MADAWASKA, OLD ORCHARD BEACH, and MARLBORO, MASS. - Yvonne Marie (Ladden) Bourgoine, died Dec. 23 2012, at a Van Buren health care facility. She was born Sept. 22, 1957, in Marlboro, Mass., the daughter of the late John and Dorothy Ladden. Yvonne graduated from Marlboro High in 1975. Yvonne was a very caring and loving person, to know her was to love her. Yvonne worked in greenhouses in her younger years and pursued her dream of working with flowers, by attending and getting her degree in floral design. She worked as floral manager for a major supermarket chain in Massachusetts. Yvonne loved Old Orchard Beach, painting, her cats, getting together with friends, and making her own greeting cards.
Yvonne is survived by her companion of 18 years, Pete Bourgoine of Madawaska; two brothers, Paul and Donald Ladden of Marlboro, Mass. Yvonne was predeceased by her parents, John and Dorothy Ladden; a brother, Mike; her mother-in-law and friend, Jeanette Bourgoin.
There are no viewing hours. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Jan. 15, at St. Thomas Church, Madawaska, where all are encouraged to attend a parlay at 9 a.m. before the service.