Jean Paul Moreau, 70, passed away on Jan. 13, 2012 at his home, surrounded by his family. Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Wednesday, Jan. 18 at 2 p.m. at the Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home, located on the corners of routes 202 and 4A (13 Portland Road) in Buxton (Bar Mills). Pastor Charles Storey will officiate. Burial will be in Bridgton, Maine at Forest Hill Annex Cemetery on Kansas Road in the spring. If you choose to make memorial contributions in lieu of flowers, Jean’s family suggests the American Cancer Society, One Bowdoin Mill Island, Suite 300, Topsham, ME 04086.

Florence E. Dowd, 88, passed away on Jan. 13, 2012 after a period of failing health. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012 at 11 a.m. at the Autumn Green Funeral Home, 47 Oak St. in Alfred, with Rev. Beverly Brent officiating. Committal prayers and burial will be later in the spring at Chadbourne Cemetery in Lyman. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to the Visiting Nurse Service of Southern Maine, 15 Industrial Park Road, Saco, ME 04072. To leave a message of condolence for the family, visit The Autumn Green Funeral Home is respectfully handling the arrangements.

Marie Ange Chretien, 91, of Biddeford, died Friday evening, Jan. 13, 2012 at St. Andre’s Health Care Facility in Biddeford after a long illness. Visiting hours will be 6-8 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 16, 2012 at Hope Memorial Chapel. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012 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. Memorial donations in Marie Ange’s memory may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude’s Place, Memphis, TN 38105. To share condolences online, visit

Howard Lance Hopkins, 50, of Old Orchard Beach, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012 in Biddeford. A visiting hour will be from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Cote Funeral Home, corner of Beach and James streets, Saco. A funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Cote Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Laurel Hill Cemetery in Saco. Arrangements are by Cote Funeral Home, Saco. You may wish to send flowers to the Cote Funeral Home or a donation to your local animal shelter in Howard’s name. To send private condolences to the family, go to

Ann Temm, 71, of Hill Road, passed away Friday, Jan. 13, 2012 at her residence. Visiting hours are to be held Thursday from 6-8 p.m. and Friday from 2-4 p.m. at the Dennett, Craig & Pate funeral home, 365 Main St., Saco. A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday at the Christ Episcopal Church in Biddeford. Rev. Shirley Bowen will officiate; burial will be in the spring at Woodlawn Cemetery in Biddeford.

Dorothy Charlotte Ballard, 87, of Adelaide Road in Old Orchard Beach, died suddenly on Friday, Jan. 13, 2012. A graveside and celebration of life service will be held in the spring at Scarborough Memorial Cemetery. Arrangements are with Old Orchard Beach Funeral Home, 36 Portland Ave. Online condolence messages can be submitted at

Calixte “Edward” Martel, 84, of Seal Rock Healthcare, formerly of Maple Street, passed away Friday, Jan. 13, 2012 at the Southern Maine Medical Center in Biddeford. Friends and relatives may call at the Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home, 365 Main St., Saco, on Tuesday from 12-1 p.m. A 1 p.m. memorial service will immediately follow at the funeral home. Most Holy Trinity, Good Shepherd Parish will officiate. Burial will follow at Laurel Hill Cemetery. Condolences to the family may be made at

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