Dorothy M. Beaulieu

PRESQUE ISLE - Dorothy M. Beaulieu, 97, passed away Sunday, March 24, 2013, at a Presque Isle hospital. She was born June 10, 1915, in Houlton, daughter of M. Lloyd and Clarissa (Vaughn) Stantial.

She worked as a registered nurse for 45 years, first at A.R. Gould Memorial Hospital, Presque Isle Sanatorium and then company nurse at Converse Rubber Co., Presque Isle. After her retirement she worked at the Aroostook County Action Program daycare. Dorothy was a lifetime member of Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion Auxiliary.

She is survived by her son, Thomas H. Beaulieu and wife, Linda, of Frenchville; sister, Mary McNutt of Houlton; four grandchildren, Myra, Jeremy and Jenna Beaulieu, and April Rusnack; seven great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. Dorothy was predeceased by her husband, Willie Beaulieu, in 2010; sister, Effie Gray; and great-grandson, Skyy Wright.

Friends may call 1 p.m. until the time of the memorial service 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 3, at Duncan-Graves Funeral Home, 30 Church St., Presque Isle, with Pastor Daniel Rayner officiating. Spring interment will be at Maine Veterans Cemetery, Caribou. Online condolences may be expressed at

Funeral Home

Duncan Graves Funeral Home
30 Church Street Presque Isle, ME 04769

Published in BDN Maine on Mar. 27, 2013