Bar News - June 21, 2013
In Memoriam: C. Bruce Viles
Charlotte Bruce Viles passed away May 1, 2013, in Portland, Maine, at the age of 67.
Before moving to Portland, she had practiced law in Concord. She was the wife of the late Robert Viles, who helped found the Franklin Pierce Law Center in Concord.
She enjoyed cycling, traveled frequently to France, and maintained many strong and long-lasting friendships.
Bruce is survived by her brother, John Earman, of Pittsburgh, Pa., a nephew, Samuel Earman of Lancaster, Pa; and a great-niece, Giselle.
She requested that no formal service be held but she can be remembered by donations to Doctors Without Borders, PO Box 5030, Hagerstown, MD., 21741, Make A Wish Foundation of Maine, 477 Congress St., Portland, ME., 04101 or LearningWorks, 181 Brackett St., Portland, ME., 04102.
In honor of our colleague C. Bruce Viles, the NH Bar Association Board of Governors has donated to the NH Bar Foundation, 2 Pillsbury Street, Suite 300, Concord, NH 03301.