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Rosaire (Rosie) A. Jalbert

Date of Death: May 8, 2015

Date of Birth: March 2, 1931



 Rosaire A. Jalbert (Rosie), 84, passed away May 8, 2015 at The Hospice House in Auburn  after a courageous battle with cancer surrounded by his loving family. 

He was born in Lewiston on March 2, 1931 to Roseanna Morin Jalbert Jacques.  He graduated from Lewiston High School in 1949.  Following graduation, he enlisted in the US Army where he spent time in Germany during the Korean Conflict.  He married the former Theresa Biron on May 1, 1954.  He spent many years as a roofer for Hahnal Bros. and as a machine operator for Philip Elmet from where he retired.  He was a member of American Legion Post 158 in Lisbon and a member of Apple Valley Golf Course.  

He is survived by his wife Theresa of 61 years; his 3 daughters, Linda and her husband James Goulette of Kennebunk, Elaine and her husband David Osgood of Vinalhaven, MaryAnn and her husband Kevin Hopkins of Vinalhaven; two sons, Ronald and his wife Gwen of North Charleston SC, Donald and his wife Susan of Milford NH, a sister Cecile Grenier of Waterville, a brother Marcel Jalbert of Vernon VT, a sister-in-law Monique Jalbert of Auburn, 15 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. 

He was predeceased by his mother, four brothers; Emile, Dominique, George and Robert; four sisters; Helena Lebrun, Emerentienne (Rose) Jalbert, Antoinette Caron and Therese Plante; a grandson Jeremy Jalbert, a great-grandson Joshua Goulette, and 2 foster brothers Fern and Harvey Lauze.

The family would like to thank the entire staff of both Androscoggin Home Care and The Hospice House for their care during his time of need.  

At the family's request there will be no visitation.  A Memorial Service will be held at the Mausoleum at St Peter's Cemetery on Friday May 22nd, 2015 at 2 PM.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to The Hospice House (of Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice) at 236 Stetson Rd Auburn. 


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