FORT KENT – Carole (Michaud) Labbe, 64, of Fort Kent, died Monday, Oct. 16, 2006, at her home. She was born Feb. 5, 1942, in St. Francis. She graduated from Fort Kent High School, Class of 1959. She was a cafeteria worker at the University of Maine – Fort Kent and was advertising manager for the St. John Valley Times for 10 years. Carole will be remembered for her love of family, how proud she was of all her grandchildren, her great cooking, especially her donuts, but especially how strong and brave she was. She enjoyed each day and it was the simple pleasures of life that she enjoyed each day, including the Bangor Daily News crossword puzzle, which she did daily. She enjoyed the challenge and never left one unfinished. She will be missed by the many people that she touched in her life. She was predeceased by her parents, Rocky and Violet Michaud; and her sister, Linda. She is survived by her loving husband, Emery “Legs” Labbe of Fort Kent; her two daughters, Darlene Plourde and her friend, Wayne, of Fort Kent, Pam and her husband, Joey Bard, of Fort Kent; two sons, Randy Lagasse of Ashland, Kerry Lagasse and his wife, Sara, of Madawaska; seven grandchildren, Chuck Plourde of Vail, Colo., Charles, Thomas, Sam and Emily Bard, all of Fort Kent, Ellie and Abby Lagasse of Madawaska; and her cuddly friend, Sophie; two brothers, Darvin Michaud and his wife, Paula, of Bristol, Conn., Gerald Michaud and his friend, Chantal, of Colorado Springs, Colo.; three stepsons, Vernon Labbe of Frenchville, Carl Labbe and Luke Labbe of Falmouth; two stepdaughters, Ruth Pelletier of Fort Kent and Vera Saucier of Scarborough. Friends may call 7 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, until time of service at Daigle and Nadeau Funeral Home, Fort Kent. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, at St. Louis Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Lung Association, P.O. Box 2109, 122 State St., Augusta, ME 04338-2109 or to a charity of your choice.
CAROLE (MICHAUD) LABBE
Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:19 p.m.