EAGLE LAKE – Jeanne Devoe, 97, with two months before her 98th birthday, passed away peacefully on June 30, 2016 at a Fort Kent Health Care Facility. She was born in Eagle Lake on August 31, 1918 the daughter of David and Justine (Devoe) Gagnon.
Jeanne was a past member of the Ladies Auxiliary for over 30 years and also belonged to the Ladies of St. Ann and Senior Citizens club all of Eagle Lake. She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.
She is survived by her Ten Children; Jo-Anne and husband Giuseppe (Joe) Santillo of Eagle Lake, Arnold and wife Beatrice Devoe of Eagle Lake and Ocala, Fl., Lois Smiley of Ocala, FL. Richard (Dick) and wife Phyllis Devoe of Plainville, Ct. Shirley and husband Larry Gravelle of Ocala, Fl., Sandra and husband Dick Stark of Jackson, TN., Barbara and husband John Christian of Middlesex, VT. Danny and wife Donna Devoe of Montgomery, AL., Robert and wife Mona Devoe of Eagle Lake, Helen and husband Glenn Saucier of AR, 35 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren, and by many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband Leonard Devoe in 1993, she was predeceased by 3 sisters; Julie Nicknair, Marie Sirois, and Cora Sirois, 1 brother, Hampy Gagnon.
Friends may call Tuesday July 5, 2016 from 8:30 to 10:30 am at the Daigle Funeral Home, Fort Kent. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Tuesday 11 am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Eagle Lake. Committal services will follow in the parish cemetery.