BRISTOL - Artheline (Theriault) Paradis, 97, of Bristol, widow of Lucien Paradis, passed away on Monday, November 9, 2015 at the Pines at Bristol. Artheline was born in Ft. Kent, ME on July 25, 1918 and was a daughter of the late Victor and Modest (Deschaine) Theriault.
She was a school teacher at Wilson School in Ft. Kent and after moving to Bristol she retired from Gem Sensors Division of Trans America. Artheline enjoyed gardening, planting and cooking.
Artheline is survived by two sons and a daughter-in-law: Jeffrey and Deborah Paradis and Gary Paradis and his fiancé' Merideth; three grandchildren: Eric Paradis, Corey Paradis Nathan and his wife Anna Paradis; two great-grandchildren: Isabela and Lucien Paradis; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a son: Bruce Paradis; a brother: Fernando Theriault and two sisters: Cora Cleveland and Evangeline Daigle-Saindon.
Funeral services will be held on Friday (November 13, 2015) at 10 AM from Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, to St. Ann Church, 215 West St, Bristol, for a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 AM. Burial will be at the convenience of the family in St. Louis Cemetery Ft Kent, ME. Relatives and friends may call at the Funk Funeral Home on Thursday between 5 and 7 PM. Please visit Artheline's memorial web-site at www.funkfuneralhome.com