VALMON DUFOUR MADAWASKA – Valmon Dufour, 78, passed away April 20, 2008, at a Fort Kent health care facility. He was born May 14, 1929, in Madawaska, the son of Eddie and Alma (Dai-gle) Dufour. He is survived by his wife, Majella (Parker) Dufour of Madawaska; two daughters, Louise Olliges and her husband, Art, of Ormond Beach, Fla., Rachel Dufour and her partner, Rebecca Kokemor, of Santa Rosa, Calif.; three sons, Dave Dufour and his wife, Janet, of Cincinnati, Norman Dufour and his wife, Janice, of Madawaska and Patrick Dufour, also of Madawaska; two brothers, Enthem Dufour of Sebring, Fla., and Francis Dufour of Madawaska; six grandchildren, Ben Olliges, David Dufour Jr., Jonathan Dufour, Sarah Gant, Andrea Dufour and Katelyn Dufour; several nieces and nephews. Val was predeceased by one sister, Jeannine Saucier. A funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Friday at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, Madawaska. Friends and family may call 6-8 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. Friday until time of service at Daigle Funeral Home. Spring interment will be in the parish cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Val’s memory may be made to the American Heart Associa-tion, New England Affiliate, 20 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.
Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:15 p.m.