CARIBOU – Lucianne M. Belanger, 78, died Nov. 17, 2010, in Presque Isle. She was born Sept. 1, 1932, in Caribou, the daughter of Salomon and Olive (Cyr) Belanger. She was a graduate of Caribou High School and Columbia University in New York with a teacher’s degree. Lucianne taught school in New York City for 23 years, with the Caribou school system for 17 years and at the University of Maine at Presque Isle for 15 years. She was a member of Parish of the Precious Blood, Holy Rosary Catholic Church, and was a member of Kappa Delta Pi and National Honor Society in psychology. She is survived by a brother, Albert Belanger of Colorado; a sister, Sister Marie Pauline Belanger, O.S.U., of Dedham, Mass.; nine nieces and 10 nephews. Lucianne was predeceased by five brothers, Hortense Cyr, Toby, Gilles, Roger and Luc-Cyr Belanger; and two sisters, Geraldine Belanger and Theresa Ruey. A Mass of Christian burial will be held 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 22, at Parish of the Precious Blood, Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Interment will take place at Old Holy Rosary Cemetery. Friends who wish to contribute in memory of Lucianne may do so to Caribou Pet Rescue and Halfway Home. Envelopes may be obtained at the church. Arrangements are by Mockler Funeral Home, Caribou. For an online register, please go to