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Service held for Leon Robichaud

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated for Leon Robichaud, of Berlin, on Friday, June 26, 2015 at St Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish with Reverend Andrew Nelson and Seminarian Ryan Amazeen as Celebrants. The Cantor was Madeline Jeffrey, accompanied by Sue Ramsey as organist. The Altar Servers were Cecile Sickler and Phillis Morrissette.
The Pall and Cross were placed by Father Andrew. Serving as reader was Seminarian Ryan Amazeen.
Interment followed the services at Mt Calvary Cemetery, Berlin. Serving as Pallbearers were his sons Andre Robichaud, Scott Robichaud and Ronald Robichaud, his nephew John Chaloux and friends John Boisvert and Jesse Peters.
The service was well attended by family and friends from near and far.
Arrangements are entrusted to Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, Berlin.
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Germaine Ayotte

Germaine Ayotte formally of Gorham passed away on Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at the Androscoggin Valley Hospital. She had been a resident at Coos Country Nursing home for the past year. She was 89.

Born in Berlin on Sept. 11, 1925 she was the daughter of Joseph and Emma (Langlois) Demers.

She was married to Gilbert Ayotte.

Germaine loved the outdoors, she could often be found outside working around the house in her garden. She also enjoyed to crochet and knit.

Besides her parents she was predeceased by her husband, Gilbert who passed away in 1986; her son Edwin Kimball, who recently passed away; and several brothers and sisters.

She leaves behind a granddaughter, Kali Martinez of Temple, Texas; a brother, Fred Demers of Dummer; two sisters, Jeanne Roy of Concord, and Olivette Untiet of Berlin; and several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held on Thursday, July 2 at 1 p.m. at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Berlin.

Arrangements are under the care of Fleury-Patry Funeral Home at 72 High St. in Berlin.

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Doris R. Harvey

Doris R. Harvey, 89, of First Avenue, passed away on Sunday, June 21, 2015, at the Androscoggin Valley Hospital.

She was born in Berlin on March 29, 1926 to Albert and Sarah (Desrochers) Harvey.

Doris was a graduate of Berlin High School Class of 1944. Doris furthered her education attending nursing school in Boston.

Doris was a dedicated and well respected nurse. Her career ranged from working in the Operating Room at St. Louis Hospital for many years and later she retired from St. Vincent de Paul Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center as the Supervisor of the Nursing Staff. During retirement she continued her serving the community by providing hospice care to the elderly in their homes.

Doris was devoted to her family. She enjoyed family gatherings, vacationing in Maine, golfing and she traveled to Europe after graduating from nursing school.

She is predeceased by her parents and her two brothers, Peter Harvey and his wife, Sarita (Birt), and Albert Harvey Jr.

Doris leaves behind eight nieces and nephews, Diane (Harvey) Termini and her husband, Frank, of East Lyme, Conn., Pat (Harvey) Donnell and her husband, Hugh, of Columbus, Ind., Joe Harvey and his wife, Judi, of Virginia Beach, Va., John Harvey of Virginia Beach, Va., Doug Harvey of Berlin, Frank O'Hara of Standish, Maine, Steven Harvey and his wife, Kathy (Sweeney), of Berlin, and Cindy Baillargeon and her husband, Steve, of Berlin; a sister-in-law Lorraine (O'Hara) Harvey of Berlin.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 2, at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish in Berlin. Burial will follow at St. Anne Cemetery in Berlin.

There will be no calling hours.

Arrangements are under the care of Fleury-Patry Funeral Home at 72 High St. in Berlin.

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Bernice E. Rounds

Bernice E. Rounds, 84, of Birch Drive passed away Wednesday, June 17, 2015, at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center following a brief illness.

Born on Nov. 1, 1930 in Berlin, she was the daughter of Ward B. and Addie (Howland) Rounds.

Bernice grew up in West Milan and was a graduate of Berlin High School, where she was the recipient of the Bausch and Laumb Science Award. She then attended the University of New Hampshire where she earned a B.S. in Biology, graduating Cum Laude.

Over the years, she was employed as a stitcher and seamstress at several area companies including Converse, Bass, and Gam.

Bernice attended West Milan Methodist Church.

Besides being devoted to her family, Bernice enjoyed walking and gardening. African Violets were her favorite flower. Her favorite topic was remembering and recording family history and genealogy, taking the many documents from the family farm and putting together connections and contributing to local town histories. Besides her parents, a brother Burton Ward Rounds and his wife Ruth all pre-deceased her.

She leaves her loving son, Stuart N. Rounds, and his wife, Patti, of Frederick, Md; her granddaughter, Jennifer Lupinacci, and husband, Sasha, and great-grandson, Giovanni Lupinacci, all of Frederick, Md.; a sister, Louise Anita Booth of Montreal, Canada.

A Memorial Service will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, July 3, at Fleury-Patry Funeral Home at 72 High St. in Berlin. Rev. Stephen MacLeod of Milan United Methodist Church will officiate. Burial will follow at the Fogg family Cemetery in West Milan (off Chandler Ledges Road).

A calling hour will be held prior to the service from 9 to 10 a.m. at the funeral home.

Arrangements are under the care of Fleury-Patry Funeral Home.

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