Jeanne Cote Labbe Roberge

Birth Date: Aug. 16, 1928

Death Date: Jun. 27, 2012

Jeanne Labbe Roberge, 83, of Biddeford died Wednesday morning, June 27, 2012 at her residence after a long illness. She was born in Notre Dame du Lac, PQ, Canada on August 16, 1928 a daughter of Martin and Julie Paradis Cote and was educated in Canada.

On July 15, 1946 she married Fernand Labbe in St. Benoit’s de Packington, PQ. He died on December 1, 1993.

Jeanne moved from Canada with her family to the local area in 1963. Here she worked 5 years with Allied Shoe in Saco, 5 years with Westland Shoe in Biddeford 21 years with John Roberts, Inc. in Biddeford. She last worked for St. Josephs Convent on Pool St. retiring in 1998.

On April 25, 2001 she married Ralph C. Roberge in St. Joseph Church, Biddeford. He died June 24, 2007.

Mrs. Roberge had been a longtime parishioner of St. Andre’s Church in Biddeford and a former member of Council St. Theresa of St. Jean Baptist Society.

She was predeceased by a daughter Danielle Labbe in 1952, 5 brothers, Adelard, Etien, Gerard, Adrien & Robert Cote, one sister Julienne Cote and one grandchild Brian Allie.

Surviving are:

6 daughters: Adrienne Beaulieu & her husband Marcel of Biddeford
Marie-Reine Berube & her husband Ronald of Biddeford
Claudette Allie with whom she resided of Biddeford
Nicole Angers of Portland
Linda Tardif & her husband Raymond of Biddeford
Colombe Angers & her husband Roch of Biddeford

11 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.

2 step-sons: Michael Roberge & his wife Eileen of O.O. Beach
Donald Roberge of Holly Springs, NC

2 step-daughters: Suzanne White & her husband Larry of Gorham
Carmen Ellis of Gorham

Visiting hours will be Sunday, July 1, 2012 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Hope Memorial Chapel, 480 Elm Street, Biddeford, ME 04005. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1 p.m. on Monday, July 2, 2012 at St. Joseph Church of the Good Shepherd Parish in Biddeford. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery in Biddeford. Arrangements are by Hope Memorial Chapel. Donations in Jeanne’s memory may be made to Hospice of Southern Maine, 180 US Route 1, Scarborough, ME 04074 or Friends of Community Action, The Food Pantry, 162 Elm St., Biddeford, ME 04005. To share condolences online, please visit



Jean Paul Dubé&Odette Malenfrant
connaissances du Canada
sincères condéléances à la famille

Francne Côté
A toute la famlle de, toute mes sympathies


Francne Côté
Sympathies a toute votre famille

Denis Côté
A toute la famille de tante Jeanne, mes sinceres sympathies.

Denise and Mike Perron
Colombe, Roch, and family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Priscille Langelier
Jeanne was a good friend at Allied Shoe and we had so much fun with her she will be deeply missed and a very good family person , I will never forget her and her Brother Robert Cote he was our friend too again my Deepest Sympathy and our Love to all of you ....Mr & Mrs Normand Langelier

Carmen Ellis
Mom, I will miss you very much! You made dad so happy!!! I love you my perrute!!!

marcel a paradis
So sorry for your loss My prayers are with you.

Renald & Rollande Beaulieu
Nos sincere sympathie a la famille de Madame Jeanne, nos penseee et priere son avec vous en ces moment difficile

Celine Lariviere
Jeanne was a good friend at John Roberts..we shared many laughs and good times there..Always pleasant when I saw her around Biddeford..Rest in Peace Jeanne. You will surely be missed.

Melissa Bednarowski
To the Loving Family of Ms. Roberge,
My thoughts and prayers are with you today and each day ahead.
May God Bless You

Ron and Sheila Neault
Claudette,Colombe and families;
Our condolences on the loss of your loved one....may she rest in peace with Our Lord.

Nicole Thériault
Ma soeur Béatrice et Jean-Paul m'ont annoncé le décès de tante Jeanne. Sincères condoléances à toute la famille. Je suis de tout coeur avec vous. Nicole (femme de Camille)

Marc & Sue Angers
We wish to express our heartfelt sympathy to the entire family. Our prayers and thoughts are will all of you during this difficult time.


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