WATERVILLE – William Alfred Daigle, 87, formerly of Countryside Park, died Friday, Sept. 15, 2006, at the Maine Veterans’ Home, South Paris. He was born July 20, 1919, in Lynn, Mass., a son of Placid and Martha Perkins Daigle. He attended schools in Lynn, Mass., and graduated from high school in Massachusetts. As a young man, he worked in the Civilian Conservation Corps on the Appalachian Trail of New Hampshire. Mr. Daigle joined the U.S. Navy in August 1939, and served for six years, aboard the USS Trippe and was honorably discharged in November 1945. He then came to Waterville, and was employed for 30 years as an equipment installer for New England Telephone Co., retiring in 1979. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by the mother of his children, Beatrice Daigle. He is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, David and Sandi Daigle and their son, Benjamin Daigle, all of Windham; a daughter and son-in-law, Diane and Eugene Etchie of Lincoln and their daughter and son-in-law, Michelle and Anthony DeSantis of Andover, Mass. His son, David, extends the family’s appreciation to the staff at the Maine Veterans’ Home for their loving and conscientious care. At William’s request there will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held noon Thursday, Sept. 21, at Maine Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery Chapel, Mount Vernon Road, Augusta. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make donations in his memory to The Maine Alzheimer’s Association, 163 Lancaster St., Portland, ME 04101. Arrangements are under the direction of Redington Funeral Home, 5 Park St., Waterville.