Funeral services held for Joel Edward Theriault
RUMFORD -- A Mass of Christian Burial for Joel Edward Theriault of Bath and formerly Rumford were celebrated on August 9, 2013 at Parish of the Holy Savior, St. Athanasius–St. John Church, with Fr. Greg Dube as celebrant.
Altar Server was Bernard Poirier. Organist was Mark Belanger. Music selections included Over The Rainbow, Hosea, In The Garden, Because the Lord Is My Shepherd, and Fly Like a Bird.
A reading from the old testament was pronounced by his sister Shelly Lord and brother Jason Theriault and from the new testament by his aunt Bev Theriault. Words of remembrance were given by his aunt Mary Theriault. The gifts were presented by all his nieces and nephews.
Committal services were conducted by Fr. Greg Dube at St. John Cemetery, Rumford. Military Honors were conducted by the Maine Military Funeral Honors Program from Augusta.
A reception served by the Daughters of Isabella followed in the Parish Hall of the church.
Pall bearers were Josh Boyden, James Wardack, Scott Theriault, Scott Organek, Troy Lord and Steve Milledge.
Arrangements were under the care of the Meader & Son Funeral Home, Rumford.