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Kathleen I Durand

August 1, 1921 ~ October 15, 2020 (age 99)

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Ms. Kathleen I. Durand, 99, passed away on October 15, 2020 at Seal Rock in Saco after an extended illness.

Born on August 1, 1921 in Thomaston, ME, she was the loved daughter of Albert Anderson. Ms. Durand graduated from Thomaston High School and went to work within her community as a housekeeper. Eventually she moved to Bangor working with a local deli while she raised her children.

Kathleen met the love of her life, Louis Durand and they soon after married. From this union came two children, Howard and Carolyn. She and Louis shared 42 beautiful years together before his death in 2000.

 Kathleen continued to work with deli’s in her communities and really enjoyed working so closely with her neighbors. She eventually retired and was given the gift of grandchildren, Kathy, Kendell, Sheri and Kenneth. Kathleen lived a simple life, enjoying the beautiful work of God around her. She loved her family fiercely.

Ms. Durand is survived by her son, Howard Cole of Orlando, FL, her grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews and great-grandchildren. Kathleen is predeceased by her parents, her husband and her daughter.

Arrangements are by Hope Memorial Chapel.  


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