AUBURN — Theresa A. Cote, 93, of Lewiston passed away Sunday, Aug. 5, at The Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice House in Auburn.

She was born in Lewiston on Sept. 11, 1924, a daughter of the late Adolph and Alice Cote. She lived her entire life in Lewiston where she attended local schools, graduating from Lewiston High School. She worked at Paine Incense for more than 32 years, until she retired. She was a member of St. Patrick’s Parish in Lewiston, until its closing several years ago. She then attended church at The Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul as a member of Prince of Peace Parish. She enjoyed working, going out to eat, having flowers around the house and especially getting together with her large family on Sundays.

Theresa is survived by two brothers, Jean Paul Cote of Lewiston, Robert Cote of Lewiston; and several nieces, nephews and many friends.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her siblings Adrien Cote, Normand Cote, Priscilla Dubois and Jean Louis Cote.

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