ABBOTT — Hazel I., 79, of Norway, died Saturday, March 29. Family and friends may attend memorial services on Saturday, April 5, at 11 a.m. at Chandler Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 45 Main St., South Paris. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make donations in her memory to the Paris Fire Department, Western Avenue, South Paris or Androscoggin Hospice House, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn.

BLACK — Harry C. Jr., 83, of Woolwich, died Thursday, March 27. A celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 5, at the Georgetown Community Center, 19 Old Schoolhouse Road, Georgetown. A memorial service will be held at Vienna Methodist Church at a later date. Burial will be at Peru Cemetery in Peru later this spring. Arrangements are by Daigle Funeral Home, 819 High St., Bath.

BUCHANAN — Paula Dawn, 57, of Farmington, died Tuesday, March 25. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 2, at Wiles Remembrance Center, 137 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington, followed by a potluck celebration of life at the Farmington Elks Lodge in West Farmington. Relatives and friends are invited to call at Wiles Remembrance Center on Tuesday, April 1, from 4 to 7 p.m. Private interment will be later in the spring at Lakeview Cemetery in Wilton. The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, please consider memorial gifts in Paula’s memory to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, 477 Congress St., Suite M1, Portland, ME 04101 or online at

GOMM — Lorraine Groleau Cyr, 87, of Auburn, died Sunday, March 30. In lieu of flowers, the family suggest a donation to the American Lung Association, the Alzheimer’s Association or to a charity of your choice. No service is planned.

HUTCHINS — Virginia Carlene Smith, 92, of Bethel, died Thursday, March 27. A graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 10, at Riverside Cemetery in Bethel. Arrangements are under the care of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Greenleaf Chapel, 37 Vernon St., Bethel.

LOWE — Charles A., 67, of Greenwood, died Friday, March 28. As per his request, there will be no services. Arrangements are under the care of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Andrews Chapel, 64 Andrews Road, Bryant Pond.

RICHARD — Philippe E., 67, of Lewiston, died Sunday, March 30. Visitation will be at Fortin Lewiston on Wednesday, April 2, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, April 3, at 11 a.m. at the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, upper church. Committal will follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery. Those wishing to make donations in his memory may do so to St. Martin de Porres, 23 Bartlett St., P.O. Box 7227, Lewiston, ME 04243-7227. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services, 70 Horton St., LEWISTON, 784-4584.

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