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Rita M. Lehoux

November 12, 1935 ~ August 2, 2019 (age 83)


Rita M. Lehoux 83, of Kennebunk, formerly of Biddeford, died Friday, August 2, 2019 at Huntington Common.  She was born in Biddeford, November 12, 1935, the daughter of Solime and Florence (Precourt) Corbeil.  Rita graduated from Biddeford High School.


On February 6, 1960, she married Adrien E. “Specs” Lehoux at St. Joseph’s Church.


She worked in the shoe manufacturing industry for over twenty years.  Rita also worked for the Biddeford High School Hot Lunch Program for twelve years; retiring in 1997. 


Rita was a member of Good Shepherd Parish.  She enjoyed spending time with family, including her many godchildren, watching grandchildren play sports, and sewing.


She is predeceased by her husband, Adrien of 37 years; two brothers, Paul Corbeil and Solime Corbeil; two sisters, Florence Picard and Marie Daughter.


Rita is survived by:

1 daughter, Michelle Pierce and husband Bruce and grandsons, Matthew and Jared of Biddeford.

1 sister:  Sylvia Bourget of Saco.

2 brothers:  Ovide Corbeil of Bridgton; Lucien Corbeil of Saco.

Several nieces and nephews.


Visiting Hours will be 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at Hope Memorial Chapel, 480 Elm Street, Biddeford, ME 04005.   A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday at St. Joseph’s Church in Biddeford.   Burial will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Biddeford at a later date.

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The family is thankful for all the amazing friends and caretakers at Huntington Common who enriched her life during her last years.

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Visiting Hours
August 6, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hope Memorial Chapel
480 Elm Street
Biddeford, ME 04005

Mass of Christian Burial
August 7, 2019

10:00 AM
St. Joseph's Church
178 Elm Street
Biddeford, ME 04005

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