Burton S. deFrees
RUMFORD -- Burton S. deFrees, 85, English teacher and theater director from Rumford Center, son of the late Burton and Edwina (Lawson) deFrees Sr., died on Aug. 15, 2011.
He is survived by his three grown children Evelyn, Elizabeth and Ethan and their families.
A memorial service is planned for 11 a.m. on Sept. 17 at Rumford Falls Auditorium, 145 Congress St. (Municipal Building, second floor; handicapped access on River Street side).
Contributions in Burt's honor made be made to either: The Jane Holt deFrees Scholarship Fund, Care of Maine
Community Foundation, 245 Main St., Ellsworth, ME 04605, or to Rumford Public Library, 58 Rumford Ave., Rumford, ME 04276.