DEXTER AND WATERVILLE - Leo J. Beaupre, 95, passed away peacefully into the everlasting arms of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, June 14, 2015 surrounded by his family at Park Residences in Waterville.
He was born September 13, 1919, in Millinocket, a son of Maxim and Cora (Desjardins) Beaupre. He served in the U.S. Army in Europe and Africa from 1941 to 1945 during World War II. Leo was a longtime machinist with Fayscott-Landis in Dexter and Norton Industries in Worcester, MA. He was a communicant of Our Lady of The Snows Parish. Leo was a very avid Boston Red Sox fan and proud to have witnessed 3 World Series victories. He was a very loving father, grandfather and great grandfather. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Leo is survived by his loving daughters and their husbands, Sharon and Sam Dunaway of Amelia, VA, Carol and Tom Novellino of Waterville, Lisa and David Brown of Guilford; grandchildren, Boyd Pullyard of San Francisco, CA, Todd Pullyard of Tampa Bay, FL, Paul and wife Janice Cyr of Sandown, NH, Jamie Libby of Guilford; a great granddaughter, Madison Cyr of Sandown, NH; sisters, Pauline and husband Richard Ham of Dexter, and Irene Croan of Harned, KY; special friend and former wife, Marjorie Ellis of Guilford; cousins; nieces and nephews; and a special grand dog, "Colonel Murphy".
He was predeceased by a sister Elsie and 2 brothers, Albert and Gerald.
The family would like to especially thank his extended family, the Park Residences team, for their love and care during his 3 year residence. They would also like to thank Maine General Hospice during his final days.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 P.M. Thursday, June 18th, at Crosby & Neal, 61 Main Street, Dexter. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 11 AM. Friday at St. Anne's Church, followed by interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Dexter. Friends and family are invited to gather at St. Anne's Parish Center.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Disabled American Veterans, P. O. Box 3151, Augusta, ME 04330. Those who wish may leave written tributes at www.CrosbyNeal.com