Gerard N.S. Lafrance

Gerard N.S. Lafrance, 94, of 550 College St., Lewiston, died Tuesday, January 26, 2021, at the Hospice House of Androscoggin Home Healthcare & Hospice Services in Auburn. Born in Lewiston on July 21, 1926, he was the son of Charles and Alexina Madore Lafrance. Educated…

Robert L. Berube

Robert (Bob) L Berube, 78, passed away January 26, 2021 at the Maine Veterans’ Home in South Paris, ME after several years of declining health and complications of COVID-19.  Robert was born November 4, 1942 to Joseph and Fleurette (Pelletier) Berube of Auburn, ME.  He…

Carol S. Kypta

 Carol S. Kypta, 82, peacefully died on Tuesday January 26, 2021 Carol was born August 20, 1938 in North Dakota and moved to Lewiston in 1975.  She retired from People’s Heritage/Mid Maine Savings /TD Bank.  During her retirement years she volunteered at CMMC and the…

Randall J. Gallant

Randall J. Gallant, 61, of 2021 Auburn Road, Turner, died Sunday, January 17, 2021, at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston, following a long illness. Born in Lewiston on June 17, 1959, he was the son of Aubin and Marion Purington Gallant Jr. Educated in…

Helen May Burke

H. May Burke (Helen May), 96, of 4 Rocky Shore Road, Bailey Island, Maine, died January 15, 2021, peacefully with her family around her.  Born in Lewiston, July 28, 1924.  She was the daughter of Clarence A. Parker and (Mary) Loretta Reardon Parker.  She is…

Lucienne I. Samson

Lucienne I. Samson, 91, formerly of Robitaille Circle, Lewiston, peacefully passed away on Thursday, January 14, 2021, at Schooner Estates in Auburn. Born in Lewiston on September 11, 1929, she was the daughter of Lucien and Yvonne Michaud Samson. Having been educated in Auburn Schools,…

Daniel J. Howaniec

Due to COVID 19 services have been POSTPONED until a later date. Daniel “Dan” Joseph Howaniec passed away on January 12, 2021 at the age of 55 following a short illness and honorable fight. Dan was a devoted and loving father, which shone through even…

Mary Kotsifas Field

Mary (Kotsifas) Field, 85, of Kennebunk, ME died Thursday, January 7, 2021 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough, ME. Born in Lewiston, ME on September 29, 1935, she was the eldest child of Stavros Kotsifas and Ioanna (Valassis) Kotsifas. She is survived by her…

Maurice R. Dubois

Maurice R. Dubois, 92, of 9 Surry Lane, Lewiston, died Wednesday, January 6, 2021, at his home and surrounded by family. Maurice was born in Lewiston on July 25, 1928, the son of Rosario and Yvonne Marcotte Dubois. Educated in Lewiston schools, he was a…

Beatrice “Betty” Hebert

Beatrice Nancy Picard Hebert, 68, of Auburn, died Friday, December 25, 2020, from complications related to early onset dementia. She died peacefully at Montello Manor where she had been a resident for the past several years.  Born in Lewiston on February 26, 1952, the daughter…

Catherine M. Thibodeau

Catherine (“Kay”) MacPhee Thibodeau passed away on Thursday, December 17, 2020, of natural causes. She was born in Lewiston, Maine on October 28, 1925, the only child of Allan and Georgianna Parent MacPhee. Kay attended St. Patrick’s School and was an honor student at Lewiston…

Armand J. Huard

Armand Joseph Huard, known to many as “Curley,” 89, of Auburn, died Wednesday, December 16, 2020, at the Hospice House of Androscoggin Homecare & Hospice in Auburn. He was a resident of Clover Manor, where he was known as the “Candy Man”  for his habit…