AUBURN – B. Maurice Morin, 80, of Lucille Street, the voice of the Mainiacs, died Thursday, Jan. 25, at his home.

He was born in Lewiston, April 22, 1926, the son of Remus and Yolande Bernard Morin.

Moe was educated in local schools and served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

On Dec. 27, 1947, he married Loretta Provencher, who predeceased him in 2004.

He served as a policeman for the city of Auburn, retiring in 1971. He later worked and retired from Bath Iron Works.

He enjoyed singing and acting in many plays with the Community Little Theater and being a “very special person” to many children at Christmas time for many years.

He was a member of St. Louis Parish, Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion Post No. 135, the Knights of Columbus 4th Degree Wallace Assembly, past Grand Knight of the Auburn Council Knights of Columbus and l’Orpheon Men’s Choir.

Moe and his wife enjoyed wintering in Zephyrhills, Fla. for 20 years. He was very proud of being the voice of the Mainiacs at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee.

He is survived by a daughter, Monique Langis and companion, John Heilman, of Auburn; two sons, Ronald Morin and wife, Debra, of Auburn, and Donald Morin and companion, Linda Taylor, of Leeds; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; a sister, Louise Ladakakos and husband, John, of Florida; and a brother, Normand Morin and wife, Constance, of Auburn; and many nieces and nephews.