Edmee “Mimi” Frechette (1929 – 2012)
FARMINGTON - Edmee “Mimi” Frechette, 83, of Jay, died early Friday morning, Aug. 3, 2012 at the Sandy River Center for Healthcare in Farmington.
She was born on Jan. 27, 1929, in Jay, a daughter of Marcel and Celina (Legere) Henry and was educated in Jay schools.
On Oct. 23, 1948, she married John Frechette. He died on Aug. 21, 1978.
Mimi worked at Livermore Shoe Co. and later at G.H. Bass, retiring in 1991.
She was a lifelong communicant of St. Rose of Lima in Jay and was a past Eucharistic minister and member of the Daughters of Isabella. She also volunteered at the Parkview Nursing Home in Livermore Falls.
She enjoyed crocheting and other crafts, jigsaw puzzles, reading, walking and working in her flower gardens. She also enjoyed lunch with friends and trips with the Senior Citizens.
Mimi is survived by her three children, Donald Frechette of Turner, Barbara Allaire of Jay and Joyce LaBrecque and her husband, Mike of Livermore Falls; four grandchildren, Noah and Lacy Frechette, Cody Dunham and Jason LaBrecque and his wife, Rachel; three great grandchildren Aiden Frechette, Kai and Camron LaBrecque; siblings, Raymond Henry of Livermore, Patrick Henry and his wife, Theresa of Augusta, Lourette Poulin of Farmington and Pete Henry and his wife, Elaine of Jay. She was predeceased by siblings Rose LaBlanc, Elise Langlois, Fidel Henry and infant brother, Francis Henry.
Words of condolence and tribute may be shared with her family on her tribute wall at www.wilesrc.com.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated, 11AM, Mon., Aug. 6, 2012 at St. Rose of Lima in Jay with Rev. Thomas Lequin, celebrant. Family and friends are invited to call 2-4PM, Sun., Aug. 5, 2012 at the Wiles Remembrance Center, 308 Franklin Rd., Rte. 133, Jay. Interment will be at a later date at the Holy Cross Cemetery in Livermore Falls.