ST. ALBANS – Donald Joseph Theriault, 51, died Monday, May 29, 2006, at a Pittsfield hospital after a long illness. He was born Oct 29, 1954, in Edmundston, N.B., Canada, the son of Robert J. and Carmen (Lajere) Theriault. He was a graduate of Presque Isle High School. Donald was employed as a long haul truck driver for many years. He was an avid NASCAR fan and he had a large collection of Coca-Cola memorabilia, and was always finding something new for his collection. Donald is survived by his mother, Carmen Theriault of Presque Isle; his wife of 16 years, Nadine (Kellogg) Theriault of St. Albans; two sons, Donald J. Theriault Jr. and his wife, Jody, of Auburn, David J. Theriault of Presque Isle; one daughter and her husband, Mandy and Nick Zeilenski of Lewiston; one stepson and his wife, Neil and Roxanne Bonneville of Exeter; two stepdaughters and their husbands, Christine and Fred Ayer of Newport, Karey and Buddy Kershner of Newport; one brother and his wife, Michael and Nancy Theriault of Presque Isle; two sisters, Lisa Johndro of Panama City, Fla., Carole and her husband, Tim Oriole, of Presque Isle; two grandchildren and 10 stepgrandchildren, several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins. Friends may call 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday, June 2, at the Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 34 High St., Newport. At his request there are no public funeral services. Friends who wish may make memorial donations to the Newport Community Food Bank, 26 High St., Newport, ME 04953. To sign an online guest book and leave written tributes please visit