PRESQUE ISLE - Erastine F. Michaud, 94, a beloved mother and great grandmother died peacefully on Sept. 2, 2014 at a Caribou health care facility. She was born on March 6, 1920 in Monticello, the daughter of Rex and Iva (Cullins) Melvin.
She worked as a registered nurse and the Presque Isle Sanitarium and for Dr. Gerald Donahue MD. Erastine had many dear friends and acquaintances throughout her life. She dearly loved her grandchildren.
She is survived by her daughter, Mary Ellen Duplessis and son-in-law, Richard Duplessis of Presque Isle, five grandchildren, Ben Duplessis of Fairfield, Ellen Keister and her husband, Jon and their son, Jonah of Roanoke, VA, Daniel Duplessis and his wife, Casey and their son, Danny of Goldsboro, NC, Sarah Duplessis and her fiancé, Joe Bell of Presque Isle, Andrew Duplessis and his wife, Kristi of Savannah, GA. and was predeceased by a sister, Clara Schurman of Patten. She will be greatly missed by her family. The family wishes to thank all the staff at Caribou Nursing Home for all the warm and compassionate care given to Erastine.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Interment was at North Main Street Catholic Cemetery, Presque Isle. Online condolences may be shared at www.duncan-graves.com