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Robert J. Dube

July 29, 1921 ~ June 24, 2018 (age 96)

Robert J. Dube, 96, of Biddeford, died Sunday, June 24, 2018 at the Maine Veterans Home in Scarborough.  He was born July 29, 1921 in Biddeford a son of Edmond and Aurore (Lamirande) Dube and was educated at St. Andre’s School.


On January 6, 1945 he married Pauline Beaudoin in St. Andre’s Church


He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. 


He had worked at the Pepperell Mills for over 25 years.  He then went on to The Saco Tannery and to Simplex before retiring. 


Robert was a lifelong fan of the New York Yankees.


Robert was preceded in death by Pauline, his wife of 64 years on November 24, 2008, and by his son Roberl L. Dube in September of 2012.  He was also predeceased by 15 siblings.


He is survived by:

3 daughters:           Priscille Belanger and her husband Rodney of Windham

                               Diane Lofgren and her husband Eric of Shapleigh

Paulette Provencher and her significant other, John Merrifield of Westbrook

2 sisters:                 Irene Chretien of Biddeford

                               Cecile Bisson and her husband Rene of Biddeford


9 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews


Visiting hours will be 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at Hope Memorial Chapel 480 Elm Street, Biddeford, ME 04005.   A funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m on June 29th in the funeral home. Burial will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery.  To express condolences on line please visit .  In lieu of flowers, donations in Robert’s memory may be made to: Maine Veterans Home 290 U.S. Rt. 1, Scarborough, ME  04074.

Donations may be made to:

Maine Veterans's Home
290 US Route 1, Scarborough ME 04074

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