BAIRD — Charles B. (Bernie) Baird, 87, of Scarborough, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 22. Friends and family are invited to visiting hours on Tuesday, March 25, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., at A.T. Hutchins Funeral & Cremation Services, 660 Brighton Avenue, Portland. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home at 11 a.m., on Wednesday, March 26. Interment with military honors will be at a later date at the Maine Veterans’ Cemetery in Augusta.

DANIELS — William A., 92, of South Paris, died on Saturday, March 15. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a graveside service on Sunday, June 29, at 1 p.m., at Riverside Annex Cemetery, South Paris. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory can be made to the Auburn Hospice House, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210.

GODING — Louise M., 89, a resident of Lewiston, died in Lewiston, on Friday, March 21. Funeral services honoring Louise’s life will be held Tuesday, 1 p.m., at the funeral home with her son, Salvation Army major Robert R. Goding presiding. Graveside committal prayers will be held later in the spring at Pine Street Cemetery, Auburn. Memorial donations in Louise’s memory may be to the Hospice House, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210. Family and friends are invited to visit Tuesday, beginning at 11 a.m., until the time of services at the Pinette, Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred Plourde Pkwy., Lewiston, 784-4023.

LEIGHTON — Richard A., 71, of Winthrop, died Thursday, March 20. Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Richard’s family from 2 to 4 p.m., Tuesday, March 25, at Roberts Funeral Home, 62 Bowdoin St., Winthrop. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Special Olympics, Maine, 125 John Roberts Road #5, South Portland, ME 04106.

MACHOWSKI — Leonard A., 64, of Sabattus, died Wednesday, March 19. A Mass of Christian Burial honoring Leonard’s life will be celebrated at 10 a.m. MONDAY, March 24, at the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul. Committal will follow with military honors at noon at the Maine Veterans’ Cemetery, Mount Vernon Road, Augusta. Memorial donations in Leonard’s memory may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005. Family and friends are invited to visit on Sunday, March 23, from 1 to 4 p.m. only at PINETTE, DILLINGHAM & LYNCH FUNERAL HOME, 305 Alfred Plourde Pkwy., Lewiston, 784-4023.

MAWHINNEY — Virginia Whittemore, 84, of Palm Harbor, Fla., passed away on Wednesday, March 19. Funeral services to be determined at a later date.

OUELLETTE — Joseph Richard “Dick,” 80, of Auburn, died Tuesday, March 18. A memorial gathering will take place on Tuesday, March 25, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home in Auburn, followed by a Liturgy of the Word service at 11 a.m., also at the funeral home, concluding with military honors. Interment will be at Gracelawn Memorial Park in Auburn. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make a charitable contribution in Dick’s memory to a charity of their choice. Arrangements are under the care of The Fortin Group \ Plummer & Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 783-8545.

POUSSARD — Pauline M., 82, of Wales, died Friday, March 21. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 24, at the Wales Presbyterian Church, Route 132, Wales, with Pastor Rick Ness officiating. Visiting hours will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, March 23, at BRAGDON-FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 707 Main St., Monmouth. Members of the Eastern Star, Lakeside Chapter No. 60, will meet at the funeral home at 6:30 p.m. Sunday for a 7 p.m. service. If desired, contributions may be made to Wales Presbyterian Church, c/o Bob English, 395 Leeds Junction Road, Wales, ME 04280 or to the Androscoggin Hospice House, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210.

RUSSELL — Velma, 86, passed away on Thursday, March 20. Memorial service will be at Fortin/Lewiston on Tuesday, March 25, at 11 a.m. Interment will take place at Gracelawn Memorial Park. Those wishing, may make donations in Velma’s memory to the Hospice House of Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Service, 70 Horton St., LEWISTON, 784-4584.

STEVENS — Robert B. Sr., of Farmington, died Friday, March 21. Visiting hours will be held on Sunday, March 23, from 3 to 5 p.m. at Dan and Scott’s Cremation and Funeral Services, 488 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington. Funeral services will be held at Henderson Memorial Baptist Church in Farmington at 4:30 p.m. Monday, March 24, followed by a reception at the American Legion. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Roderick Crosby Post of the American Legion Post 28, P.O. Box 643, Farmington, ME 04938.


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