FORT KENT – Conrad Gagnon, 81, died Oct. 20, 2003, at his residence. He was born May 27, 1922, in Daigle, the son of Onezime and Marguerite (Deschene) Gagnon. He was predeceased by his wife, Albina (Charette) Gagnon in 2001. Conrad was a former prisoner of war in World War II, a member of the American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars. He was also a disabled American Veteran. Conrad worked for the Bangor and Aroostook Railroad for 37 years until his retirement in 1981. He was an avid outdoorsman in his earlier years and enjoyed motorcycling. He is survived by seven sons and four daughters, Joel Voisine and his wife, Eileen, of Houlton, Jennie Ouellette and her husband, Romain, of Littleton, Rev. Irvin “Sherm” Gagnon and his wife, Diane, of Meriden, Conn., Carlton Gagnon of Bristol, Conn., Carroll Gagnon and his special friend, Diane Daigle, of Sidney, Garry Gagnon and his wife, Joanne, of Wallingford, Conn., Beverly Hebert and her husband, Reynold, of Fort Kent, Glenda Venable and her husband, David, of Dover, Del., Glenn Gagnon and his wife, Juliette, of Lincoln, Lisa Porter and her husband, Joe, of German Town, MD., Kevin Gagnon and his wife, Alicia, of Bristol, Conn.; one brother, Valdor Gagnon of Millinocket and one sister, Essie Voisine of Fort Kent; 23 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by five brothers, Lawrence, Ned, Jim, Lewis, and Herbie Gagnon; four sisters, Prudence Landry, Isabelle Jandreau, Georgiana (Jandreau) Thompson and Ala Cyr. Friends may call at the Daigle & Nadeau Funeral Home in Fort Kent 7-9 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. Saturday until the time of service. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Saturday at the St. Louis Catholic Church in Fort Kent with the Rev. Claude Gendreau and Irvin “Sherm” Gagnon officiating. Committal services with full military honors will follow in the parish cemetery. In his memory those who wish may donate to the Disabled American Veterans Memorial Program, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 452500-0301, envelopes are available at the funeral home.