Service held for Donald Goulet

A Chapel service was held at Fleury-Patry Funeral Home for Donald Goulet on Saturday, February 18, 2017. Deacon Mitch Couture served as Celebrant.

Serving as readers were Cynthia Smith and Holly Mowry. Wade Goulet said words of remembrances.

The service was well attended by family and friends near and far.

Arrangements were under the care of Fleury-Patry Funeral Home. Online guestbook: www.fleury-patry.com

Roberta Morin Migetz

Roberta Morin Migetz 78, of Biddeford, Maine, passed away Sunday, February 19, at the Lodges Care Center in Springvale, Maine. She was born to the late Emilia (Charrette) Morin and Lucien W. Morin on March 13, 1938 in Biddeford, Maine.

Roberta was a 1955 graduate from Notre Dame High School in Berlin. She was a well-respected executive secretary, stenographer and typist. Her employment years began at Brown Company Purchasing Department in Berlin and she later worked in the office of the President of the University of New Hampshire in Durham, Drown Agency in Wells, Maine, and Fiber Materials, Inc. in Biddeford, Maine.

Roberta was fun loving and always brought excitement and joy to any gathering. She took piano lessons from a young age through high school and upon occasion played the organ at St. Anne’s church in Berlin. She would often entertain family and friends with her music. Roberta enjoyed knitting, jigsaw puzzles, old movies and Canasta.

Roberta is survived by one daughter, Christine Urban-Roberge and her husband James, three grandsons, Griffin, Jordan and Egann Roberge all of So. Berwick, Maine. She also leaves her two sisters, Benita (Henry) St. Pierre, of Newport News, Va.; Doria (George) Lozier of Biddeford, Maine. Nieces and nephews include, Donna Poirier, Doria St. Pierre, Marc St. Pierre, Karla Green and Jeremy Lozier. Roberta will be greatly missed.

The family is very appreciative of the loving care Roberta received at the Lodges Care Center. They are also extremely grateful to Compassus Hospice and Palliative Care for the kind and devoted support they gave her and the family.

There will be no calling hours. The family has chosen to have a private prayer service St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Biddeford.

Donations may be made to Lodges Care Center, P.O. Box 355, Springvale, ME 04083 or Compassus, 23 Spring St., Scarborough, ME 04074. To share condolences online, please visit www.HopeMemorial.com.

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Service held for Karsyn Dana-Winslow Rand

Funeral services for Karsyn Dana-Winslow Rand, 6 days old, were held on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish, following prayers at the Bryant Funeral Home. The Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated by Reverend Kyle Stanton. The readings were done by Karsyn’s great grandparents, Rob and Pam Legendre, and by his aunt and uncle, Chris and Heidi Holt. The gifts were presented by his great grandmother, Nancy Grant, and by his grandmother, Paula Coulombe. The pall bearers were Corey Rand, Ross Rand, Dana Legendre and Daniel Legendre. Many relatives and friends attended the services.

Gertrude Ouellette

Gertrude Ouellette of Berlin passed away on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, at the Coos County Nursing Home. She was 88 years old.

Born on March 13, 1928, in St. Mathieu Quebec Canada she was the daughter of Charles and Clairina (Parent) Boulanger.

On August 19, 1946, she married Louis Ouellette and together they raised three children. She celebrated her marriage with two of her sisters who also married on the same day in a triple ceremony.

She was a nurse’s aide at St. Louis Hospital and she also worked on the assembly line at Converse and Bass shoe.

Gertrude moved to Berlin in 1954. She was a communicant of St Joseph Parish, Good Shepherd Parish, and a member of the Ladies of St. Anne’s Society. She loved spending time with family and friends; she often traveled back to Canada to visit with them. She also did some traveling with tour groups. She loved spending time at camp and playing cards. She did a variety of volunteer work such as working at the BINGO at St. Joseph Parish and then the Good Shepherd Parish; she also volunteered helping the elderly with daily care.

Besides her parents she is predeceased by her husband Louis Ouellette who passed away in 1988; brothers Arthur, Paul, Gerard and Raymond; sisters Florence, Cecile, Therese all from Canada.

She leaves behind her two sons Jean Ouellette and wife Judy of Colebrook, and Paul Ouellette and wife Margie of Berlin; a daughter Nicole “Niki” Beckwith and husband James of Berlin; four grandchildren; Jason Beckwith of Goffstown, Justin Beckwith of Berlin, Jennifer Cook and husband Andrew of Cumberland, Maine, Nathan Ouellette of Berlin; five great-grandchildren; Hannah, Jagger, Owen, Alida and Orianna; sisters Denise, Marie-Rose, Jeannine and Beatrice all of Canada; several nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, February 25, 2017, at St. Anne Church of Good Shepherd Parish, Berlin. Interment will follow at St. Kieran’s Cemetery.

Callings hours will be held on Friday, February 24, from 6 to 8 p.m. and prior to the service on Saturday at Fleury-Patry Funeral Home, 72 High Street, Berlin, from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Donations in her memory may be made to Coos County Nursing Home, Activities Department, PO Box 416, Berlin, NH 03570.

Online Guestbook: www.fleury-patry.com