LEWISTON — Yzette M. P. Vachon, 93, of Lewiston, died Sunday, June 4, at the Montello Manor, where she had been a resident for the past two years.

Born in Lewiston on Dec. 19, 1923, she was the daughter of Rosario J. and Jeannette Martin Dionne. Educated in local schools, she married Wilfred Vachon on Nov. 27, 1969. Mr. Vachon passed away on Aug. 3, 1990. She worked for many years in the dental practice of Dr. Marcotte, and then as a nurse’s aide at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center. Following her retirement, she volunteered at both St. Mary’s and Central Maine Medical Center. A member of S. Peter & Paul Basilica, Prince of Peace Parish, she enjoyed gardening and working on hooked rugs.

Survivors include a brother, Gillis Dionne of Lewiston.

Besides her parents and husband, she was predeceased by two brothers, the Rev. Martin Dionne O.P. and Rosario Dionne Jr.; two sisters, Jeannine Dionne and Sr. Roselle Dionne CSJ; and a sister-in-law, Yvette Dionne.

The family would like to thank the staffs of Montello Manor and Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice Services for all the loving care they gave Yzette during her final years. Condolences may be found online at www.albert-burpee.com.

Yzette M. P. Vachon

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