VAN BUREN – Leo J. Ouellette, 73, died March 3, 2012, at a Van Buren health care facility. He was born July 7, 1938, in St. Anne, New Brunswick, son of Pierre and Ida (Godin) Ouellette.

He was employed as a supervisor at Potato Service, Presque Isle, for several years.

Leo is survived by two daughters, Tammy Ouellette of Van Buren and Lynn Caron of Madawaska; one sister, Louise Albert of Van Buren; and two grandsons, Thomas Thibodeau and Marcus Ouellette. He was predeceased by his wife, Roland (Michaud) Ouellette, in 1978.

Relatives and friends may call 4-6 p.m. Thursday, March 8, at Ouellette-Thibault Funeral Home, 118 High St., Van Buren, where a funeral service will begin 6 p.m. Spring interment will be at St. Bruno Cemetery. To leave online condolences, please visit

www.ouellettefuneralhome.com.