Richard F. Therriault


SABATTUS — Richard F. Therriault, 69, of Webster Corner Road, died peacefully at his home early Monday, Feb. 20.

He was born in Lewiston, Nov. 20, 1942, the son of Raoul and Jeannette (Morin) Therriault. Richard was educated in Lewiston schools and attended the University of Maine. He served in the U.S. Army Reserves.

In 1968, he married Claudette (Poulin) Therriault. Together they made their home and raised their family in Sabattus. Richard worked at local businesses including Yvon’s, Riley’s and HP Hood. He loved basketball and was a car enthusiast.

He will be sadly missed by those who survive him, including his wife, Claudette; his daughter, Rachel Keene of Sabattus; his two sons, Steven of Sabattus and Daniel (and wife, Katherine) of North Carolina; his sister, Claire (and her husband, Arthur) Allard, of Lewiston; his two brothers, Raymond (and wife, Claire) of Lewiston and Marcel (and wife, Claire) of Lisbon; sister-in-law, Connie Martel and her husband, Roger, of Lewiston; and his six grandchildren, Rebecca Keene, Samantha Therriault, Reuben Keene, Elizabeth Therriault, Graham Therriault and Henri David Therriault.

He was predeceased by his mother and father; a brother, Robert; and a sister, Dorothee.

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