EAST MILLINOCKET - Rebecca L. Leclerc, 56, passed peacefully on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at a Millinocket hospital with family by her side. She was born July 18, 1958 in Millinocket, the daughter of Dwight and Jean Osgood.
Becky grew up in East Millinocket, and was a graduate of Schenck High School, class of 1976. In high school, she was a cheerleader, a member of the band where she played the clarinet, and was a member of the National Honor Society. After high school, Becky attended college
and eventually went to work at the Bank of America in Bangor and Orono, where she was an educational advisor to the employees. During that time, she became a mother to three children, who meant everything to her. On Thanksgiving Day 2011, she married her high school sweetheart, Allen Leclerc of East Millinocket. Becky was a communicant of Christ the Divine Mercy Parish, attending
at St. Peter's Catholic Church in East Millinocket. She enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren, walking her dog, and spending time on the beach whenever she could. Becky will be remembered as someone who was always concerned with others, willing to lend a helping hand or listening ear whenever she could.
In addition to her husband, Allen J. Leclerc of East Millinocket, she is survived by three children, Daniel B. Lewis and Nathan B. Lewis, both of Portland, and Olivia J. Lewis of East Millinocket and Standish, where she is attending nursing school; two stepchildren,
Katelyn Elizabeth Montgomery and her husband, John of Millinocket, and Benjamin Allen Leclerc of East Millinocket; three grandchildren, Kylie-Jo Lewis, Jace Lewis, and Aubrey Elizabeth Turcotte; her mother-in-law, Claudette Leclerc of East Millinocket; a sister-in-law, Denise Beaudry and her husband, Ed of Middletown, Connecticut; two uncles, Robert Osgood of Lee, Richard Osgood of East Millinocket; an aunt, Belle Clendenning of Augusta; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Becky was predeceased by her parents, a sister, Laurie
Rideout; and a nephew, Dwight Rideout.
Friends are invited to visit with the family 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, October 7 at the Lamson Funeral Home, 11 Tamarack St., Millinocket, where a Service of Remembrance will be conducted at 8 p.m., following the time of visitation. Private interment will be at the East Millinocket Cemetery. Gifts in memory of Becky may be sent to the Katahdin Area support Group, P.O. Box 374, Millinocket, ME 04462. Messages of condolence may be expressed at www.lamsonfh.com.
Published on  October 3, 2014