BELANGER — Wilma H., 94, resident of Mexico, died on Wednesday, April 1, at the Hospice House in Auburn. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at noon on Saturday, April 18, at the Parish of the Holy Savior, St. Athanasius-St. John Church in Rumford. Friends and family are invited to call at the MEADER & SON FUNERAL HOME, 3 Franklin St., Rumford, on Saturday, April 18, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Interment later in the spring will be in the Sunnyside Cemetery in Rumford. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Androscoggin Home Health Care and Hospice, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240.

DEGONE — Joseph Adam, 30, of Wilton, lost his battle on Wednesday, April 1. Relatives and friends are invited to Wiles Remembrance Center, 136 High St., Wilton, ME 04294, on Monday, April 6, for a period of memorial visitation from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. with a memorial service beginning at 6 p.m., with the Rev. Joseph Daniels from St. Rose of Lima in Jay officiating. Following the service, there will be a gathering at Robert Degone’s house in Wilton. All are welcome to attend. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Joe’s name can be made to The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital, Development Office, 22 Bramhall St., Portland, ME 04102 or St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

FECTEAU — Rita M., 90, of Greene, passed away at her home on Tuesday, March 31, after a long illness, with her loving family by her side. A memorial service will be held at Fortin Group Lewiston on Monday, April 6, at 11 a.m., followed by committal at St. Peter’s Cemetery, Switzerland Road in Lewiston. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation, and Monument Services, 70 Horton St. LEWISTON 784-4584.

HARRIS — Sharon A., 70, died Thursday, April 2, at Clover Living Center, Auburn, following a long illness. At her request, there will be no public visiting hours or funeral service. A Celebration of Sharon’s Life will be held on Monday, June 1, at 11 a.m. at Deck House Tavern, 930 Roosevelt Trail, Windham. In lieu of flowers, donations in Sharon’s memory may be made to either Lewiston Public Library, 200 Lisbon St., Lewiston, ME 04240, or Alzheimer’s Association, Maine Chapter, 383 U.S. Route 1, Suite 2C, Scarborough, ME 04074.

MATOTT—Stillman “Mat,” 87, a resident of Canton, died Tuesday, March 24, in Canton. Funeral services with full military honors will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 11, at Canton United Baptist Church, Route 108, Canton. Interment will be held at a later date at Pinegrove Cemetery, Route 108, Canton, ME 04221. Arrangements by FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church St., Livermore Falls, ME 04254.

MORGAN — Martin F. Jr., 85, formerly of Lewiston and Medford, Mass., died Wednesday, April 1, at Clover Manor Health Care facility in Auburn. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial honoring Marty’s life will be celebrated TUESDAY, April 7, at 11 a.m. at Holy Family Church. Graveside committal prayers will be held Wednesday, April 8, at 11 a.m. at the family lot at Oak Grove Cemetery in Medford, Mass. Memorial donations in Marty’s memory may be made to the Joslin Diabetes Center & Joslin Clinic, One Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02215. Family and friends are invited to gather Monday, April 6, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the PINETTE DILLINGHAM & LYNCH FUNERAL HOME, 305 Alfred Plourde Pkwy, Lewiston, 784-4023.

POLVINEN — Fannie E., formerly of Norway, died Sunday, March 29, at Rumford Community Hospital. Graveside services will be held later in the spring at the Finnish Cemetery in West Paris. Time and date to be announced. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Finnish-American Heritage Society, P.O. Box 294, West Paris, ME 04289. Arrangements are under the care of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, 45 Main St., South Paris.


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