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Robert G Fortin

July 1, 1940October 7, 2021
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Robert Gerard Fortin 1940 – 2021 Auburn- Robert G. Fortin 81, of Auburn passed away peacefully on Thursday October 7, 2021. He was born in Lewiston on July 1, 1940 a son of the late Willie and Cecile (Couture) Fortin. He attended St. Peter’s and St. Doms Schools.

He married the former Constance Bolduc on October 25, 1958, she predeceased him on February 13, 2006. Bob worked many jobs over the years, Canteen Services, Georgio’s Pizza, Roberts Card Center and as a custodian at Montello School where he retired.

Bob enjoyed bingo, watching sports and making car and airplane models. He also had a love for animals and his grand dogs Brynley and Phineas.

He is survived by his two daughters Diane Fortin and wife Cheryl McKeone of Turner, and Danielle Garneau and her husband Sean of Mechanic Falls, god children: Elaine Palmer, Michael Bolduc and Patty Stubenrod. He was predeceased by a Sister Jeannine Christianson and two brothers Jean-Guy Fortin and Conrad Fortin.

On line condolences can be shared at www.thefortingroupauburn.com Those wishing to make donations in his memory may do so to The Greater Androscoggin Humane Society 55 Strawberry Ave. Lewiston, ME 04240.

Visitation Fortin Auburn Friday, October 22 from 4-7 PM. Liturgy of the word will be celebrated on Saturday October 23 at 11 Am at Holy Family Church. Committal will follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery. Arrangements are under the care and direction of The Fortin Group Funeral Homes 217 Turner St. Auburn 783-8545.

Services

22 October

Visitation

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Fortin Group

217 Turner Street
Auburn, Maine 04210

23 October

Liturgy of the Word

11:00 am

Holy Family Church

607 Sabattus St
Lewiston, Maine 04240

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Steve Saucier

October 19, 2021

My sincere condolences to you and your family.
I worked with Bob at Montello School and I have wonderful memories with Bob. He will be miss.

Doug & Gini Haines

October 19, 2021

Diane &Cheryl, Daniel & Sean,We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your Dad. Losing such a special person in your lives is never easy. May your many memories of the good times with him comfort all of you at this sad time.

Fondly,
Doug & Gini

Peter Arsenault

October 14, 2021

Diane & Cheryl,
Our sincere condolences to both of you from Ann and I.
Cherish the memories.
Sending thoughts and prayers your way.

Warmest Regards,
Ann & Peter Arsenault

Liz Chamberlain

October 12, 2021

My prayers are with all of you as you endure these difficult times. We’re here if we can be of any help at all.
With love & sympathy,
Liz & Brian Chamberlain

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Bob, 5 Months Old

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Bob and his sister Jeannine and brother Jean Guy

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The Fortin's Jean Guy, Cecile, Willie, Jeannine and Bob

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Bob, 5 Months Old

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Bob and his sister Jeannine and brother Jean Guy

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The Fortin's Jean Guy, Cecile, Willie, Jeannine and Bob

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Biography

Robert Gerard Fortin
1940 – 2021

Auburn- Robert G. Fortin 81, of Auburn passed away peacefully on Thursday October 7, 2021. He was born in Lewiston on July 1, 1940 a son of the late Willie and Cecile (Couture) Fortin. He attended St. Peter’s and St. Doms Schools.
He married the former Constance Bolduc on October 25, 1958, she predeceased him on February 13, 2006. Bob worked many jobs over the years, Canteen Services, Georgio’s Pizza, Roberts Card Center and as a custodian at Montello School where he retired.
Bob enjoyed bingo, watching sports and making car and airplane models. He also had a love for animals and his grand dogs Brynley and Phineas.
He is survived by his two daughters Diane Fortin and wife Cheryl McKeone of Turner, and Danielle Garneau and her husband Sean of Mechanic Falls, god children: Elaine Palmer, Michael Bolduc and Patty Stubenrod. He was predeceased by a Sister Jeannine Christianson and two brothers Jean-Guy Fortin and Conrad Fortin.
On line condolences can be shared at www.thefortingroupauburn.com
Visitation Fortin Auburn Friday 10/22 from 4-7 PM. Liturgy of the word will be celebrated on Saturday 10/23 at 11 Am at Holy Family Church. Committal will follow at St. Peter’s Cemetery. Those wishing to make donations in his memory may do so to The Greater Androscoggin Humane Society 55 Strawberry Ave. Lewiston, ME 04240. Arrangements are under the direction of The Fortin Group Funeral Homes 217 Turner St. Auburn 783-8545.