AUBURN — Juanita M. Pelletier, 75, a resident of Riverside Street in Lewiston, passed away Wednesday, May 31 at the Hospice House in Auburn, following a brief illness, with her loving family by her side

She was born in Eagle Lake, Feb. 27, 1942, the daughter of Edwidge Doustou. Juanita was a talented jewelry maker for Napier Jewelry Company of Meriden, Conn., while raising four children.

Both she and her husband, Maurice, enjoyed traveling in their free time all over the United States.

Survivors include three sons, Ricky of Hebron, and Michael and Scott, both of Lewiston; one daughter, Debra Aubut and fiancé, Ricky St. Laurent, of Lewiston; one stepson, Maurice Pelletier of Auburn and his fiancée, Kristina, of Lisbon; and one stepdaughter, Paula Pelletier and partner, Evelyn of Whately, Mass.; two brothers, Lloyd Morneault of Lewiston, and Edward Morneault and wife, Catherine, of Baltimore, Md.; nine grandchildren, Caelan, Emma, Evan, Erica, Jennifer, Danielle, Ricky, Michael, and Tiffany; as well as many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Beside her parents, she was predeceased most recently by her husband, Maurice Pelletier on May 22; a sister, Betty; and two brothers, Leo and Reno.

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Juanita M. Pelletier

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