FORT KENT – Ronnie E. Dumond, 71, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family in Fort Kent on March 7, 2016. He was born in Fort Kent on February 17, 1945, the son of Eddie and Alma (Paradis) Dumond.
Ronnie enjoyed camping and picking fiddle heads. He especially loved spending time with his family and drinking coffee with his friends.
Ronnie is survived by his two sons, Ronnie Dumond Jr. of Bangor, Jeffrey Dumond and his companion, Bonnie Hatch of Bangor; one daughter, Karen and her husband, Geoffrey Porter of Burlington, Ct.; Ronnie’s special friend, Deanna Charette of Fort Kent; six grandchildren, Mason and Gabrielle Dumond, Damika and Brianna Dumond and Keeghan Porter and Karissa Hatch; and three sisters, Charlene Silguero of Berlin, Ct., Carol Michaud of Berlin, Ct. and Diane Calistro of Colorado. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brother, Bruce Dumond.
Friends may call Friday, March 11, 2016, from 10 am until time of service at the Daigle Funeral Home, Fort Kent. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 am Friday at St. Louis Catholic Church, Fort Kent. Spring burial will be held in the Parish Cemetery.
Those who wish in Ronnie’s memory may donate to the Edgar J. Paradis Cancer Fund, c/o Claire Moss, 194 East Main St., Fort Kent, ME 04743. Envelopes are available at the Funeral Home.