ST. AGATHA – Clifford P. Chamberland, 88 died peacefully March 8, 2014, surrounded by his family at a Fort Kent hospital after a brief illness. He was born Feb. 6, 1926, in St. Agatha, the son of the late Joseph B. and Annie “Albert” Chamberland.
He served in the U.S. Marine Corps and was stationed at Camp Lejeune during the Korean War. He was a member of the American Legion Post 145 for 60 years. His passion was working on his farm, He enjoyed fishing, gardening and spending time with his grandsons four wheeling. He also enjoyed the view of Long Lake from his front porch swing.
He is survived by his wife, Lucille (Collins) Chamberland of 60 years; three daughters, Janice Chamberland of Portland, Phyllis Stewart of Saco, and Karen and her husband, David Rowe Jr., of Westbrook; four grandchildren, Tyler and Neil Stewart and Devin and Josh Rowe; and one sister, Angela Houghton of Portland. He was predeceased by four brothers, Allyre, Gerald, Jerome, and Valere; and two sisters, Rella Ouellette, and Sister Doria Chamberland.
Friends and relatives may call 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 11, and 8:30 a.m. until the time of services Wednesday, at the Michaud Funeral Home, St. Agatha. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Wednesday, at St. Agatha Catholic Church, with the Rev. Kent Ouellette officiating. Burial at St. Agatha Lower Cemetery will be in the spring. Condolences may be sent to www.michaudfuneralhomes.com.