Nancy L. Gallant, 69, of Springvale, died May 28 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough, after a lengthy illness. It was her request that services be held privately, with burial to be in Oakdale Cemetery in Sanford. Arrangements are under the direction of Black Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Sanford-Springvale.

Paul C. Kissman, 73, of Manchester, beloved husband for 50 years of Claire F. (LaForest) Kissman, passed away Monday, May 27, 2013, in the presence of his family, at Manchester Memorial Hospital, after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held Friday, May 31 at 11 a.m. at the Holmes Funeral Home, 400 Main St., Manchester, with burial to follow in the East Cemetery in Manchester. Visiting hours are Thursday from 4-7 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, Finance Dept., 30 East 33rd St., New York, NY 10016, To leave a message for his family, please visit

Phyllis A. Wright, 89, of Acton, passed away, after a long illness, on Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at the Greenwood Center in Sanford. Visiting hours will be on Thursday, May 30 from 6-8 p.m. at the Carll-Heald & Black Funeral Home, 580 Main St., Springvale. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Friday at 1 p.m. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery in Springvale. Condolences may be expressed at

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