Richard Paul Perry, 40, of Rio, Wis. and formerly of Saco, died unexpectedly on June 29, 2012. A service and final resting place will take place in Maine at a later date.

 Nancy A. Graffam, 69, of Saco, passed away comfortably at home, Friday, July 13, 2012, after a two-year battle with pancreatic cancer. A graveside service will be held at 8 a.m. Tuesday at Laurel Hill Cemetery in Saco. Arrangements are by Cote Funeral Home, Saco. To send private condolences to the family, go to In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, 1500 Rosecrans Ave., Suite 200, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266.

Richard E. “Chicken” Pouliot, 69, of 22 Seasons Lane, died Tuesday, July 10, 2012 after a long illness. Family and friends may visit Tuesday, July 17, 2012 from 1-3 p.m. at the R.M. Edgerly & Son Funeral Home, 86 South Main St., Rochester. A memorial service will follow at 3 p.m. in the chapel of the funeral home. If desired, memorial donations may be made in his name to the Muscular Dystrophy Association, 22 Auburn St., Portland, ME 04103. To sign the online guestbook, please go to

The family of Donald E. Prescott is sorry to inform you of the passing of their beloved husband, father and grandfather on June 21, 2012. A graveside memorial service will be held at the Waterboro Cemetery on Saturday, July 28, 2012 at 11 a.m.

Charles D. “Charlie” Hatch Jr., 69, of Lebanon, died July 11 at home, surrounded by his family, after a brief illness. A graveside service and burial will be held on Monday at 11 a.m. at Forest Grove Cemetery in Lebanon with the Rev. Ron German officiating. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Hospice of Southern Maine, 180 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough, ME  04074. Arrangements are under the direction of the Carll-Heald & Black Funeral Home, 580 Main St., Springvale. Condolences may be expressed at

Virginia Litwinowich, 83, formerly of Pool Road, died July 2 at Seal Rock Health Care in Saco. A memorial service will be held July 21 at 10 a.m. at Dennett, Craig & Pate, 365 Main St., Saco. Rev. Ron Sargent of Hollis Center Baptist Church will officiate. Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery in Biddeford. For those wishing to make contributions in Virginia’s memory, the family suggests they be made to the Activities Fund at Seal Rock, 88 Harbor Drive, Saco, ME 04072 or the Maine Cancer Society. For those wishing to post condolences, they may go to

 Lina Chenard, 90, of Saco, died peacefully on Thursday, July 12, 2012 at St. Andre’s Healthcare Facility in Biddeford with her loving family by her side. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at Most Holy Trinity Church in Saco. Burial will follow in St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Biddeford. Arrangements are by Hope Memorial Chapel, 480 Elm St., Biddeford, ME 04005. In lieu of flowers, donations in her name may be made to: The Wardwell Assisted Living Services, 43 Middle St., Saco, ME 04072. To share condolences online, please visit

Thomas R. Lee Jr., 69, of Pleasant Street, died Friday morning at Seal Rock Health Care Center in Saco.

Visiting hours will be Tuesday, July 17 from 5-8 p.m. at the Old Orchard Beach Funeral Home, 36 Portland Ave. A celebration of life will be Wednesday, July 18 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at C. Fayette Staples American Legion Post on Imperial Street in Old Orchard Beach. Interment with military honors will be Friday, July 20 at 10 a.m. at the Southern Maine Veterans Cemetery in Springvale.

Clarice Elaine Winslow Weld died on May 1, 2012 at Seal Rock Healthcare in Saco.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 28, 2012 at 1 p.m. at the North Saco Congregational Church, at the intersection of Heath and Rocky Hill roads. A visit to her nearby house and gardens will follow.

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