BANGOR and ST. ALBANS – Dean W. Ouellette, 25, died unexpectedly April 6, 2010, at his residence. He was born Feb. 10, 1985, in Dover, N.H., a son of James Mooney and Donna (Falbo) Ouellette. He graduated from Nokomis Regional High School, Class of 2003, where he was captain of the wrestling team. He was also on the track team, where he ran relay and threw the javelin. He was also asked to participate in Junior Olympics, receiving two gold medals for javelin; one for Maine and the other for New England. Most recently, he played basketball at Eastern Maine Technical College, Bangor. Dean was a communicant of St. Agnes Catholic Church, Pittsfield, where he had served as an altar boy. He served as a sergeant with the Army 82nd Airbourne Ranger Division out of Fort Bragg, N.C., with a tour of duty in Iraq and two tours in Afghanistan. Dean was in the process of re-enlisting at the time of his death. He is survived by his mother, Donna and stepfather, Wesley Booth, of St. Albans; two sisters, Nicole Ouellette of Dover, N.H., and Deanna Mooney of St. Albans; his maternal grandmother, Martha Falbo of St. Albans; two uncles, Ronald Falbo of St. Albans and Paul and wife, Marsha Falbo, of South Berwick; a stepbrother, Robert Booth of Boston; a stepsister, Elizabeth and husband, Rick Poulin, of North Carolina; as well as several cousins. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 11:30 a.m. Monday, April 12, at St. Agnes Catholic Church, Detroit Avenue, Pittsfield, with Father Mark Nolette officiating. Friends may call 9-11 a.m. Monday at Crosby & Neal, 117 Main St., Newport. Burial with military honors will be at St. Albans Village Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund, attention: contributions, One Intrepid Square, West 46th Street and 12th Avenue, New York, NY 10036. Those who wish may leave written condolences at www.CrosbyNeal.com.
DEAN W. OUELLETTE
Posted April 09, 2010, at 8:06 p.m.