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EAST MILLINOCKET – Madeline J. Bishop, 89, wife of the late Raymond W. Bishop, died Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2010, at a Millinocket hospital. She was born July 30, 1920, in Millinocket, the daughter of Joseph F. and Marie E. (Turmenne) Michaud. Madeline was a communicant of St. Peter’s Catholic Church, East Millinocket; and a member of the Plus and Minus Club and AARP. She enjoyed sewing and knitting, and had made numerous quilts for her children and grandchildren, which will now be a cherished keepsake. Madeline looked forward to playing cards with “the girls” and when her grandchildren were home to visit. She is survived by a son, Charles J. “Chip” Bishop and his wife, Donna, of East Millinocket; a daughter, Judy Sewell and her husband, John, of Ashland, Mass.; five grandchildren, Mark Sewell, Katharine Moineau and her husband, Jeffrey, Laura Prisco and her husband, Greg, Janis Bishop and her friend, David Rodgers, and Darren Bishop; five great-grandchildren, Ashley and Catherine Moineau, and Marisa, Aidan and Kyle Prisco; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by her siblings, Oliver Michaud, Ludger Michaud, George Michaud, Vincent Michaud, Henry Michaud Sr., Carlton Michaud, Irene Dempsey, Yvette Monteith and Bertha Matthews. At Madeline’s request, there will be no visiting hours. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 20, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church Christ the Divine Mercy Parish, 58 Cedar St., East Millinocket, with the Rev. Joel Cyr, pastor, presider. Spring interment will be at East Millinocket Cemetery. Gifts in memory of Madeline may be sent to Alzheimer’s Association, Maine Chapter, 163 Lancaster St., Suite 160B, Portland, ME 04101. Arrangements are by Lamson Funeral Home, East Millinocket. Messages of condolence may be expressed at

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