Louise (Deschaine) Robichaud of Bellingham, Washington passed away on Sunday, January 26th, following a brief illness. She was 88 years old.
Born in Madawaska, Maine, Louise moved to Lawrence as a teenager and spent most of her life there before moving to Bellingham in 1997 to be with her daughter and son-in-law. She worked many years at the Lawrence Paperboard Corporation in Lawrence and after that, she happily worked as a flower arranger for Fleur De Lis Florist in Lawrence. Louise was an excellent cook and gardener who loved to entertain. Louise was a long time member of the former Sacred Heart Parish in Lawrence and a recent member of Church of the Assumption in Bellingham, WA.
Louise was predeceased by her husband, Roland Robichaud, daughter, Sandee Russell and son-in-law Daniel Russell. She is survived by sisters, Joan Nadeau and husband Al of Connecticut, Connie Rancourt of Connecticut, Viola Therrien and husband Paul of Maine, Blanche Jalbert of Maine, brothers, Gedeon Deschaine of Maine and Ronald Deschaine of Connecticut. She is also survived by brother-in-law Arthur Robichaud and wife Vinnie of Lawrence, brother-in-law John Guessetto of Salem, New Hampshire, brother-in -law Amedie Gaudet of Arizona, several nieces and nephews and many very close friends, especially Dea and Marshall Voigt of Ferndale, Washington.
Farewell Tribute Information
Arrangements are in care of Greenacres Memorial Park and Event CenterFerndale, 5700 Northwest Drive, Ferndale, WA 98248. Donations Information
Should friends choose, memorial donations in her name may be made to: Whatcom Humane Society, 2172 Division Street, Bellingham, WA 98226.