PRESQUE ISLE – Roland C.E. Michaud, 78, died Jan. 14, 2009, at a Presque Isle hospital. He was born Sept. 14, 1930, in St. Rose, Quebec, the son of Pierre and Emelia (St. Onge) Michaud. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Presque Isle. Roland had been employed in the farming industry all his life and he enjoyed playing checkers and cribbage, cross-stitching and attending Presque Isle senior citizen events. Surviving him are his wife of 53 1/2 years, Delores (Paradis) Michaud; brothers, Joseph of St. Rose, Quebec, Lucien of Fort Kent, George of St. Rose, Quebec, Gerard of Sebring, Fla., and Hilarie of Sept Iles, Quebec; sisters, Irene Lagrieux of Sebring, Fla., Lorraine Theriault of Fort Kent, Laurette Baron of New Britton, Conn., Pierrette Landry of St. Rose, Quebec, and Rolande Grieenier of Quebec; several nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends may call 9:30-11 a.m. Saturday at Duncan-Graves Funeral Home, 30 Church St., Presque Isle. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 11:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Main Street, Presque Isle, with the Rev. Raymond Morency, celebrant. A spring interment will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Presque Isle. Condolences may be expressed at www.duncan-graves.com.