Anne Teckla Carey, 93, of Biddeford, died on Thursday, March 1, 2012 at the Barron Center in Portland, after a brief illness. A memorial celebration of her life will be private. Arrangements are by A.T. Hutchins Funeral & Cremation Services in Portland. To offer words of condolence, sign a guest book and share memories, go to the obituary page at

Richard A. Graves Sr., 73, of Saco, passed away on Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at Southern Maine Medical Center in Biddeford. Visiting hours will be from 2-5 p.m. Sunday at Cote Funeral Home, corner of Beach and James streets, Saco. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Cornerstone United Methodist Church in Saco. 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 Cornerstone Methodist Church, 20 Jenkins Road, Saco, ME 04072 or to Community Partners, Inc., 443 Main St., P.O. Box 363, Biddeford, ME 04005-0363.

Roland Mewer, 91, of Carlton Avenue in Old Orchard Beach, passed away March 22, 2012 in Saco. Friends and family may call Monday, March 26, 2012 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home, 365 Main St., Saco. A 1 p.m. funeral service will immediately follow at the funeral home. Rev. Michael Gray of the Washington Street United Methodist Church will officiate. Burial will follow at Laurel Hill Cemetery with military honors. Dennett, Craig & Pate, 365 Main St., Saco, is in charge of the arrangements. For those wishing to make memorial contributions, they can be mailed to the Old Orchard Beach Fire Department, 136 Saco Ave., Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064.

Normand “Norm” Richard Plante Sr., 78, of Limerick, died on March 18, 2012, at his home in Lyman, S.C. after a long illness. Norm requested that his body be donated to science care. At his request, there will be a celebration of life with his immediate family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to: Lutheran Hospice, 429 North Main St., Suite 3, Greenville, SC 29601.

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