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Contributed | BDN
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CARIBOU – Anita Marie Dionne, 79, wife of the late Bertrand Dionne, died Dec. 11, 2008, in Caribou. She was born Jan. 30, 1929, in St. Anne, New Brunswick, the daughter of Steven and Florida (Burby) Levesque. Anita was a home care attendant for several area families and was also employed at Potato Service for 30 years. She was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church. She was also a member of Henry B. Pratt Post No. 15 Ladies Auxiliary and Lister-Knowlton Post No. 9389 Ladies Auxiliary. She was a loving and devoted wife and mother to her family. She is survived by two sons, Steven Dionne and Galen Dionne, both of Caribou; a daughter, Sharon Bennett of Caribou; one brother, Maurice Levesque of Madawaska Lake; three sisters, Lorraine McCrossin of Caribou, Martha Morin of Limestone and Loretta Boucher of Waterbury, Conn.; three grandchildren, Larry Dionne of Portland, Jared Dionne of Caribou and Nicole Dionne of Arizona; one great-granddaughter, Desiree Wilson of Arizona; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Bertrand; two sisters, Germaine Lavigne and Isabell Cyr; and a son-in-law, Larry Bennett. A Mass of Christian burial will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church with the Very Rev. Jean-Paul Labrie, pastor, officiating. Friends may call 10 a.m. until time of the service Saturday at Mockler Funeral Home, 24 Reservoir St., Caribou. Interment will be at New Holy Rosary Cemetery. For an online register, please go to

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