Welcome to the memorial page for

Edmund L. Fearon

July 2, 1930 ~ March 30, 2017 (age 86)

Edmund L. Fearon, 86, of Saco died Thursday, March 30, 2017 at the Monarch Center in Saco.  He was born July 2, 1930 in Biddeford a son of Henry F. and Dorothy (Burnham) Fearon and was educated locally, graduating from Biddeford High school in the Class of 1948.  He joined the U.S. Navy and then transferred to the Marine Corps, serving as a Medical Corpsman in Korea.


On June 2, 1951 he married Marguerite Cote at St. Joseph’s Church in Biddeford.


He was employed at the Webber Hospital / Southern Maine Medical Center for 35 years, retiring as director of the laboratories.


Edmund enjoyed gardening, fishing and camping.  He had also traveled with his wife to England, Austria, Ireland, Hawaii and California.


Marguerite, his wife of 62 years, preceded him in death on this same date three years ago (March 30th 2013)  Also predeceasing him were his daughter, Joanne Foresman in 2013, a grandson Matthew Binette in 2017, and brothers, Richard and Paul Fearon.


He is survived by:

          One son, Philip Fearon and his wife Brandi of Saco

          5 daughters:

                    Leah Ross of Virginia

                    Patricia Quessy and her husband Jean Guy of Naples, FL

                    Lynne Belanger and her husband Lou of Biddeford

Claire Custeau and her husband Donald of Biddeford

Robin Elsier and her husband Dominic of Waterboro

          9 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, nieces and nephews


Visiting Hours will be 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at Hope Memorial Chapel 480 Elm Street, Biddeford, ME 04005.   A funeral service will follow at 6:00 p.m. in the Hope Chapel.  Burial will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery at a later date.  To share condolences online, please visit  In lieu of flowers, donations on Edmund’s memory may be made to:  Amedisys Foundation (to benefit Beacon Hospice), 3854 American Way,  Baton Rouge, LA 70816, or to The Monarch Center Garden Beautification Fund,  392 Main St. Saco, ME  04072.


Charitable donations may be made to:

Amedisys Foundation (Beaon Hospice)
3854 American Way, Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Monarch Center Garden Beautification Fund
392 Main Street, Saco ME 04072

 Service Information

April 4, 2017

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Hope Memorial Chapel
480 Elm Street
Biddeford, ME 04005

Funeral Service
April 4, 2017

6:00 PM
Hope Memorial Chapel
480 Elm Street
Biddeford, ME 04005

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