Robert L. “Bob” Despres

Robert L. “Bob” Despres, 72, passed away Saturday, December 8, 2012, surrounded by family and friends, at d’Youville Pavilion after losing his battle with cancer. Bob was born in Lewiston on February 8, 1940, the eldest son of Lucien G. and Clara A. Allen Despres….

Cecile Rancourt

Cecile Rancourt, of Lewiston, died on December 8, 2012, at her home. She was born on August 31, 1927, the daughter of Louis Philippe and Ernestine Hamann Gagne. She attended St. Peter & Paul School and graduated from Lewiston High School in 1946. She was…

Gloria F. Bilier

Gloria F. Bilier, 85, of 143 Mill Street, Auburn, died Wednesday, November 28, 2012, at the Montello Manor in Lewiston. Born in Auburn on January 18, 1927, she was the daughter of Raoul and Lillian Lebrun Fortin. Educated in Auburn schools, she was a graduate…

James Paul Roy

James Paul Roy, 62, of Greene, died peacefully at home after a short but courageous battle with brain cancer on Monday, November 12, 2012, with his family by his side. Jim was born in Lewiston on October 28, 1950, the son of Philibert and Yvonne…

Constance L. Gosselin

Constance L. Gosselin, 66, formerly of 135 Bartlett Street, Lewiston, died Tuesday, November 13, 2012, at the d’Youville Pavilion, following a nine year battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Born in Lewiston on July 4, 1946, she was the daughter of John and Carmen Polka. Educated in…

Yvan R. Saucier

Yvan R. Saucier, 83, of 326 North River Road, Auburn, died Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston. Born in New Brunswick, Canada, on February 16, 1929, he was the son of William and Leane Marneault Saucier. On October 11, 1959,…

Frances M. Murray

Frances M. Murray, 74, of 620 College Road, Lewiston, died Saturday, November 3, 2012, at the Clover Manor in Auburn. Born in Greene on October 16, 1938, she was the daughter of Nathan O. and Margaret M. Croteau Helms. Educated in local schools, she married Joseph T….

Lois Jean Tabor Fulton

Lois Jean Tabor Fulton, 56, of 245 Witham Road, Auburn, went home Sunday, October 28, 2012, at Central Maine Medical Center, following a long illness. Born in Lewiston on February 13, 1956, the daughter of George and Melba Cook Tabor. Educated locally, she was a…

Theresa A. Restori

Theresa A. Restori, 95, formerly of the Chapman House, Auburn, and a resident of Clover Manor for the past two months, died Wednesday, October 24, 2012, at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center in Lewiston. Born in Lewiston on May 9, 1917, she was the daughter…

Jeannette C. Vachon

Jeannette Marie Couturier Vachon, 82, of Lisbon, died October 24, 2012, at Ouellette’s Adult Foster Home. She was born in Lewiston, November 18,1929, the daughter of Onesime and Lucie Lagace Couturier. Educated in Lewiston Catholic schools and worked in the Bates Mill as a supervisor…

Fernande Boulet

Fernande Boulet, 86, of Lewiston, died Thursday, October 18, 2012 at the Hospice House in Auburn with her loving family at her side. Born in Lewiston on January 2,1926, she was the daughter of Alfred and Eugenie Pare Bisson. She was raised and attended schools…

Gaston “Gus” L. Plourde

Gaston “Gus” L. Plourde, 88, formerly of 378 Foster Road, Auburn, died Tuesday, October 16, 2012, at d’Youville Pavilion in Lewiston. Born in Lisbon Falls on August 20, 1924, he was the son of August and Delima Ouellette Plourde. Educated in local schools, he married…