VALERE C. SIROIS
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VALERE C. SIROIS

1919 - 2011

MADAWASKA - Valere C. Sirois, 92, died Aug. 15, 2011 at a Madawaska health care facility. He was born in Madawaska on May 27,1919, the son of the late Charles and Olive (Sirois) Sirois. Valere worked for many years at Fraser Paper, and as a mailman for the U.S. Post Office in Madawaska. He was a member of the Fourth Degree Assembly of the Knights of Columbus, Council 2638 of Madawaska. He is survived by his beloved wife of 59 years, Francoise (Albert) Sirois of Madawaska; two sons, Roland Sirois and his wife Maureen of Port Hope, Ontario, Canada, and Dennis Sirois and his wife Brenda of Warner Robin, Ga.; seven grandchildren, William, Francis, Matthew, Michelle, Rachel, Stacie, and Jessica; one sister, Theresa Signorili of Stamford, Conn.; three brothers, Claude Sirois and his wife Agnes, Hermel Sirois and his wife Pierrette, and Charles Sirois and his wife Rina of all of Madawaska; three sisters-in-law, Claire Sirois and Lucille Sirois both of Madawaska, and Claire Sirois of Richmond; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by one sister, Corinne, and four brothers, Bertrand, Lucien, Conrad, and Robert. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 18 at the St. Thomas Aquinas Church. Family and friends called at Lajoie Funeral Home from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday and from 9 a.m. until time of service on Thursday. Interment took place immediately following the service in the parish cemetery. For online condolences, visit www.lajoiefuneralhome.com