The Fortin Group

217 Turner Street Auburn, ME 04210


  • Raymond Perreault


    Raymond Perreault was born and raised in Lewiston, Maine. Following his 1972 graduation from Lewiston High School, Ray continued his education at the University of Maine and graduated in 1974 from the New England Institute of Anatomy in Boston. As a former part owner, he has been with The Fortin Group since 1982 and was the 2015 recipient of the Distinguished Funeral Director Award.

    Ray is a 60-year member of Holy Cross Church, serving as both a choir member and cantor, and has been a member of the Knights of Columbus Council since 1973.

    Ray married his wife in 1981 and they have 2 adult daughters and 1 grandson. He enjoys the great outdoors and the mountains of western Maine.

  • Roger Maurice Bouffard

    Funeral Director

    A Lewiston High School graduate, Roger Bouffard entered funeral service in April 1966 before graduating from the New England Institute of Mortuary Science in 1967. In 1973, he became a partner of the Fortin Funeral Directors and The Fortin Group of Lewiston/Auburn.

    Roger is a past board member and president of Maine Funeral Directors Association, serving from 1982 to 1989. In 2011, Roger received the award of Most Distinguished Funeral Director from J.D. Powers for his excellent service. In 2012, he became a member of the Century Club and in 2013, the Circle of Excellence.

    Roger and his wife married in 1969 and together have raised 2 children. He is the grandfather to 4 wonderful grandchildren and is a member of Prince of Peace Parish of Lewiston.

  • David L Mailhot

    Funeral Director

    David Maihot is a 1998 graduate of the New England Institute of Funeral Service and Embalming at Mount Ida College and became a licensed funeral director in 2000. Originally born and raised in Lewiston, he is a graduate of St. Dominic Regional High School, class of 96.

    David is a 10-time Century Club Award recipient for service excellence and in 2012 shifted his focus from helping families plan ahead to helping those with immediate needs.

    David and his wife and son have been residents of Lisbon since 2004. Active in scouting, David enjoys coaching, being active in youth sports and volunteering his time in different community events and projects.

  • Peter Arsenault

    Funeral Director