Lewis “Louie” Duguay
LEWISTON -- Lewis “Louie” Duguay, 71, of Swett Avenue in Mexico passed away on Sunday July 29, 2012 at the Central Maine Medical Center following a long illness, with loving family at his side.
He was born in Mexico on Dec. 24, 1940, a son of Desire J. and Evelyn (Strout) Duguay.
Louie was employed at several different manufacturing companies for many years and later was self-employed as a scrap metal dealer. He was an avid motor cycle enthusiast and loved his red Harley Davidson trike.
Louie loved hunting and fishing, playing poker, bingo and going to the casinos. He most of all loved spending time with his family.
Surviving are his wife of 14 years, Rosanna (Fortier) Duguay of Mexico; nine children, Betty Cioffa and fiance, Jeff of Rumford, Beverly Tuttle and husband, Bill of Mexico, Tina Poirier and husband, Louie of Mexico, Troy Duguay and wife, Andrea of Rumford, Corey Duguay and wife, Denise of Mexico, Lisa McCarthy and husband, John of Vernon, CT, Rita Bennett of Willington, CT, Francis Bennett, Jr. of Chaplin, CT, and Ann Bennett of Ellington, CT; a sister, Hilda Rouleau of Rumford; four brothers, Robert Duguay and wife, Gertrude of No. Carolina, Thurl Duguay and wife, Joan of Rumford, Kenneth Duguay and companion, Andrea of Rumford, and Ray Duguay and wife, Jackie of Mexico; and 15 grandchildren, Bill Perry, Randi Cioffa, Amber Maurais, Laura Tuttle, Natarsha Tuttle, George Tuttle IV, David Duguay, Louann Poirier, Kyle Duguay, Alexis Duguay, Taylor Duguay, Dylan Duguay, Amber Sallstrom, Matthew McCarthy and Amanda McCarthy.
He was predeceased by his parents; a daughter, Michelle Bennett; two brothers, Desire Duguay, Jr. and Perley Duguay; and a sister, Theresa Duguay.
Visiting hours will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday at SG Thibault Funeral Home, 250 Penobscot St., Rumford. A Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday at SG Thibault Funeral Home. Interment will be in St. John Cemetery. If so desired contributions in Louie’s memory may be made to the charity of one’s choice.