Galen J LaFlamme

August 24, 1935December 6, 2012

OLD TOWN--Galen LaFlamme, 77, died December 6, 2012 at Orono Commons with his family by his side. He was born Aug 24, 1935 the son of William and Martha (Taylor) LaFlamme. Galen graduated from Old Town High School, Class of 1953. He spent most of his working years for the City of Old Town, first as a fireman and he retired from the Parks and Rec Department. Galen enjoyed times with his family, and later in life he enjoyed coffee with the “old guys” at Tim Horton’s. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Priscilla, a son Michael LaFlamme, a daughter Cheryl Baker and her husband Joe; special granddaughter Emily; a brother William LaFlamme and his wife Sharon, sister-in-law Evelyn Alix, several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother James and his wife Christine Laflamme. The family wishes to thank Dr. Ritter and the entire staff at Orono Commons for their wonderful and compassionate care.

A casual remembrance and celebration of his life gathering will be held 11:30 to 1:30 Monday December 10, 2012 at the Old Town United Methodist Church, Stillwater Ave, Old Town. Memorial contributions may be made to the Old Town Animal Orphanage P.O. Box 565 Orono, ME 04473. Notes of condolence may be left at


  • Memorial Gathering Monday, December 10, 2012

Galen J LaFlamme

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John & Barb Renard

December 14, 2012

Billy and Sharon, so sorry to hear of your loss. Our prayers for you to find
comfort from your families parting.

Helen Black

December 11, 2012

Priscilla, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers,I was so sad when I heard of your loss. Helen

Debbie Grant

December 10, 2012

Mike, Cheryl & Priscilla,
We're sorry to hear of the loss of Galen. Our thoughts are with you.
Debbie & Jimmy Grant

Shirley Austin

December 10, 2012

Priscilla, Mike and Cheryl

I am so sorry for your loss. Galen was always full of fun and a good person.

Rick Grenier

December 9, 2012

My condolences to Priscilla, Mike, Cheryl and the rest of the family on your loss. Galen was such a nice and helpful person.

December 8, 2012

Dear Priscilla and family,

Gail and I wish to express our deepest sorrow in the loss of your dear husband. Though it is a difficult time for all of you, we can rejoice that Galen is free of the heavy load that he and you have endured for so long.

With our deepest love and sympathy,

Dave and Gail

Mary-Jo King

December 8, 2012

My prays and thoughts are with you and your family.

joni voisine

December 8, 2012

very sorry for your loss i am one of the caregivers for kenneth and corda and he is very distraught as im sure you all must be, prayers for you all

December 7, 2012

Priscilla - We were so sad to read about
Galen. He was always so happy and full of life..I loved his smile! Jane and Charlie

December 7, 2012

Priscilla & family, very sorry about Galens passing. We had many a good
time in high school. Especially on his motor bike, and the trip to Boston for
the state championship in basketball where we stayed at my sisters. Our
condolences in this most difficult time.
Don & Linda McIninch

Galens passing