Eugene "Pete" Lavoie

March 6, 1931November 5, 2013
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Auburn - Eugene A. "Pete" Lavoie, 82 of Lewiston passed away Tuesday, Nov. 5 at the Androscoggin Hospice House with his family by his side. He was born in Lewiston, March 6, 1931 son of the late Eugene and Simone Boutin Lavoie. He was educated in Lewiston schools and graduated from Lewiston High School. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was married May 24, 1958 to Constance Brillant. Pete served the City of Lewiston as a firefighter from 1960 to 1985. After retirement he worked in the maintenance department at St. Mary's Hospital. He was a member of Prince of Peace Parish at Holy Cross Church, American Legion Post # 22 and the Knights of Columbus Council # 10019 at Holy Family Church. His greatest treasure was spending time with his family and cat Simba. He also enjoyed fishing, hunting, vegetable gardening, camping and playing cribbage and horseshoes. In his younger years he played in several softball leagues. He was a die-hard Montreal Canadians fan. He is survived by his loving wife Connie of Lewiston; a daughter, Linda Lavoie McKinney and husband Kenny of Minot, North Dakota; three sons, Albert Lavoie and wife Rita of Minot, Maine, Donald Lavoie and wife Nancy of Wales and Raymond Lavoie and wife Lisa of Lewiston; five grandchildren, Chantel Biron and husband Shawn, Nathan Lavoie and his companion Ashley, Ryan Lavoie, Alex and Marie Whitaker; a great grandson, Wesson Biron; a sister, Carmen Gilbert of Lewiston; a sister-in-law, Lorraine Lavoie of Michigan. He was predeceased by a sister, Yvette Henault and a brother Richard Lavoie. You are invited to share your condolences with the Lavoie family by visiting their guest book at

Visitation at The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Lewiston, Friday from 2-4, 6-8 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday at 11:00 AM at Holy Cross Church. Committal at Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery Augusta, date to be determined. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his memory to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave. Lewiston, ME 04240. A service of The Fortin Group Funeral Home, Cremation and Monument Services, 70 Horton St. Lewiston 784-4584


  • Visitation Friday, November 8, 2013
  • Visitation Friday, November 8, 2013
  • Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, November 9, 2013

Eugene "Pete" Lavoie

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Rene Cote

November 11, 2013

Sorry to here of his Passing. Did not now how his health was......
Rene E.Cote,, and Family


November 9, 2013


November 9, 2013

Al and Rita, we were so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. You have our deepest condolences, Doris and Earl

Elizabeth Crookham

November 8, 2013

To Mrs. Lavoie and Family, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Mr. Lavoie (husband, father} respectively. You were our neighbors when I was growing up and have never forgotten you. I always felt welcomed in your home. What a loving and special family you all are. As fellow veterans, Jim and I "Thank"
Mr. Lavoie for his service. As someone who has known your family, my thoughts, prayers and blessings go to all of you. Most Sincerely,
Beth & Jim Crookham (San Diego, CA)

Rachel Bosse

November 8, 2013

Aunt Connie, Linda, Don and Ray, so sorry to hear of the loss of uncle Pete. Our families thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love you

Normand Bosse and family

November 8, 2013

To Connie and family. Sorry to read about Pete. Dick. And I have fond memories of the trip we all took together to Branson. Phyllis and Dick. Now in Florida

Joline Caron

November 8, 2013

My thoughts and Prayers are with you all. R.I.P. Mr. Lavoie.

Gary, Debbie, Logan & Rita Lessard

November 8, 2013

My deepest sympathy to Mrs. Connie Lavoie, Linda and husband, Al and wife, Don, Nancy, Chantel, Nathan and Wesson and Raymond and wife. Your family is in our prayers. If there is anything that we can do for you do not hesitate to call.

Carol Malmsten

November 8, 2013

Connie and family, So sorry to hear about Pete's passing. He was such a happy person and loved to play cards with his friends at AWL. I always enjoyed my visits with you at AWL and a few of the group breakfasts and will always cherish the memories. So glad I got to see you this fall before you left for the season. May the wonderful memories you have help you all through this most difficult time. If you need anything at all let me know. Pete is no longer suffering and is probably playing cards with his friends including Dolly and Bill. He is now that special angel watching over his family and special friends.

Jill LePage

November 7, 2013

Lisa, Ray, Ryan, Connie and the entire Lavoie family, we are so sorry for your loss. Ray, We always enjoyed being in the company of your Dad. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
Love, Pete, Jill, Brooke and Emily