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Patricia E. McCollough

Patricia E. McCollough, age 82, formerly of Knox St. in Rumford, Maine passed away on Monday January 26, 2015 at Marshwood Center, following a brief illness.
She was born in Lewiston, Maine on February 28, 1932 a daughter of William and Ida (Webb) Walton.
Patricia was educated in Lewiston schools and was a graduate of Lewiston High School.
She married her sister Doris' best man Raymond J. McCollough on March 2, 1957 and together they celebrated 43 years of marriage; he passed away on January 9, 2000.
Patricia was a communicant of Parish of the Holy Savior. She was a member of the Snowshoe Club, the American Legion Auxillary, the VFW and the Bomberettes Bowling League.
She enjoyed playing cards, dancing, spending time at Worthley Pond and sitting by her pool.
Patricia loved spending time with her grandchildren.
Surviving are her children; Mark S. McCollough of Rumford, Maine, Todd M. McCollough and wife Megan of Auburn, Maine, and Kelly O'Neil and husband Greg of Berlin; a sister, Doris Albert and husband Anthony of Lewiston; Maine, a brother in law, Vance Bacon of West Paris; Maine, eight grandchildren; Christian, Summer, Kenzie, Delaney, Gregory Jr., Dylan, Lauren and Shane; five great grandchildren, Olivia, Owen, Emma, Alice and Caleb; and many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her parents, her husband Raymond, five sisters and three brothers.
You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences, and fond memories with the McCollough family by visiting their guestbook at

Visiting hours will be held from 11 a.m. to noon on Saturday January 31, at SG Thibault Funeral Home; where a Memorial Service will follow at noon. Spring interment will be in Demeritt Cemetery in Peru. If so desired contributions in Patricia's memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Association – Maine Chapter 383 US Rt. 1 – Suite 2 C Scarborough, ME 04074. Arrangements are under the care of S.G. Thibault Funeral Home & Cremation Services 250 Penobscot St. Rumford ME 04276. 364-4366



Last Updated on Friday, 30 January 2015 19:44

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Beverly Ann (Phair) Lapointe

Beverly A. (Phair) Lapointe, 83, of Piscataqua Road died at Watson Fields Assisted Living Facility on Friday, January 23, 2015.

Born in Berlin, May 26, 1931 the daughter of Andrew J. and Gertrude (Richards) Phair. She graduated from Berlin High School, class of 1949.

She enjoyed traveling, singing, gardening, reading and politics. She was the founder of the Sun Lakes Chorale of Arizona.

Beverly is survived by her husband of almost 63 years Robert W. Lapointe of Madbury; a daughter LeeAnn Simpson and her husband Robert of Madbury; daughter-in-law, Sara B Lapointe of Dover; two sisters, Joyce MacDonald of Conn. and Lorraine Reynolds of Fla.; sister-in-law, Ruby Brannen of Berlin; eight grandchildren; and nine great grandchildren.

She was predeceased by a son, Jeffrey Lapointe in 2007 and a sister Helen MacDonald of Ariz. in 2005.

There are no services at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of the Tasker Funeral Home. Please go to to sign the on-line guest book.



Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 January 2015 21:42

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William A. Lacey

Mr. William A Lacey, 101, of Portsmouth died January 25, 2015 at Webster at Rye Nursing Home.

He was born March 1, 1913 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, the son of Frank Harry Lacey and Irene Alexis Dunn and he served in the U.S. Navy 1943-1946. After retiring from the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in 1969, Bill and his wife traveled extensively, spending 30 winters in Arizona. Bill was an avid craftsman who enjoyed woodworking and stained glass. He was also a member of Gorham-Sabattis Lodge #73 F & AM in Gorham.

He is survived by several nieces and nephews and was predeceased in 2011 by his wife of 72 years, Claris Lacey, as well as four siblings.

Graveside Services will be held in the spring at the Evans Cemetery in Shelburne. The Bryant Funeral Home in Gorham is in charge of the arrangements. Online guestbook at



Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 January 2015 21:42

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Service held for Cecile E. Dupuis

Funeral Services for Cecile E. Dupuis, 91, of Berlin, were held on January 24, 2015 at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish, following prayers at the Bryant Funeral Home. The Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated by Reverend Andrew Nelson. The pall was placed by her children Lucy Mears, Robert Dupuis and Richard Dupuis and the crucifix was placed by her daughter, Lucy. The readings were done by Carol Sylvestre and Joe Dupuis, the gifts were presented by Hailey Bowie and Reese Berry and the words of remembrance were by Jillian Jurilla. Interment was in the St. Kieran Cemetery. Father Andrew read the committal prayers. The pall bearers were Mark Sylvestre, Scott Bowie, Mark Jurilla, Jay Berry, John McKelvey, Jr. and Paul Duchesne. Many relatives and friends attended the service.

Last Updated on Monday, 26 January 2015 19:03

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