Rev. George J. Dufour, 73, retired pastor of Ste. Anne Parish in Salem, Mass., passed away Wednesday morning, Aug. 28, 2013 at the NSMC/Salem Hospital. Relatives and friends are invited to his concelebrated funeral mass on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013 at 11 a.m. in Ste. Anne Church, 290 Jefferson Ave., Salem, Mass. Visiting hours will be on Tuesday from 3-7 p.m. in Ste. Anne Church. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the NSMC/Salem Hospital Development Office for Cardiac Care, 81 Highland Ave., Salem, MA 01970. Funeral arrangements are by the Levesque Funeral Home of Salem. For the guestbook, please visit

William T. Merrill Jr., 89, born in Biddeford, died on Aug. 23, 2013 at Riddle Memorial Hospital in Media, Pa. Funeral services were held on Aug. 28, 2013 at the White-Luttrell Funeral Home, 3551 Concord Road, Aston, Pa., and internment was at Lawn Croft Cemetery. Memorial gifts may be sent to the American Cancer Society, 1626 Locust St., Philadelphia, PA 19103. Online condolences may be expressed at

George A. Paul passed away on Aug. 24, 2013. As his last request, George’s final resting place will be on Buckhorn Mountain, Wyo.

Donald Lord Smith, 86, of Sanford and formerly of Newfield, died Aug. 29, 2013 at the Greenwood Center in Sanford. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013 at 11 a.m. at the Autumn Green Funeral Home, 47 Oak St. in Alfred, with Rev. Alfred Weeden officiating. A calling hour will be held from 10 a.m. until the hour of service. Committal prayers and burial will be held at Maplewood Cemetery in Parsonsfield. To leave a message of condolence for the family, please visit The Autumn Green Funeral Home, 47 Oak St. in Alfred, is respectfully handling the arrangements.

Glenn “Herbie” Talmont died suddenly on Aug. 22, 2013 at Southern Maine Medical Center, surrounded by his loving family. He was 59. Services for Mr. Talmont are private and will be held at the convenience of the family. There are no calling hours. Hope Memorial Chapel has been entrusted with the arrangements. To share condolences online, please visit

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