Welcome to the memorial page for

Fernard L Brochu

May 25, 1926 ~ October 11, 2017 (age 91)

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.

 Service Information

October 13, 2017

10:00 AM
St. Josephs Cemetery
120 West St.
Biddeford, ME 04005

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