Brian P. LeRiche, 1963 - 2017

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Brian Paul LeRiche, 53, passed away unexpectedly from COPD complications on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at his home in Canton. He was born in Lewiston, Maine on June 28, 1963, the son of Alfred Noel LeRiche Jr. and Blanche (Violette) LeRiche, the twelfth of their 13 children. He attended local parochial schools and graduated from Lewiston High School in 1981. There are special memories of Brian, a quiet sweet boy, camping at Hermit Island , swimming at Little Wilson Pond and playing family card and board games before mental illness entered his life.  Be at peace, Brian. He was predeceased by his father in 2004 and his mother in 2009. He is survived by 8 sisters: Eileen and husband Wallace Garroway of Standish, Gail and husband James McCourt of Woolwich, Nancy and husband John Stern of Cape Neddick, Carol LeRiche of Lewistion, Karen LeRiche and wife Lorna Littleway of New York, NY, Debra LeRiche of Folsom , CA, Catherine and husband Daniel Boutin of Auburn and Cynthia LeRiche of Folsom, CA. ,  4 brothers: Steven LeRiche and husband Chuck Austin of North Adams, MA, Michael LeRiche of Lewiston,  Jeffrey and wife Judy LeRiche of Burlington, NC and James and wife Laurie LeRiche of Albany, OR.  He is also survived by 14 nieces and nephews and many great-nieces and great-nephews, as well as numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. 

Funeral Notice

LeRICHE, Brian P., 53, of Canton, died in Canton on January 17, 2017.  A graveside service will be held at Mount Hope Cemetery in the summer.  An announcement will be made when the date is selected. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to NAMI Maine, 1 Bangor St., Augusta, ME 04330 or Pinnacle Health & Rehab, P.O. Box 548, Canton, ME 04221. 


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