Laura E. Arsenault
RUMFORD -- Laura E. Arsenault, 90, died on September 27, 2013 at the Rumford Community Home.
Born in Rumford on March 10, 1923, she was the daughter of John J. and Bibiane (Jennie) Gallant Arsenault.
Laura was employed at the former Oxford Paper Company and the Waldo Street Corner Pharmacy. As her mother’s health declined, Laura became her primary caretaker bringing much love and joy to her and all family members. She took great pride in caring for her nephew Alfred (T-Fred) Arsenault, who was very special to her.
She was a devote Catholic and communicant of the Parish of the Holy Savior in Rumford and was also a member of St. Timothy Circle #504, Daughters of Isabella.
Survivors include her brother-in-law, Robert Allen and his wife, Pauline of Lewiston, and many, many nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews and great-great nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by four brothers, George, Clarence (Joe), James (Wilfred) and Raymond; and two sisters, Adeline (Bunnie) Arsenault and Theresa Allen.
Aunt Laura was a very special person. “Love You More.”
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Monday at the Parish of The Holy Savior, St. Athanasius-St. John Church in Rumford. Interment will be in St. John Cemetery, Rumford. Those who desire may contribute to the Activity Fund of the Rumford Community Home, 11 JFK Lane, Rumford, ME 04276 in her memory.