Obituary for Doris Ouellette
Rumford – In memory of Doris Virginia Ouellette, 90, of Livermore Falls, passed away May 30th at Rumford Community Hospital. She was born November 18, 1926, the youngest daughter of Raoul and Delvina (Cote) Duguay and was born and raised on Church Street in Chisholm. Doris was the youngest of six children; Armand, Dinora, Amedee, Adelard “Duds” and Jeanette. Doris was a 1945 graduate of Jay High School. She married World War II veteran, Percy Denis Ouellette on April 22, 1946, who passed away in 2015 after 69 years of marriage. Doris learned to sing by listening to the electric piano tune and from words written beside each note being played. Her love for music remained and Doris was in chorus all through Jay Grammar School and High School and St. Rose Catholic Church. A great privilege in the service of God, she was a member of St. Rose of Lima Church, served as a Lector of the Word; Eucharistic Minister; hospitality greeter, collection processor; bulletin stuffer; weekend choir, funeral service choir and ecumenical choir. Doris was a life member of the Daughters of Isabella Circle 677 and life member of the Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars, V.F.W. Post 3335. Doris enjoyed following her husband with his duties in the Knights of Columbus St. Rose of Lima Council 320 and also V.F.W. Post 3335. In 1995 she served as secretary for five years for the Jay-Livermore Falls Senior Citizens and was chairman three years for the American Heart Association. She was also an American Cancer Society Volunteer. In later years her hobby was raising African Violets and playing the Skip-Bo card game. She is remembered for her excellent baked goods, especially her cookies, and journaling. Doris is survived by two daughters, Emily Fauk and her husband Mark of Newnan, Georgia and Helen Hobbs and her husband Michael of Jay; three grandchildren, Vanessa and Joseph Todhunter III, Nathan Fauk and wife Brittany, and Brandon Hobbs and wife Jennifer; step grandsons, Garrett and Simon Dolbec, one great-grandson, Cameron Todhunter and five great-granddaughter, Abriana and Alana Todhunter, and Haley and Casey-Jo Fauk, and Charlotte Hobbs, brother-in-law, Adrien Ouellette and wife Barbara of New Hampshire; two nephews, David Labbe and his wife Debbie of Jay and Donald Labbe of Livermore, and her nieces Joan Duguay Hyland of Tennessee. She was predeceased by her siblings, Armand, Dinora, Amedee, and Adelard Duguay, and Jeannette Labbe. Messages of condolence may be sent to: www.finleyfuneralhome.com
Ouellette – Doris Virginia, 90, of Livermore Falls, Maine passed away Tuesday, May 30, 2017 in Rumford, Maine. Funeral services will be held 1PM, Monday, June 5th at FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church Street, Livermore Falls, Maine. Visitation will be held from 12-1PM prior to the funeral service. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery, 445 Park Street, Livermore Falls, Maine. Members of the Daughters of Isabella and V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary will meet at the funeral home at 12:30 PM.