HERMON - Lorenzo J. "Roy" Daigle, 89, died May 20, 2015, at a Bangor hospital. He was born July 8, 1925, in Fort Kent, son of Rodrick and Delina (Labbee) Daigle.
Roy was a well-known dairy farmer in Hermon, and will be remembered as a very loving person and hard worker. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him.
Surviving are his wife, Mary Rose Daigle of Hermon; three sons, Daniel Daigle and his wife, Patti, of Vernon Hills, Ill., John Daigle and his wife, Christine, of Oxford, CT, and James Daigle and Orlando Ramos of Sarasota, FL; four daughters, Shirley Higgins and her husband, Joe, of Bangor, Germaine Murphy and her husband, Tom, of Torrington, CT, Adrienne Buzzell and her husband, Bruce, of Hermon and Cecile Daigle of Hampden; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; two brothers, Patrick Daigle and his wife, Teresa, and Oreen Daigle and his wife, Monique, both of Fort Kent; and a stepdaughter, Michele Butera of Brewer. He was predeceased by his first wife of 59 years, Lauretta M. Daigle, in 2006. The family wish to thank EMMC 3rd Floor nursing staff and the ICU for their compassionate and dedicated care.
Relatives and friends are welcome to call 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, May 22, 2015, at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center Street, Bangor. A Funeral Mass will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, May 23, 2015, at St. Paul the Apostle Parish, St. Mary's Catholic Church, 768 Ohio Street, Bangor, followed by the Rite of Committal at Mount Pleasant Catholic Cemetery, Bangor. Those who wish to remember Roy in a special way may make gifts in his memory to: CancerCare, care of EMHS Foundation, P.O. Box 93, Bangor, ME 04402-0931. Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.BrookingsSmith.com.