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Helen Blanchette

Helen M. Blanchette (Montgomery)

Friday, February 16th, 1934 - Saturday, November 9th, 2019
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Obituary

Millinocket - Helen (Montgomery) Blanchette, born February 16, 1934 in Millinocket, passed away peacefully at home and surrounded by her beloved family on Saturday, November 9, 2019. Helen was faced with many challenges from childhood through her adult life, however, she endured through them all with faith, strength and perseverance and she never lost her sense of humor through the very end.
She is survived by her beloved husband, Paul Blanchette, and beloved cat, Bandit, eight children: Larry Vienneau and companion Cathy Savoie of Milford, CT, Allen Vienneau and wife Donna of Milford, CT, Keith Vienneau and companion Tory Maiko of Milford, CT, Matthew Vienneau of Millinocket, Lori Vienneau of Millinocket, Carla Vienneau and companion Michael Bouchard of Brewer, David Vienneau and wife Marie of Dover-Foxcroft, Joanna Berry and husband Brian of Millinocket; a step son, Michael Blanchette of Brockton, MA. Many grandchildren and great-grandchildren and four siblings: Richard Montgomery and wife Esther, Beverly Pelkey and husband Nelson, Carol Robinson and husband Roger, and Rose Bragdon and husband Bill.
She was predeceased by her parents, Leona (Bouchard) Montgomery and Frederick Montgomery, husband Eugene Vienneau, husband Gil Arnold and beloved dog Buffy, nine siblings: Billy, Freddie, Ronnie, Leslie, Gene, Ramona, Marlene, and Virginia, as well as special friend since childhood, Shirley Morrow.
Helen was a member of St. Martin's Catholic Church, and a member and volunteer of the Emblem Club and Elks Lodge. She enjoyed many years of camping at The Big Eddy, darts at the Elk's Lodge, Karaoke at the American Legion, pitch at VFW, bowling in area leagues, bingo, and working on various craft projects. She loved to cook for her family and fully enjoyed the many family gatherings with her children and grandchildren. She also looked forward to day trips to Bangor for lunch and shopping (even if she didn't need anything, and then returning most of what she bought!).
Friends are invited to visit with the family 4-7 P.M. Friday, November 15 at the Lamson Funeral Home, 11 Tamarack Street, Millinocket. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 A.M. Saturday, November 16 at Christ the Divine Mercy Parish, St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church, 19 Colby Street, Millinocket. Interment will be at the Millinocket Cemetery at a later date.
Helen”s favorite charity was St. Jude's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105, which had a special place in her heart, in the event anyone wishes to make a donation in her memory. Arrangements are by Lamson Funeral Home, Millinocket.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, November 15th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Friday, November 15th, 2019 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    LAMSON FUNERAL HOME
    Address
    11 TAMARACK STREET
    MILLINOCKET, ME 04462
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Saturday, November 16th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, November 16th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    ST. MARTIN OF TOURS CATHOLIC CHURCH
    Address
    19 COLBY STREET
    MILLINOCKET, ME
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Rev. Bruce Siket
  • Interment

    Location
    MILLINOCKET CEMETERY
    Address
    MEDWAY ROAD
    MILLINOCKET, ME 04462
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    Interment will be in the springtime.

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Carrie Shaw

Posted at 12:30pm
Helen was an amazing woman. When I was younger she took me into her home even though she had seven children at the time. Her positive attitude and caring ways helped me through a very difficult time. Helen was beautiful inside and out and most of all kind. She never complained and was a multi-tasker. I will never forget her kindness and sweet heart.
Lovingly,
Carrie Shaw
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Barbara Frey

Posted at 05:53am
Carla and loved ones, I am very sorry to read of your Mothers passing. May she forever rest in peace.
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Debbie (Montgomery) Pickering

Posted at 08:50pm
To my beloved family...Your mom, sister, wife, aunt, grandmother, mother-in-law...was a, strong, gracious, sweet, loving, funny, amazing woman, who i will never forget and will always love and cherish! I am feeling regretful that i had not seen her for a few years, but she was always on my mind and in my heart. My fondest memory of Aunt Helen is the time we were at Aunt Bev's house and i was curling her hair, helping her primp for her date with Uncle Paul. I think it was my most treasured time with her! I take comfort knowing she is now with her family who passed before her, telling jokes with my dad and just hanging out with everyone. My deepest condolences and love to you all. Debbie
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Gail Voisine

Posted at 08:19pm
I have known Helen for many years. Played cards with her at the VFW. It was a pleasure to know you Helen and I will miss seeing you around town with Paul when you were feeling well. I know you are with our Lord and feeling your best right now. You will be missed. Rest in pease πŸ™πŸ»πŸ™πŸ»β€οΈπŸ˜ͺ
 
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Nancy Bell Posted at 08:29am

Helen was a friend for many many years. She was a good woman and raised her kids after G.ene passed on. I've thought about her a lot lately. Last time I saw her was at the Country Diner a few months ago..Condolances to the family. Rest in peace dear friend You will be missed.
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