Ronald G. Caron Sr., esq., 64, of Saco, died peacefully Friday evening, May 18, 2012 at Southern Maine Medical Center in Biddeford. A celebration of Ron’s life will be held on Thursday, May 24, 2012 at 1 p.m. at the Biddeford-Saco Country Club, 101 Old Orchard Road, Saco, ME 04072. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Ron’s name to the York County Shelter Programs, P.O. Box 820, Alfred, ME 04002. Arrangements are by Hope Memorial Chapel, 480 Elm St., Biddeford, ME 04005. To share condolences online, please visit

Brian R. Emard, 58, formerly of Springvale, died May 20 in Wakefield, N.H. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Thursday from 5-8 p.m. at the Carll-Heald & Black Funeral Home, 580 Main St., Springvale. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday at 11 a.m. at the Notre Dame Church of St. Thérèse of Lisieux Parish in Springvale. Committal prayers and military honors will follow at the Southern Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Springvale.

Claire D. Hevey, 64, of Dayton, died peacefully on May 19, 2012 at her home, surrounded by her family. Visiting hours will be 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Monday, May 21, 2012 at Hope Memorial Chapel, 480 Elm St., Biddeford, ME 04005. A funeral service will take place at 10 a.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery in Biddeford. In lieu of flowers, donations in Claire’s memory may be made to: American Lung Association of New England, 460 Totten Pond Road, Waltham, MA 02451. To share condolences online, please visit

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