Mme Blanche's Story
Baker Lake, N.B., Canada
- It is with great sorrow that we announce the death of Mrs. Blanche Couillard Ouellette, wife of Dr. Benoit Ouellette, who left this world on October 21, 2016.
In addition to her husband, "Doctor Ben", she is survived by her children, Alain (wife, Louise) of Fort Kent, Maine; Line (husband, Jeff Hanson) of Westbrook, Maine; her grandchildren: Jacques Alain, Luc Denis, Andre Michel, Philippe Louis, Sophie Marie; a great-granddaughter, Julianna; and a brother, George (wife, Dora) of Ottawa. She now rests with her daughter, Line Marie, who died in infancy; her parents, Georges-Henri Couillard and Elmire Blanchet; her brothers, Antoine and Andre; and her sister, Colombe.
Mrs. Blanche Couillard Ouellette's funeral Mass will take place on Thursday, October 27, 2016, at 3pm Eastern Time (US), in the Church of St. Thomas the Apostle in Baker Lake, New Brunswick, Canada, with interment in the parish cemetery.
The family invites friends and family for visiting hours from 12pm to 3pm on Thursday at the hall located beneath the church, prior to the celebration of Holy Mass.
She was a long standing and well respected member of the Northern Neighbors Quilters of Fort Kent. Monetary donations may be made in Blanche's memory and mailed to the following address: Northern Neighbors Quilters, c/o Rachel Marquis, PO Box 34, Fort Kent, ME 04744.