Stephen E. Corey Sr., 72, passed away Feb. 1, 2012 at the Seal Rock Healthcare Facility after a long illness. Services were conducted by Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home, 365 Main St., Saco. For those wishing to make memorial contributions, they can be mailed to the Saco Food Pantry, P.O. Box 246, Saco, ME 04072.

Dorothy M. Johnson, 80, of Saco, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough, after a long battle with cancer. Visiting hours will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Cote Funeral Home, corner of Beach and James streets, Saco. A funeral service will be held at noon Saturday at Cote Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Saco. Arrangements are by Cote Funeral Home, Saco. To send private condolences to the family, go to In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Gosnell Memorial Hospice House, 11 Hunnewell Road, Scarborough, ME 04074.

Richard Elmer Leighton, 76, of Sanford, died on Feb. 11, 2012 at the Kennebunk Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center, with his family by his side. A memorial Mass will be celebrated on Friday, Feb. 17, 2012 at 11 a.m. at St. Thérèse of Lisieux Parish, Holy Family Church on North Avenue in Sanford. Committal prayers and burial with military honors will follow at Southern Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Springvale. To leave a message of condolence for the family, please visit In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Cancer Care Center of York County, 27 Industrial Ave., Sanford, ME 04073. The Autumn Green Funeral Home, 47 Oak St. in Alfred, is respectfully handling arrangements.

Blanche Faith Rogers, 70, of Clarks Mills Road, passed away on Feb. 14, 2012, surrounded by her beloved family and friends, at her home. A celebration of Blanche’s life will be held on Saturday, Feb. 25 at 2 p.m. at the Goodwins Mills Advent Christian Church on Route 35. Pastor Nick Foss will officiate. Burial will be at a later date at Forest City Cemetery in South Portland. Arrangements are with Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home, Buxton. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Goodwins Mills Advent Christian Church, 498 Goodwins Mills Road, Dayton, ME 04005.

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