Normand L. St. Laurent


LEWISTON – Normand L. St. Laurent, 66, a prominent area businessman died Sunday, Jan. 7, at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center after a brief illness.

He was born in Lewiston on Jan. 2, 1941, the son of Willie and Doria (Roy) St. Laurent. He attended St. Dominic’s High School, and then entered the U.S. Marine Corp, where he was honorably discharged. On Sept. 29, 1962, he married the former Jeannette Grondin at Holy Cross Church in Lewiston.

He was the owner/operator of the family business, St. Laurent & Son Excavation Inc.

He had a great love for his family, especially his grandchildren, and was an avid Maineac’s hockey fan who was a proud season ticket holder. He enjoyed playing cards and a life long animal lover.

He was a parishioner of Holy Cross Church and was a a member of the ACME Club, where he liked to socialize with many friends.

Survivors include his wife, Jeannette of Lewiston; three sons, Rick N. St. Laurent, and his wife, Kimberly and their children, Nicole, and Aubrey of Huntington Beach, Calif., Gary R. St. Laurent, and his wife, Doreen and their children, Jill, Mikaela and Nathan, of Lewiston and Randy M. St. Laurent, and his wife, Jennifer and their children, Julia and Benjamin, of Lewiston; two sisters, Jeannine Houdlette, and her husband, Erwin, of Gardiner and Jeannette Marquis of Greene; a special sister-in-law, Doris Welding; and also a special friend, Vicki Camire.

He was predeceased by one granddaughter, Taylor St. Laurent in 1997; as well as a very special niece, Dawn Marie Welding in 1993.