DONNA DIONNE HUBBARD
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June 6 edition -

DONNA DIONNE HUBBARD

1957 – 2012

GRAND ISLE and AUGUSTA - Donna Dionne Hubbard, 54, passed away after fighting a long, courageous battle with cancer, on May 25, 2012 at an Augusta health care facility. She was born in Edmundston, N.B., Canada on July 25, 1957, the daughter of Lionel “Pit” and Lucille (Cyr) Dionne. She graduated from Van Buren High School in 1975. After high school, she graduated from University of Maine in Augusta in 1978 with a degree in bilingual bicultural program in human services as well as an associate’s degree in general science. She was employed as a secretary at Suburban Gas and at Econo Lodge as a receptionist for several years. Donna is survived by her loving parents, Lionel and Lucille Dionne of Grand Isle; three sisters, Louise Dionne of Otter Creek, Denise Emple and her husband Robert of Falmouth, Michelle Ouellette and her husband Chad of Saco; two brothers, Ronald Dionne and his wife Jennifer of Grand Isle, James Dionne of Grand Isle; her nieces and nephews, Emma and Alec Dionne, Andrew, Sophie, and Charlie Emple, Curtis Dionne, and Brycen Ouellette. A Mass of Christian burial was held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 1, 2012 at St. Gerard Church in Grand Isle. Family and friends called at Lajoie Funeral Home from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Friday.  Interment was immediately following the service at the parish cemetery. Contributions in Donna’s memory may be made to Mizpah, P.O. Box 216, Grand Isle, ME 04746 or to Leisure Gardens, 162 Academy St., Presque Isle, ME 04769. For online condolences, visit www.lajoiefuneralhome.com