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Diane Lillian Beaudoin (1955 – 2019)

Diane Lillian Beaudoin

INDUSTRY - Diane Lillian Beaudoin, 63, passed away after a long fight with Mantle B-Cell Lymphoma, on Jan. 8, 2019, at the Androscoggin Hospice House in Auburn, surrounded by her family.

Diane was born on November 2, 1955, in Lowell, Massachusetts, one of eight children. She went to school at St. Jeanne d’Arc and graduated from St. Joseph’s High School in 1973. She married David J. Beaudoin on August 17, 1979. Prior to her retirement from Franklin Memorial Hospital as an O.R. Coordinator, she worked at: HealthQuest Chiropractic, she was a Day Care Attendant, Front Store Associate, worked at MPC, and worked for many years as a Licensed Hair Dresser. Diane volunteered with the Eastward Players as a “Tour-Mom” and Make-up Artist for many years. Diane enjoyed traveling, cruising on the Valkyrie motorcycle, camping, creating art, listening to music, dancing, reading, competitive board/card games, bowling, playing pool, skiing, and most of all spending time with her large family.

Diane’s memory is carried on through her friends and most of all; her husband, David Beaudoin of Industry, ME; daughter, Stacey Dyke and husband Kelley of Wilton, ME; two sons, John Beaudoin and wife Beth of Industry, ME, and Eric Beaudoin of Denver, CO; five grandchildren, Matthew Dyke, Joshua Dyke, Makayla Dyke, Ashton Beaudoin, and Trenton Beaudoin; her parents, Normand and Alice Turgeon; several brothers and sisters, Ray Turgeon and wife Evelyn, Denis Turgeon and wife Karen, Richard Turgeon and wife Collette, Marc Turgeon and wife Cheryl, Renee Bursey and husband Richard, Janet Ercolini and husband Donald, the late Leonard “Lenny” Turgeon, and sister in-law, Nancy Turgeon.

In lieu of flowers or remembrance gifts, Diane requested to donate in her name to: The Lymphoma Research Foundation.

On Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at 2 p.m., friends and family are encouraged to join Diane’s family in a Celebration of Life Memorial at the University of Maine Farmington, North Dining Hall, 111 South St., Farmington, ME 04938. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Dan & Scott’s Cremation & Funeral Service, 488 Farmington Falls Rd., Farmington, ME 04938.

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  1. My sincere condolences to Eric and John and the rest of the Beaudoin family.

  2. Always had fun with Diane in dance class. Your next journey has begun. Keep on dancing 😉

  3. Matthew and Family,
    So sorry for your loss, if you need anything we are here for you.
    Don and Mary Beane

  4. So sorry for the loss of this amazing woman. Our sympathies to the entire Beaudoin family. Sad to see her go yet rejoicing that she doesn’t have to suffer the fight any longer. Hugs and love to the fam. God bless you all and hold onto the memories!
    - The Plouffes

  5. Sincerest condolences to the family. May God comfort you.

  6. So sorry for you, Stacey, Kelly and family. My prayers and thoughts are with you at this time. May you feel God's presence very close to you and comfort you.

  7. What a beautiful and precious woman. I'm so very sorry for your loss. My heart is with you in your grief.

  8. Goat,

    Renee' and I are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you my friend and your entire family.

  9. My condolences to Diane’s family. I always enjoyed working with her at FMH and she never let her illness get her down.

  10. Condolences to all of Diane's family.

    Diane started at Healthquest Chiropractic as a entry level assistant. She earned a Chiropractic Assistant licence by successfully completing a certification program from New York Chiropractic University. She became involved on a state level in the Maine Chiropractic Assistants Association, She was elected by her peer members to serve on the Executive Board for 2 terms. She continued her education by taking classes both in and out of state.Through her further continuing education and her excellent organization skills she became our Team Leader for many years at Healthquest Chiropractic.

  11. Janet, Donald and entire family -
    So sorry to hear about the loss of your sister....I know it has been a long battle and I pray your sister is at peace and in a better place. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and the whole family....never easy.
    Janet - if there is anything I can do please don't hesitate to ask....hugs!

  12. Beth and family, I am so sorry for the lose of your loved one. I pray that God will give you the strength to go forward and comfort & peace to surround you all as you go through these rough days. Our sincere condolences to the entire family..