OBITUARY

Marguerite Cyr Loisel

April 15, 1931November 8, 2012

WATERVILLE – Marguerite Cyr Loisel, 81, formerly of Waterville passed away quietly on November 8, 2012 at Maine General Medical Center, Thayer Campus. Marguerite was born in Waterville on April 15, 1931 to Ruby K. and Onesime Cyr. She was the oldest of three children and attended Waterville schools. She graduated from Coburn Classical Institute in Waterville in 1949. She worked at her father’s pharmacy, Cyr’s Drug Store, in downtown Waterville as a young woman in the 1950’s. She married her husband, Carl L. Loisel on June 29, 1957 after his return from naval service in the post-Korean era. They had three children in which Marguerite took a role as a title one ed-tech for the south grammar school. She was also a multi-term member of the Waterville School Board and an active member of the community. As he children grew older she became a dental assistant for Dr. Robert Dubord. Outside of her working career, Marguerite enjoyed working the local election polls as well as collecting census data for Waterville residents. Marguerite enjoyed her friends as a lifetime member of the Waterville Elks 905 Ladies Auxiliary. She also enjoyed her time spent at the Bingo hall, playing cards with friends, knitting, reading and ceramics. In the last few years, Marguerite has been at Mount St. Joseph’s as well as The Sunset Home Assisted Living Facility in Waterville. Marguerite is predeceased by her loving husband, Carl, and by her parents Ruby and Onesime Cyr. She is survived by a brother Paul Cyr and his wife Nora of Bristol, a sister Ann Pinkham and her husband Dan of Damariscotta. Three children, Susan Fecteau and husband David of Fairfield; Steven Loisel and his wife Sandy of Williston, VT; Richard and his wife Karen of Scarborough. Six grandchildren; Allison Brochu, Michael Fecteau, Emily, Olivia, Lauren and Katie Loisel; and one great grandchild, Austin Brochu. Visitation will be held on Sunday November 11th from 5-8 Pm at the Veilleux Funeral Home. A mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11am on Monday November 12th at Notre Dame Catholic Church. An internment will be held at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery on Tuesday November 13 at 10 Am. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Waterville Elks Lodge #905, 76 Industrial Street, Waterville, ME 04901 for either the Maine Children’s Cancer Program or the Elks Scholarship Fund. The family would like to thank the staff of 3 North Thayer Unit for their compassion, support and strength the showed during her closing moments. Services are under the care and direction of the Veilleux Funeral Home 8 Elm St. Waterville, Me 04901 www.veilleuxfuneralhome.com

Services

  • Visitation Sunday, November 11, 2012
  • Funeral Service Monday, November 12, 2012
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Sarah Wheeler Sachs

November 18, 2012

My deepest sympathies for the loss of your Mom. She always had a smile and warmth about her. Remember her back from the days as band members.

Corinne (Bouchard) Boucher

November 17, 2012

Rick, Sue and Steve, deepest sympathies on the loss of your mother. I remember her fondly from the neighborhood and her visits to my dads store.

Brice(and Barbie Harris

November 12, 2012

Sue, Steve, and Rick: It saddens me to learn of your Mom's passing this evening. She was a wonderful lady, and my memories of your Mom go way back to when we were all Cub Scouts. back in the early 70s. She was a wonderful lady with a great sense of humor. My thoughts are with you three as the days follow.

Terry Williams

November 12, 2012

Rick,

My condolences buddy.

Kevin Thorne

November 12, 2012

Rick,
Sorry to hear of your Moms passing.I will always remember her smile and energy. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

God Bless

Kevin Thorne

Debbie (Barber) Sobieski

November 12, 2012

Rick:

I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. My thoughts are with you and your family.

Gayle Couture

November 12, 2012

Sue, I am so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Gayle Couture

Kim Meader

November 12, 2012

Sue, Sorry for the your loss of of your mom. Thinking of you and your family at this time. Kim, Brian and Roy.

November 12, 2012

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family during this difficult time. Tom and Shirley Watson

November 11, 2012

Sue,Rick & Steve

Your father passed way to early, now Aunt Marguerite is with him. Peace.

Tim