- Louis Cote, 63, passed peacefully June 5, 2017 with his loving family by his side. He was born June 12, 1953 the son of Louis T and Greta (Myers) Cote.
Lou was a 1972 graduate of Orono High School. He then worked at the Old Town mill until a fall in 1984. Lou was a member of the Orono, Old Town and Orland fire departments until he retired after 42 years in 2008. He enjoyed working with the public. He was a track official and volunteer coach, was on the Orland school board, did fire prevention and drove a school bus for Orland and Brewer. Lou was a very kind, loving jokester and a wonderful father, who will be missed more than he will ever know.
Lou is survived by his wife of 35 years on June 19, Debra (Ripley). Two daughters Heather Cote and Nicole Turcotte and husband Cory. One grandson Jacob Turcotte and two step-granddaughters Zoey and Chloie Turcotte. One sister Elizabeth St. Louis. Two sister-in-laws Sharyn Brown and Vicki Ripley and a very special friend Myron Hile. As well as many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents and two brother-in-laws Robert St. Louis and Alfred Brown.
A service will be held at a later time.
Published on  June 20, 2017