LT. CMDR. LARRY F. BYARD, (Ret.), of Sanford died Tuesday in Portland.

MARIE LUCE LABONTE of Quebec, Canada and formerly of Biddeford died Friday in Quebec City. Visiting hours will be Friday, March 4, 2011 from 7-9 p.m. at Hope Memorial Chapel. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 5, 2011 at St. Joseph Church of the Good Shepherd Parish in Biddeford. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery in Biddeford. Arrangements are by Hope Memorial Chapel, 480 Elm St., Biddeford, ME 04005. To share condolences online, please visit In lieu of flowers, donation in Mrs. Labonte’s name may be made to the American Heart Association.

LILLIAN MAE LACHANCE of Portland died Sunday in Scarborough. A 2 p.m. memorial service will be held, Saturday, March 5 at Conroy-Tully Crawford South Portland Chapel, 1024 Broadway, South Portland. Interment will be private at Maine Veteran’s Cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at The family would like to extend a special thank you to the Portland Center for Assisted Living, Seaside Nursing Home and Gosnell Memorial Hospice House for the compassionate care they gave to Lillian. In lieu of flowers, donations in Lillian’s memory may be made to: Gosnell Memorial Hospice House, Hospice of Southern Maine, 180 U.S. Route 1, Suite 1, Scarborough, ME 04074.

STEVEN PAUL PERRY formerly of Wells died Feb. 19 in Atlanta, Ga. A memorial service was held in Atlanta in February. During the week of July 25, 2011, his family will gather in Wells for a celebration of his life. Following that, it was Steven’s wish that his ashes be spread upon the Gulf of Maine. His cheerful nature, inquisitive mind, delightful sense of humor and gentle kindness shall be always with his family and friends. If one wishes to act in his memory, contributions may be made to a local animal shelter, or an appropriate charity of one’s choice, or tell a loved one how much they mean to you. If you wish to communicate with the family, all siblings are on Facebook and his mother’s address is P.O. Box 1410, Wells, ME 04090.

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