EMILE PAUL ROYER - IRASBURG - Emile Paul "Skinny" Royer, 84, of Irasburg, passed away suddenly on Sept. 18, 2012, at his home. Beloved husband of Jeannette Royer. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012, at the Curtis-Britch- Converse-Rushford Funeral Home, 4670 Darling Hill Rd., Newport. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 21, 2012, at St. Theresa's Catholic Church in Orleans, with the Rev. Tim Naples celebrating a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow in St. Theresa's Cemetery, Orleans. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Curtis-Britch-Converse-Rushford Funeral Home, locally family owned and operated.