Fernand L Brochu, 91, of Biddeford died Wednesday October 11, 2017 at home with his loved ones by his side. Husband of Alandine (Marquis) Brochu of 70 years. He was born May, 25 1926 to the late Alphonse and Bertha (Gilbert) Brochu. He was educated in the local schools.
He proudly served in the United States Navy during WWII, Fernand worked as a machinist for 47 years retiring in 1990 from Saco Defense.
He belonged to the Biddeford American Legion Post 26, and enjoyed woodworking. He loved his home and swimming pool, he was a dedicated care giver of his wife for 20 years.
Fernand is survived by:
His wife Alandine of Biddeford
Daughter: Fernande Poisson (Fran) of Waterboro
Brother: Donald Brochu and his wife Estella of Saco
Sister: Mrs. Ralph (Rachel) Croteau of Biddeford
Grand Children: Jason Poisson of Waterboro, and Tricia (Steve) Bodge of Richmand
Great granddaughter: Kaylee
Several Nieces and Nephews
And his faithful cat Baby
He was proceeded by his brother Wilfred Brochu
The family would like to thank the staff at Gosnell hospice and nurses, also the passionate caregivers who provided care of him at home, Judy, Linda, Tom, Laureate and Carmen
Hope Memorial Chapel 480 Elm Street, Biddeford, ME 04005, has been entrusted with arrangements. Burial will take place on Friday October 13, at 10:00 am with Full Military Honors in St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Biddeford. To share condolences online, please visit www.HopeMemorial.com.