ANDREAS — Robert R. Sr., 80, of Mechanic Falls, passed away Thursday, Jan. 4, at home. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, Jan. 9, at 10 a.m. at the Vineyard Church in Mechanic Falls. Interment will be in the spring at Greenlawn Cemetery in Swanville. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice, 15 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240. Arrangements are under the care of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, 26 W. Dwinal St., Mechanic Falls.

DENISON — Joel M. Sr., 74, of Mill Street in Strong, died Wednesday, Jan. 3, in Strong. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Church, Middle Street, Farmington, followed by a reception at the Parish Hall. The family suggests that memorial donations in his memory be made to Franklin County Animal Shelter, 550 Industry Road, Farmington, ME 04938. Cremation and memorial services are being cared for and provided by the Wiles Remembrance Center, 137 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington.

GAMACHE — Madelyn D., 100, formerly of Lisbon, died Thursday, Jan. 4. Visitation will be held at Crosman Funeral Home on Tuesday, Jan. 9, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial that will be celebrated at 1 p.m. at Holy Trinity Church in Lisbon Falls. Interment will take place at St. Ann’s Cemetery in the spring. Those wishing, in lieu of flowers, may make a charitable contribution in Madelyn’s memory to the Friends of Hyder Family Hospice House, 285 County Farm Road, Dover, NH 03820. Arrangements are under the care of Crosman Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 40 Main St., Lisbon Falls, 353-4951.

GRANET — Ellen S., 67, of Canton, died Monday, Dec. 25. A service and interment will be held at the chapel of the Beth Abraham Cemetery in Auburn on Monday, Jan. 8, at 11 a.m. A service of The Fortin Group/Plummer & Merrill Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St., Auburn, 783-8545.

GUSHEE — Daryl D., 54, of New Gloucester, passed away Friday, Dec. 29, at his shop on Route 100 in New Gloucester. A visitation will be held Saturday, Jan. 27, from 1 to 4 p.m. at Martindale Country Club, 527 Beech Hill Road, Auburn, with a time of remembrance immediately following from 4 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, Daryl’s wishes would be for you to make a donation to the Pine Tree Chapter ATHS, c/o Diane Munsey, 785 River Road, Dresden, ME 04342 or to the American Truck Historical Society, P.O. Box 901611, Kansas City, MO 64190.

HOFF — Dakota J. “DAX,” 23, died Tuesday, Jan. 2, in Mexico. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of the Meader & Son Funeral Home, 3 Franklin St., P.O. Box 537, Rumford.


LOGAN — Muriel E., 92, formerly of Buxton, passed away in Scarborough on Thursday, Jan. 4. A memorial service will be held Saturday, Jan. 13, at 11 a.m. at the Gorham Chapel of Dolby Blais & Segee, 76 State St., Gorham, ME 04038. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Muriel’s name may be made to Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland P.O. Box 336 Westbrook, Maine 04098 or online at

POULIN — Roger A. Sr., 78, a resident of Lewiston, died Friday, Jan. 5, in Lewiston. A Funeral Mass honoring Roger’s life will be celebrated Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul (Upper Church). Committal services along with military honors will follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery. Those wishing may make donations in Roger’s memory to the Amanda LaBrie Memorial Fund at Visitation will be held Monday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Pinette Dillingham & Lynch Funeral Home, 305 Alfred A. Plourde Parkway, Lewiston, 784-4023.

SARGENT — Steven Wade, 60, of Rangeley, died at Rangeley on Thursday, Jan. 4. Public memorial services will be held at the Church of the Good Shepherd, Tuesday, Jan. 9, at 4 p.m. with a reception following at the Church Undercroft. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations can be made in Steven’s honor to the Rangeley Snowmobile Club, PO Box 950, Rangeley, ME 04970. Cremation care and memorial services are being provided by the Wiles Remembrance Center, 137 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington.

SHAFFER — Richard Dean, 61, of Bowdoinham passed away at his home Thursday, Jan. 4. A Celebration of Life Gathering will be announced at a later date. Arrangements by Finley Funeral Home, 15 Church Street, Livermore Falls.

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