Theodore “Teddy” Thibeault
LAWTELL, LA -- Theodore “Teddy” Thibeault, 96, died on April 4, 2013 in Lawtell, LA.
He was born in Jay on June 12, 1916, a son of Francois and Emelienne (Collette) Thibeault. Teddy attended Jay schools and at the age of 17 he entered the Merchant Marines. He was stationed in Port Arthur, TX and retired there.
He then moved on to Lawtell, LA to enjoy his retirement. Upon his visits to Maine, he would head to Livermore and Jay then to Mexico, where he stayed with his brother Fino. He enjoyed spending time at Dummer’s Beach where he would also visit his neighborhood friend, Anthony “Brass” Doiron.
He is survived by several nieces and nephews.
Teddy was predeceased by his first wife, Nancy and their son, Darrell; his second wife, Doris; brothers, Clarence of Livermore Falls,
Rapheno Sr. and Joe of Mexico, Frank of Athol, MA; and sisters, Mabel Beisaw of Wilton, Georgie Fuller of Livermore, and Eva
Farettie and Rose Therrien, both of Jay.