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Alcide Joseph Gervais

Alcide Joseph Gervais

 

WALDOBORO, Maine — Alcide Joseph Gervais, 92, passed away at home on Monday, June 30, 2016. He was born in St. David on April 3, 1924 to Aldric and Marie (Lagasse) Gervais. Alcide lived in Lewiston for many years after serving in the Civil Conservation Corp and then at the Brunswick Naval Station for Stewart Williams Contracting. He was also employed at Brewer and Paradise Limoges Lumber Yards, as well as, Falcon Ruler Company. He retired from Stanadyne in East Windsor, Conn. after 32 years of work. Alcide married Marie Delia Blier in 1950 and together the couple raised three children. In 1953 they moved to East Hartford, Conn. where he was a Foreman at Stanadyne in East Windsor until his retirement in 1985. The family returned to Waldoboro in 1986 where he enjoyed woodworking, photography and landscaping, developing his “Quiet Place”. He was a member of St. Bernard’s Catholic Church in Rockland, Maine. Alcide was preceded in death by his parents; two sons, Steven (1980) and Daniel (1989); brother Emile; and a sister, Doris Dionne. He is survived by his wife, Marie Delia Gervais; his daughter, Janet Gervais of Waldoboro; and sister, Marie Viola Albert of Connecticut. A Memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 7, 2016 at the family home, 59 Simon Road., Waldoboro, ME 04572. Hall’s of Waldoboro has care of the arrangements. To extend online condolences, light a candle in Alcide’s memory, or to share a story or picture, please visit his Book of Memories at www.hallfuneralhomes.com

 

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