ALLEN — Aliette C., 86, of Lewiston died Monday, Sept. 5. A memorial Mass honoring Aliette’s life will be celebrated Friday, Sept. 16, at 11 a.m. at Holy Cross Church. Committal services will follow at Gracelawn Memorial Park. A memorial gathering will be held Thursday, Sept. 15, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred A. Plourde Pkwy., Lewiston, 784-4023.

ANDREWS — Ermatrude S., of Poland Spring died Saturday, Sept. 10. Friends and family may call upon the funeral home Thursday, Sept. 15, from 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held Friday, Sept. 16, at 10 a.m. at Chandler Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, 26 W. Dwinal St., Mechanic Falls. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Lions Club Eye Glass Program. Graveside services will be held at a later date at Evergreen Cemetery in Caribou.

BIRON — Jeanne D’arc R., 96, died Monday, Sept. 12. Visiting hours will be held at Fortin\Lewiston on Friday, Sept. 16, from 4 to 7 p.m. A Liturgy of the Word Service will take place Saturday, Sept. 17, at the funeral home at 11 a.m., with committal prayers following at St. Peter’s Cemetery in Lewiston. Those wishing, in lieu of flowers, may make a charitable contribution in her memory to: Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Arrangements are under the care of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 70 Horton St., Lewiston, 784-4584.

CARRO — Brenda, 69, of Oxford died Wednesday, Sept. 7. Graveside services will be held Saturday, Sept. 17, at 2 p.m. at Norway Pine Grove Cemetery in South Paris, followed by a celebration of life at her daughter’s home at 9 Highland Ave., South Paris. Arrangements are under the care of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, 45 Main St., South Paris.

DESJARDINS — Roland, 80, of Lewiston and Florida, died Monday, Sept. 5. Visitation will be held at the funeral home Friday, Sept. 16, from 9 to 11 a.m., followed by a Liturgy of the Word Service at 11 a.m. Interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery. Donations may be made in his memory to the Maine Cancer Foundation, 170 U.S. Route 1, Ste. 250, Falmouth, ME 04105. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.

FOSS — Ronald W., 83, of Sabattus passed away Monday, Sept. 12. A celebration of Ron’s life will be held at the Grace and Truth Bible Church, 14 Hayden Hill Road, Litchfield, where he was a member, Friday, Sept. 16, at 7 p.m. Arrangements are under Funeral Alternatives.

HEIKKINEN — Ethel M., 89, died Wednesday, Sept. 7. Visiting hours will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23, at Oxford Hills Funeral Services, 1037 Main St., Oxford. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at the Trinity Lutheran Church, Buckfield Road, South Paris. Burial will be at the King Hill Cemetery, South Paris. If desired, donations in Ethel’s memory can be made to the Finnish American Heritage Society of Maine, P.O. Box 294, West Paris, ME 04289.

KUZYK — Harry S., 95, died Sunday, Aug. 28. A memorial service will be held Saturday, Sept. 17, at 10 a.m. at the West Parish Congregational Church in Bethel. If desired, the family suggests donations in Harry’s memory to the Maine Veterans’ Home, 477 High St., South Paris, ME 04281. Arrangements are in the care of Chandler Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, 37 Vernon St., Bethel.

MERCHANT — Leland G., 88, of Rumford passed away Saturday, Sept. 10. A graveside service will be held Saturday, Sept. 17, at 1 p.m. at Greenwood Cemetery in Dixfield. If so desired, contributions in Leland’s memory may be made to the Activity Fund at the Maine Veterans’ Home, 477 High St., South Paris, ME 04281. Arrangements are under the care of S.G. Thibault Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 250 Penobscot St., Rumford, 364-4366.

NURMI — Stanley E., died Friday, Sept. 9. Funeral services will be held Friday, Sept. 16, at 11 a.m. at the Grace Fellowship Church, Poplar Street, Oxford, with the Rev. Lloyd Waterhouse officiating. Burial will be at the Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Paris. Arrangements by Cliff Gray Cremation & Funeral Services, 60 Andrews Road, Bryant Pond.

OLSON — Shelia A., 57, of Turner died Monday, Sept. 12. Visitation will be held at Fortin/Auburn on Thursday, Sept. 15, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. A funeral will be celebrated Friday, Sept. 16, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Committal will follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 783-8545.

PECKHAM – Rovena A., 91, died Monday, Sept. 12. A private graveside service will be held. Arrangements are in the care of Chandler Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, 45 Main St., South Paris.

POULIN — Laurette, 99, died Sunday, Sept. 11. Visitation will be held at the funeral home Wednesday, Sept. 14, from 2 to 5 p.m. Services will be held Thursday, Sept. 15, at 11 a.m., Holy Family Church. Entombment, St. Peter’s Cemetery. Donations may be made in her memory to a charity of your choice. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.

ROBERTS — Richard, 82, of Lewiston and formerly of Gray, passed away Monday, Sept. 12. Visitation at Wilson Funeral home in Gray on Friday, Sept. 16, from 5 to 7 p.m. Donations to American Heart Association at www.heart.org.

WADSWORTH — Gloria, 90, died Saturday, Sept. 10. All church family, friends and relatives are welcome to attend a time of visitation from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16, at the South Paris Baptist Church, 1 Park St., South Paris, where a funeral service will follow at 2 p.m. Burial will be at the Riverside Annex in South Paris at 3:30 p.m. Arrangements are in the care of Chandler Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, 45 Main St., South Paris.

WASHBURN — David H., 51, of Auburn passed away Thursday, Sept. 8. Memorial services honoring David’s life will be held Saturday, Sept. 17, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial donations in David’s memory may be made to an educational college fund being established for David’s son, Christopher, c/o Stephen Washburn, P.O. Box 197, Greene, ME 04236. Family and friends are invited to visit Friday, Sept. 16, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred Plourde Pkwy., Lewiston, 784-6449.

WILLIAMS — Steven J., 68, of Auburn passed away Monday, Sept.12. A celebration of Steven’s life and a gathering will be held at Fortin/Auburn on Saturday, Sept. 17, from 4 to 7 p.m. Those wishing, in lieu of flowers, may make a charitable contribution in Steven’s memory to Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240, or The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing, 29 Lowell St., Lewiston, ME 04240. Arrangements are under the care of The Fortin Group/Plummer & Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 783-8545.


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