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Mary Farmer

Mary Joanne Farmer (Saucier)

Sunday, November 9th, 1941 - Wednesday, November 11th, 2020
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Obituary

East Millinocket – Mary Joanne Farmer, 79, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at her home in East Millinocket. She was born November 9, 1941 in Wallagrass, the daughter of Honore` and Anna (Caron) Saucier.

As a young girl, Joanne’s mother died, and she went to live with her older sister, Rosa Bouchard in Millinocket. Her nieces and nephews there became as close as siblings growing up. Joanne was a graduate of St. Martin of Tours High School, class of 1960. She married Robert Farmer in 1961, and they lived in East Millinocket, where they raised their family. For a period of time, she worked for Quoddy Building Center in Millinocket. Joanne worked as a medical secretary for Drs. Krasuski, Mason, and Hamlin, and for many years. Joanne was a devoted communicant of St. Peter’s Catholic Church in East Millinocket, where she served as a Eucharistic Minister and was a member of the Prayer Group. She belonged to St. Ann’s Circle of the Daughters of Isabella, where she was a past regent, vice regent, and treasurer. Joanne also belonged to the Women’s Pitch Club, and the Quilting Guild. Her favorite pastimes were quilting and her daily walks around town with her good friends. Joanne loved spending summers at the family camp on Cedar Lake, as well as family gatherings. She will be remembered as a wonderful cook, and a loyal and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, and friend.

She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Robert L. Farmer; five children, Robert Farmer and his wife Lori, Julie Achorn and her husband Jay, Gene Farmer and his wife Tracey, Mary Birmingham and her husband Rand, and Chris Farmer and his wife Cori; nine grandchildren, Matthew, Ashleigh, Brian, Candice, Felicia, Blake, Dylan, Zachary, and Aiden; eight great grandchildren; a brother, Leo Saucier and his wife Zemi; a brother in law, Joseph Farmer and his wife Emily; a sister in law, Marilyn Farmer; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Joanne was predeceased by a grandson, Aaron, and 11 siblings, Adrien, Aldrick, Carmen, Claudette, Gorman, Rosa, Norman, Harold, Theresa, Alve, and Lorraine; and a brother in law, John Farmer.

Friends are invited to visit with the family 2-4 & 6-8 PM Wednesday, November 18 at the Lamson Funeral Home, 11 Tamarack Street, Millinocket. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 AM Thursday, November 19, 2020 at Christ the Divine Mercy Parish, St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 58 Cedar Street, East Millinocket, with the Rev. Bruce Siket, pastor, presider. Due to pandemic restrictions, attendance at the mass will be for immediate family only, but public committal services will be held at approximately 12:15 PM at the East Millinocket Cemetery. The services and committal will be available via livestream at www.lamsonfh.com.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, November 18th, 2020 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, November 18th, 2020 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Location
    LAMSON FUNERAL HOME
    Address
    11 TAMARACK STREET
    MILLINOCKET, ME 04462
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  • Second Visitation

    Wednesday, November 18th, 2020 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, November 18th, 2020 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    LAMSON FUNERAL HOME
    Address
    11 TAMARACK STREET
    MILLINOCKET, ME 04462
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Thursday, November 19th, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Thursday, November 19th, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    St. Peter's Catholic Church
    Address
    58 Cedar St.
    EAST MILLINOCKET, ME 04430
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    Notes
    Due to pandemic restrictions, attendance at Mass will be limited to IMMEDIATE family, with a maximum number of 50 attendees. The Mass will be available via livestream on this site, as will the committal service, which will occur publicly immediately after the Mass at the East Millinocket Cemetery, with masks and social distancing requirements observed.
    Officiant
    Rev. Bruce Siket
  • Interment

    Location
    EAST MILLINOCKET CEMETERY
    Address
    MAIN ROAD
    EAST MILLINOCKET, ME
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    Notes
    Committal services will occur immediately after the Mass, at approximately 12:15 PM. Committal services are open to the public, and will also be livestreamed on this website.

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  • Daughters of Isabella

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Peter Kelleher

Posted at 04:50am
My prayers are with you all. Losing family just sucks.
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Loyde Gagnon

Posted at 04:10am
I am honored and blessed to have known you Ma Tante. You were and will continue to be a blessing in the lives of so many. Love you always.
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Laura

Posted at 01:46pm
There is no way to lesson the sorrow of losing such a beautiful person as Joanne We hope it helps to know that we are thinking of you and sending love your way. Wishing you peace and comfort for the difficult days ahead. With deepest sympathy, we love you.
Daryl and Laura
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Daryl, Laura, and Alyssa Gagnon

Posted at 01:25pm
With heartfelt condolences, May the planting of this white oak memorial tree bring you strength. Wishing you peace and comfort. With deepest sympathy.
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judypudy@midmaine.com

Posted at 06:40pm
Julie and family members. I was saddened and shocked to learn of Joanne's passing. We had a lot of fun a women's pitch league. My prayers and condolences to you and your family. Judy
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