CARIBOU – Donald E. Guillemette, 63, died March 8, 2014, at his Caribou residence surrounded by his family and friends. He was born Oct. 4, 1950, in Caribou, the son of the late Edward and Geneva (Morin) Guillemette.
Mr. Guillemette was a member of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church and he married Rose Longley, July 10, 1971. He was employed by several area potato processing companies and in later years was a carpenter for various construction companies.
Surviving in addition to his wife of more than 42 years, Rose, are his children, Rick, Scott, and Chris Elliott and husband, Alan, all of Caribou; one brother, Ronald of Florida; two sisters, Diane of Rhode Island, and Tammy of Florida; his grandchildren, Jaime, Nathan, Rilee, Keyona, and Kooper; Don’s “Sugar Plum,” one great-grandchild, Aria; several nieces and nephews; a brother-in-law and two sisters-in-law, Robert and Carolyn Longley, and Vera Longley all of Caribou; and special friend, Rick Argraves. Mr. Guillemette was predeceased by three brothers, Stanley, Galen, and Edward Jr.; and two brothers-in-law, Ed, and Raymond Longley.
The family would like to offer a special thank you to the staff at TAMC for their exceptional care, Ruth Collins, Kim Jalbert, and all of their family and friends for all of the compassion, kindness and caring shown to them these past few months.
Graveside services will be held at a later date. Friends who wish to contribute in memory of Mr. Guillemette may do so through C.A.N.C.E.R., P.O. Box 811, Presque Isle, ME 04769. Arrangements by Mockler Funeral Home. www.mocklerfuneralhome.com.