Marie Jeanne Lamontagne, 90, of Biddeford, died Monday, January 2, 2017 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough. She was born February, 26, 1926 in Biddeford a daughter of Rodolphe and Lucienne (Marcotte) Payheur and was educated in Biddeford Schools.
As a young woman she worked in the Bates and Pepperell mills leaving there to raise her children. She continued to work from her home as a seamstress.
On September 5, 1959 she married George “Pete” Lamontagne in St. Andre’s Church.
She enjoyed sewing and her work as a seamstress.
Marie was predeceased by her husband Pete on March 8, 1999, her daughter Nancy Laverriere in 2007, step-daughter Joan Cadorette in 2009, sister Rena Cote in 2003, and a step-grandson William Goulet.
daughter, Judy Lamontagne of Biddeford
step-son, George “Pete” Lamontagne and his wife Janice of Biddeford
1 brother, Robert Payheur of Biddeford
3 sisters: Irene Morris of North Berwick
Claire Mondville of Waterboro
Rita Milliken of Biddeford
1 grandchild, 5 step-grandchildren and several great grandchildren.
Visiting Hours will be 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Friday, January 6, 2017 at Hope Memorial Chapel 480 Elm Street, Biddeford, ME 04005. A funeral service will take place on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Biddeford. To share condolences online, please visit www.HopeMemorial.com. Marie’s family wishes to thank the staff of Biddeford Estates for their kindness and care for the past 6 years and also to the caring staff at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the charity of your choice.