ORRINGTON and CYR PLANTATION – Kim A. Pelletier, 34, of Orrington, died peacefully March 7, 2012, surrounded by her loving family at home, after a long, courageous battle with cancer. She was born May 3, 1977, in Grand Falls, New Brunswick, daughter of Delano and Jocelyne (Leclair) LaPlante.
Kim was raised in Cyr Plantation and was a 1994 graduate of Van Buren District Secondary School. Kim attended the University of Southern Maine, graduating in 1998 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in accounting. She was a sorority sister of Phi Mu Sorority while attending the University of Southern Maine. Kim was a certified public accountant, employed with Bangor Savings Bank, where she was a supervisor accountant and vice president in the accounting department. She enjoyed reading, shopping, traveling, and spending time with her family, friends and her pets, Jake and Kitty.
Kim is survived by her loving husband of 12 years, Bobbie Pelletier of Orrington; her parents, Delano and Jocelyne Laplante of Cyr Plantation; her sister, Annie Nadeau and husband, David, of Caribou; her paternal memere, Lucie LaPlante of Van Buren; nephew and godchild, Matthew Nadeau; niece, Kaitlyn Nadeau, both of Caribou; nephew, Andrew Pelletier and fiancee, Heather Martin, and their daughter, Shanya, Kim’s godchild, of Caribou; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Clifford and Nancy Pelletier of Cross Lake; brother-in-law, Shawn Pelletier and wife, Sharon, of New Sweden; brother-in-law, Kevin Pelletier and wife, Pam, of Limestone; special friend and cousin, Jill Ouellette of Ellsworth; special friends, Shellie Dumas of Virginia and Suzanne (Ashley) Johndro of Rockland; along with many aunts, uncles and cousins. Kim was predeceased by her maternal grandparents, Madeleine and Levite Leclair; paternal grandfather, Alphonse LaPlante; and a brother-in-law, Chad Pelletier.
Relatives and friends may call 5-8 p.m. Monday and 9-10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Ouellette-Thibault Funeral Home, 118 High St., Van Buren. A funeral Mass will be celebrated 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Bruno-St. Remi Catholic Church. Spring interment will be at the parish cemetery. Those who wish may contribute in her memory to CancerCare of Maine, care of Healthcare Charities, P.O. Box 931, Bangor, ME 04402-0931. To leave online condolences, please visit