SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Pauline Charest Belisle of Springfield, Mo., went to be with her Lord and Savior, joining her dear husband, Eddy, on Jan. 13.
She was born in Lewiston, Aug. 11, 1933, the daughter of Lorette and Albert Belanger and Adrian Charest. Her most precious desire was that her family and those she loved would have a personal relationship with Christ.
She and her husband, Eddy Belisle lived in Turner for more than 30 years, moving to Arkansas in 1988. She attended Rhema Bible College there and had a ministry of reaching out to those who needed to hear a word of hope. Part of her outreach included helping to build nine churches in under developed countries.
Pauline is survived by her eight children and their spouses, Cyndy Bell, Auburn, Dan and Lorraine Camire, Turner, John and Giselle Camire, Greene, Joy Crockett, Bar Harbor, Tim and Cyndy Camire, Auburn, Penny and Brian Case, Harrison, Ark., Caroline and John Last, Springfield, Mo. and Lisa O’Neal, New Mexico; she has 20 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren; her loving sister, Rachel Cote and her husband, Leonard, of Auburn; another sister and brother; a fraternal aunt, Lorraine Dussault of Lewiston; and maternal aunts, Jeannette Freve of Lewiston and Cecile Brown of Orono.