ALEXANDER — Edward H. “Duffer,” 90, of Lisbon died in Auburn on Saturday, March 25. A memorial service honoring Edward’s life will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at the Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home. Committal services along with military honors will follow at 1 p.m. at the Maine Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery on Mt. Vernon Road in Augusta. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Edward’s memory to the Hospice House of Androscoggin, 236 Stetson Road, Auburn, ME 04210 or to the Maine Cancer Foundation, 170 Route 1, Suite 250, Falmouth, ME 04105. A memorial gathering will be held Friday from 9 a.m. until the time of the service at the Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred A. Plourde Parkway, Lewiston 784-4023.

BERUBE — Karen Galipeau, 55, of Lewiston, died Friday, March 24 at the Hospice House. Visitation, Fortin/Lewiston on Friday, March 31 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 1 p.m. at Holy Family Church. Committal will follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery. Those wishing to make memorial donations in her memory may do so to the Hospice House of Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240 http://www.ahch.org/Ways-to-Give. Arrangements are under the care of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services, 70 Horton St., Lewiston 784-4584.

BONENFANT — Alberta M., 98, died Jan. 31. A service will be held April 1 at 11 a.m. at Holy Cross Church. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in the form of a gift of remembrance (Vigil Angel Candle) to Androscoggin Hospice House in Auburn (www.ahch.org), so they can continue to support and aid others in their final journey.

CLEMENS – Nancy T., 72, of Chesterville, died at Farmington, Tuesday, March 28. Public memorial services will be held Friday at 1 p.m. at the Wiles Remembrance Center, 137 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington with the Rev. Ira Hall officiating. Relatives and friends are invited to call one hour prior to the services. Following services, all are invited to a reception at the Chesterville Town Hall, 409 Dutch Gap Road, Chesterville. Interment will be later in the spring at Webster Cemetery, Farmington.

CORCORAN — Armande L., 87, of Millett Road in Minot, joined her loving husband, Eugene, who passed away on the same date, March 24, 20 years prior. A graveside service will be held in the summer at Highland Cemetery in Poland.

DESROSIERS — Norma, 76, of Bath, died March 26. A celebration of life is planned for Norma at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, April 2, at the Slovak Catholic Association on 26 Avery St., in Lisbon Falls.

DOUGLAS — Deborah L., 37, died March 25. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 1 at Stetson’s Funeral Home, 12 Federal St., Brunswick, with the Rev. Ronald McLaughlin officiating. Interment will be later in the spring in Riverview Cemetery in Topsham. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, Maine 04240.

GENDREAU — Willie, 81, of Sabattus, died Wednesday, March 22. A committal service will be held in the mausoleum at St. Peter’s Cemetery, 217 Switzerland Road, Lewiston on Saturday, April 1, at 11 a.m.

HEBERT — Pauline, 87, passed peacefully Monday, March 27. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Crosby & Neal Chapel, 68 Exeter Road, Corinna. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday, March 31, at St. Anne’s Catholic Church, Dexter, with the Rev. Mark Nolette officiating. Spring burial will be in Corinna Village Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Sarah’s House, P.O. Box 931, Bangor, ME 04401.

LABRECQUE — Ronnie J., 51, of Lewiston, died Saturday, March 25. The family will have private services.

LAVERDIERE — Raymond, 83, passed away March 23. A celebration of Raymond’s life will be held at the First United Pentecostal Church, 15 Wilson St., Augusta on Friday, March 31, at 11 a.m.

LECLAIR — Crissy M., 47, of Hill Street passed away Saturday, March 25. Friends and relatives may call at the Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home, 365 Main St, Saco, Thursday, March 30, from 4 to 7 p.m. A prayer service will conclude the visiting hours at 7. Burial will be at St. Peter’s Cemetery in Lewiston.

MCDONOUGH — Elaine, 87, of Auburn, died in Auburn on Friday, March 24. Visitation will be held at the funeral home Friday, 5-8 p.m.. Services will be Saturday, 11 a.m., at Sacred Heart Church. Interment in the spring, Mt. Hope Cemetery. Donations can be made in her memory to Beacon Hospice, 245 Center Street, Suite 10A, Auburn, ME 04210. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.

MCGRAW — Gary E., 79, a resident of Casco, died in Auburn on Friday, March 3. A Memorial Service honoring Gary’s life will be held Saturday at 7 p.m. at the Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, the family is interested in continuing and expanding the scholarships created upon their mother Peggy’s death and at this time donations can be sent to the McGraw family, c/o Bart McGraw P.O. Box 187 Orland, ME 04472, so that others may enjoy learning, teaching and Scouting as much as Gary and Peggy! (McGrumpy and Graw). A Memorial gathering will be held Saturday from 5-7 p.m. prior to the service at the Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home 305 Alfred A. Plourde Parkway, Lewiston 784-4023.

MICHAUD — Victoria M., 95, of Lisbon passed away Wednesday, March 22. A celebration of Vicky’s life will be held on Sunday, April 2, from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, Webster Road, Lisbon. Burial will be in the spring at Maine Memorial Veterans’ Cemetery in Augusta. Arrangements by Funeral Alternatives, Lewiston.

RICE — Virginia M., 70, of Harrison, died in Harrison on Tuesday, March 14. A Memorial service will be held Saturday, April 1, at 1 p.m. at Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, 45 Main St., South Paris, with a time of visitation from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. prior to the service. Interment will be later in the spring at Norway Center Cemetery in Norway. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Responsible Pet Care, PO Box 82, Norway, ME 04268.

PALMER — Rowena M., 84, died in Norway, March 26. Calling hours will be held Friday, March 31, from 5-7 p.m. at the Oxford Hills Funeral Service, 1037 Main St., Oxford. A service of joy and thanks for the life of Rowena Mae Palmer will be held Saturday, April 1, at 1:30 p.m. at the First Universalist-Unitarian Church of Norway. A private graveside service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in Rowena’s memory should be sent to the Norway Memorial Library, 258 Main St., Norway, ME 04268, or to the First Universalist-Unitarian Church, 479 Main St., Norway, ME 04268.

SANDE — Sandra P., 63, died in West Paris on Tuesday, March 21. A service will be held at a later date to be announced. If desired, donations can be made in Sandra’s memory to a charity of your choice. Arrangements are in the care of Chandler Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, 45 Main Street, South Paris.

TAYLOR — Lucille B., 96, of East Boothbay died March 26. Services will be held at a later date by the family. Arrangements are under the care of Crosman Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 40 Main St. Lisbon Falls, 353-4951

THIBAULT — Rita B., 89, of Auburn, died in Lewiston on March 25. Visitation will be held at the funeral home Wednesday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Services will be Thursday, 11 a.m., Sacred Heart Church. Interment, St. Peter’s Cemetery. Donations may be made in her memory to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Albert & Burpee Funeral Home.

WUORI — Aili V., 96, of Oxford, died in South Paris on March 27. Services will be held later in the spring with interment at Riverside Annex Cemetery in South Paris. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Mark Ward Scholarship Fund, 22 North Town Farm Road, Oxford, ME 04270. Arrangements are under the care of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, 45 Main St., South Paris.


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