1929 - 2011
ST. AGATHA at BANGOR - Reginald Plourde 82, died at Eastern Maine Medical Center Aug. 12, 2011 surrounded by his family, after a brief illness. He was born in St. Agatha April 7, 1929 the son of Pierre and Madeline ‘Ouellette’ Plourde. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Francoise ‘Martin’ Plourde of St. Agatha; one daughter Carole of St. Agatha; three sons Paul and his wife Joyce of Waterbury, Conn., James and his wife Mary Ann of Prospect, Conn., and Tom and special companion Trish Meaney of Wolcott, Conn., and three grandchildren, Kristin, Angela and Michael Plourde. He is also survived by one brother Richard of Ohio, and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by 14 siblings. Reginald was a 3rd Degree Knights of Columbus, loved to spend time with family and friends, and loved to play cards and games on the computer. At his request there will be no calling hours. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday Aug. 16 at the St. Agatha Catholic Church with the Rev. Phil Cyr officiating. Burial was in the St. Agatha Lower Cemetery. For those who desire donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice. Send condolences to www.michaudfuneralhomes.com.