Patricia M. Bissonette, 1931 - 2013

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Patricia M. Bissonette, 82, of 20 Hutchinson Street, Lewiston, died Saturday, November 9, 2013 at her home, following a brief illness. Born in Lewiston on September 18, 1931, she was the daughter of Charles and Regina Arseneault Roberts. Educated in local schools, she  attended  Lewiston High School. On September 1, 1951, she married the love of her life, Real ‘Ray” Bissonette, at St. Joseph’s Church in Lewiston. A dedicated homemaker, she also worked for many years at Clark Shoe and Bates Fabrics. She was an avid reader, enjoyed knitting and crocheting, was an enthusiastic Bingo Player, and was known for her delicious baked goods. A member of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church in Sabattus, she is survived by her husband, Real “Ray” Bissonette of Lewiston, two daughters, Patricia A. and husband Bill Pollack of Wales, and Margaret “Peg” Bissonette of Lewiston, a special family friend,  Doris Belanger of Lewiston, a brother, Richard Roberts and wife Lorraine of Lewiston, a sister, Mary E. Hinkley of Auburn, a granddaughter, Tracy M. Hall of Lewiston, and several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by five brothers and their spouses; Fred and wife Minnie, Sam and wife Gloria, William and wife Beverly, John and wife Agnes, Albert and wife Barbara, and three sisters and their spouses; Arlene and husband Maurice Hiscock, Jane and husband Gerard Cote, and Regina and husband Lloyd Strout. 

Funeral Notice

BISSONETTE, Patricia, 82, of Lewiston, died in Lewiston on November 9, 2013. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Friday, 2 - 4  & 6 - 8 PM. Funeral services will be Saturday, 10 AM, at Holy Trinity Church in Lisbon Falls. Interment, St. Peter’s Cemetery. Donations may be made in her memory to Friends Alternative Care, P.O. Box 2097, Lewiston, ME 04241-2097. 

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