WEST PARIS – Leo Francis Nadeau, native of Bangor, passed away Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, at Ledgeview Living Center, West Paris. Leo was born March 31, 1941, the son of Alcide and Jacqueline (Cox) Nadeau.
He was a former resident of Phoenix and Mesa, Ariz., for the past 40 years. He came to Maine to spend the remainder of his days with his sister, Mary Lou Hallee and her husband, Richard, of Norway, and his brother, Jerry Nadeau of Sebago. Leo died due to complications with ALS. He was a graduate of John Bapst High School, 1959; and Fullerton Junior College, 1968; and California College of Fullerton, class of 1970. He also served in the Air National Guard out of Maine and New Hampshire.
He is survived by his daughter, Lynette Nadeau Amarillo of Applegate, Ore; granddaughter Chantel Amarillo of Elmhurst, N.Y.; son, Leo Dirk Nadeau of Nashua, N.H.; grandson, Hunter West Nadeau of Nashua, N.H.; sister, Mary Lou Hallee and her husband, Richard, of Norway; brother, Jerry Nadeau of Sebago; several nieces and nephews; very special great-nephew, Logan P. Hallee of Harrison; and his “huggie girls,” great-nieces, Katherine and Elizabeth Hallee of Harrison. A very special thank you to all his caregivers of Androscoggin Home Health and the staff at Ledgeview Living Center, West Paris. You are the best. He could not have received better care anywhere.
At Mr. Nadeau’s request there will be no services held at this time. Arrangements under the care of Oxford Hills and Weston Funeral Services, 1037 Main St., Route 26, Oxford. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.oxfordhillsfuneralservices.com.