- Jane Mathilda Charette, 78, passed away on Monday, December 18, 2017, at a Millinocket health care facility. She was born on January 15, 1939, in Fort Kent, the daughter of Levit and Frances (Thibodeau) Caron.
Jane grew up in Fort Kent, and married Arnold Charette before they moved to Connecticut. They moved back to Millinocket in 1965, where they have resided since. Jane was a stay at home mom while the children were young, then worked as a waitress at several local restaurants, where she was very popular among the clientele. She enjoyed walking and going for rides.
She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Arnold G. Charette of Millinocket; four children, Andre Charette and his wife, Harriet, of Millinocket, Linda Charette of Stanford, Connecticut, Donna Charette of Millinocket, and Gregory Charette and his wife, Carol, of Millinocket; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; four sisters, Lorette Clark and her husband, Rodney, Gail Caron, Jean Voisine and her husband, Pat, and Peggy Ouelette and her husband, Gerard; a brother-in-law, Kenneth Michaud; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. In addition to her parents, Jane was predeceased by a sister, Brenda Michaud, and a grandson, Marcus Charette.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in the springtime, with interment at the Millinocket Cemetery. Gifts in memory of Jane may be sent to Katahdin Health Care, 22 Walnut Street, Millinocket, ME 04462. Arrangements are by Lamson Funeral Home, Millinocket. Messages of condolence may be expressed at www.lamsonfh.com.
Published on  December 20, 2017