Posted March 23, 2012, at 8:14 p.m.

STACYVILLE – Claire H. Cloutier, 55, passed away March 14, 2012, in Bangor. She was born Jan. 11, 1957, in St. Hubert, Canada, daughter of Maurice and Jeannine (Loiselle) Lemieux.

Claire was a graduate of Eastern Maine Community College.

In addition to her father of Halifax, Nova Scotia, she is survived by her husband of 35 years, Rene Cloutier of Stacyville; a daughter, Cathy Reynolds and her husband, Jarrod, of Westbrook; a granddaughter, Ava-Rene; three sisters, Lise Minard of Sainte Catherine, Canada, Ginette Brosseau of Riviere Beaudette, Canada, and Liette Lemieux of Joliette, Canada; several brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her mother; and a brother, Michel.

Friends may call 9-11 a.m. Saturday, March 31, at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church with a Mass of Christian burial being held 11 a.m. with Father Joel Cyr, celebrant. Spring interment will be at St. Benedict’s Cemetery. For an online memory book, please visit