements are under the care of Oxford Hills Funeral Services, 1037 Main St., Oxford.

BRANN — Patricia Doris, 81, of Lewiston, died Thursday, March 6. Funeral services honoring Patricia’s life will be celebrated on Monday, March 10, at 11 a.m. at Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home, with the Rev. Peter Mars officiating. Burial will be held privately in the spring at the Riverside Cemetery in Lewiston. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made in Patricia’s memory to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240 or at www.gahumane.org. Visitation will be held on Sunday March 9, from 2 to 4 p.m. only at Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred A. Plourde Pkwy., Lewiston, 784-4023.

CHUTE — Patricia, 74, of Lewiston, died Thursday, Feb. 27. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, March 8, from noon to 3 p.m., followed by a Liturgy of the Word service at 3 p.m. Donations may be made in her memory to Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice, Hospice House Fund, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.

GOSSELIN — Chantal (Dube), 96, a longtime resident of Lewiston, died Wednesday, March 5. At the request of the family, there will be no visiting hours. A funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, March 11, at 11 a.m. at the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, 122 Ash St., Lewiston. In lieu of flowers, friends are invited to make a donation to the Maine Parkinson Society, Attn.: Morgan Knox, 359 Perry Road, Bangor, ME 04401 or the Maine Chapter of the American Heart Association, 51 U.S. Route 1, Suite M, Scarborough, ME 04074.

JARVI — Alvar R. Sr., 95, of West Minot, died Tuesday, March 4. Private graveside services will be held in the spring at Riverside Cemetery in West Minot. Donations in his memory may be made to the Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope and Healing, Attn.: Central Maine Medical Center, Development Office, 300 Main St., Lewiston, ME 04240. Arrangements are under the care of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, 26 W. Dwinal St., Mechanic Falls.

LACOSTE — Laurent, 83, of Greene, died Sunday, March 2. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, March 8, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., followed by services at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of the Rosary Church. Interment will be at St. Peter’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice, Hospice House Fund, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.

LEDOUX — Kevin D., 52, of Turner, died Wednesday, March 5. Visiting hours will be held on Sunday, March 9, from 2 to 5 p.m. and on Monday, March 10, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home in Auburn, followed by a celebration of Kevin’s life at 11 a.m., also at the funeral home. Interment will be at St. Peter’s Cemetery in Lewiston. For those who wish in lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Kevin Ledoux to Central Maine Medical Center, c/o Development Office, 300 Main St., Lewiston, ME 04240. Donations will be specifically targeted for the M-1 Oncology Unit for the great care they afforded Kevin and his family in his final days. Arrangements are under the care of The Fortin Group/Plummer & Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 783-8545.

POLAND — Elmo “Peanut” Curtis, 74, of West Paris, died Tuesday, Feb. 25. Graveside services will be held in the spring at Freedom Cemetery in Freedom.

SAMSON — Elianne “Lil” M., of Lewiston, died Tuesday, March 4. A Memorial Mass honoring Elianne’s life will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 8, at Holy Cross Church. Committal services will be held in the spring at the Maine Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery in Augusta. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Elianne’s memory to the Hospice House of Androscoggin, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210. There will not be visitation. Arrangements by Pinette & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred A. Plourde Pkwy., Lewiston, 784-4023.

SIMMONS — William A. “Bill,” 44, of Andover, died Thursday, March 6. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, March 10, at the Andover Congregational Church, with the Rev. Jane C. Rich officiating. Those who desire may contribute to the Arbor House, c/o Central Maine Medical Center, 300 Main St., Lewiston, ME 04240 in his memory. Arrangements are under the direction of MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., Rumford.

TRAYNOR — Katie L., 32, of Old Orchard Beach, died Tuesday, March 4. Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, March 11, from 4 to 6 p.m., with a celebration of her life at 6:30 p.m. at the funeral home in Auburn. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make a charitable contribution in Katie’s memory to the American Red Cross United Valley, 1180 Lisbon St., Lewiston, ME 04240 and/or the Katie L. Traynor Memorial Scholarship Fund, 156 East Ave. Lewiston, ME 04240 (make checks payable to Lewiston High School). Arrangements are under the care of The Fortin Group / Plummer & Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 783-8545.

WILLIAMS — Ada O., 90, of Manchester, N.H., and formerly of Auburn, died Wednesday, March 5. Visitation will be at Fortin Group LEWISTON on Sunday, March 9, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be at Grace Lutheran Church on Monday, March 10, at 11 a.m. Interment will take place in the spring at Keenes Mills Cemetery in Turner. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Heart Association, Founders Affiliate, 51 U.S. Route 1, Suite M, Scarborough, ME 04074 or at www.heart.org, or to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 13067, Alexandria, VA 22312-9067. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Service, 70 Horton St., LEWISTON, 784-4584.


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