William H. Elliott Jr., 85, of Shapleigh, left this earth on Dec. 14, 2012 at home with his loving family by his side. A funeral service will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Carll-Heald & Black Funeral Home, 580 Main St., Springvale. Visiting hours will begin at 4 p.m. until the time of the funeral service. A graveside service will take place at Saint Mary’s Cemetery in Dover, N.H. on Thursday, Dec. 20. The time of the service will be announced at the end of the funeral Wednesday night. A celebration of life will be held immediately following for all family and friends that would like to attend at his home on 90 31st St., Shapleigh. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider donations in his memory to SolAmor Hospice, 23 Spring St., Suite C, Scarborough, ME 04074. Condolences may be expressed at www.blackfuneralhomes.com.

Normand Gendron, 78, of Sanford, died on Dec. 15, 2012 at The Greenwood Center in Sanford. A memorial Mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012 at St. Joseph Church in Biddeford. Burial will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery. Arrangements are by Hope Memorial Chapel, 480 Elm St., Biddeford, ME 04005. To share condolences online, please visit www.hopememorial.com.

Constance Blecker Gerber very quietly passed away on Dec. 13, 2012 in her beloved home at Camp Ellis, Saco. Arrangements are being handled by Hope Memorial Chapel, 480 Elm St., Biddeford, ME 04005. In lieu of flowers, donations in her name may be made to: The Dyer Library, Saco, ME 04072 or a charity of one’s choice. To share condolences with the family, please visit www.hopememorial.com.

John Malcolm Violette, 82, of Saco, passed away on early Friday morning on Dec. 14, 2012, at the Maine Veteran’s Home in Scarborough. A memorial Mass will be celebrated at Most Holy Trinity Church of Good Shepherd Parish of Saco at a later date, followed by a graveside service in Laurel Hill Cemetery. Arrangements are by Cote Funeral Home, Saco. To send private condolences to the family go to www.cotefuneralhome.com.

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