Coyne Joseph Turcotte

Coyne Joseph Turcotte, 66, finally took a knee on January 25, 2013 in his battle with pancreatic cancer, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. Coyne was born on September 14, 1946, the only child of Edward Joseph and Rose (Cassista) Turcotte. He was…

Irene Y. Sirois

Irene Y. Sirois, 93, formerly of Switzerland Road, Lewiston, went to be with her Lord and Savior on January 24, 2013, at the Woodlands Senior Living in Brewer. She was born in Lewiston on September 14, 1919, the daughter of Phillip and Ida Bourget Saucier….

William Scolnik

William Scolnik, a lifelong resident of Lewiston, died in Auburn on January 22, 2013.  He was 99 years old.  William was amiable, circumspect, staunch in his support of the principles of Judaism and a fixture at Bates College athletic events.  A dependable source of moral…

Lucille Biron

Lucille Biron, 94, formerly of 20 Great Falls Plaza and a resident of Clover Manor for the past four years, passed away on Sunday, January 20, 2013, at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston, after a short illness. A life-long resident of Lewiston-Auburn,  She was…

Gerard Lionel Charest

Gerard Lionel Charest, 89, of Lewiston, died at his home on Monday, January 14, 2013. Born on April 21, 1923, in Saint Pascal, P.Q., Canada, he was the son of Thomas and Amanda Charest, and moved to Lewiston Junction in Auburn with his family in…

Gilbert Vaillancourt

Gilbert Vaillancourt, 88, of Auburn, died January 10, 2013, at the Hospice House of Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice in Auburn surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Lowell Mass on October 10, 1924, the son of Peter and Laura Roy Vaillancourt. While…

Fred Leavitt Riley

Fred Leavitt Riley, of Auburn, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on January 9, 2013, at the Hospice House of Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice in Auburn. He was 94. Mr. Riley was born in Lewiston on March 23, 1918, the son…

Julie Smith

ulie Smith, 82, of Minot, died Monday, January 7, 2013, at the Clover Manor in Auburn. Services will be private, interment in the spring at Mt. Auburn Cemetery.

Simonne A. Sirois

Simonne A. Sirois, 82, formerly of 312 Pond Road, Lewiston, and a longtime resident of Ninth Street in Auburn, died Friday, January 4, 2013, at the d’Youville Pavilion in Lewiston, where she had been a resident for the past 3 years. Born in Lewiston on…

John P. Spencer Jr.

John P. Spencer Jr., 41, of Litchfield, died unexpectedly on December 30, 2012. Born on July 23, 1971, he was the son of John P. Spencer Sr. and Linda Kell Spencer Voisine. Educated locally, he was a graduate of Lewiston High School, Class of ’91,…

John Dennis Wheaton

John Dennis Wheaton died Wednesday, December 26, in Lewiston, Maine. He was 76 years old. John was born in Biddeford, Maine, on September 22, 1936 to the late Frank and Caroline (Cyr) Wheaton.  John grew up in Saco and attended Thornton Academy where he was an accomplished…

Shirley Ann Greeley

Shirley Ann Greeley, 76, of Auburn, died Friday, December 21, 2012, at the Odd Fellows Home in Auburn, where she had been a resident since last February. Born in Auburn on March 25, 1936, she was the daughter of Antonio and Doris Taylor Lagueux. Educated…