MADAWASKA - Rita Chamberlain, 90, passed away on Friday, October 10, 2014 at a Madawaska health care facility. She was born in Fort Kent on September 5, 1924, daughter of the late Fortuna and Delia (Ringuette) Pelletier.
Rita was a kind compassionate person, who always put others needs before hers. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother who will be missed by all.
She is survived by one daughter, Ida Beaulieu and her husband, Ray of Madawaska; one son, Leonard Chamberlain of Eagle Lake; 2 grandchildren, Dale Beaulieu and his wife, Denise of Madawaska, Dana Beaulieu and his companion, April Chasse of Madawaska; one beloved great-granddaughter, Amber Beaulieu of Madawaska; one step-great-granddaughter, Brittany Cyr of Madawaska; one sister, Virginia Bourgoin and her husband, Luke of Madawaska; one brother, Roger Pelletier and his wife, Bella of Madawaska; a special daughter-in-law, Rebecca Brown Chamberlain of Florida; several nieces and nephews. Rita was predeceased by her husband, Arthur Chamberlain; one son, Andrew Chamberlain; two sisters, Ida Larlee and Imelda Little; one brother, Leonard Pelletier.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, October 16, 2014 at the St. Thomas Church. Family and friends may offer their condolences at the church from 9 a.m. until 9:45 a.m. Thursday. Interment will be held immediately following the service at the Parish cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to Lajoie Funeral Home. For online condolences, please visit www.lajoiefuneralhome.com
Published on  October 14, 2014