Jennifer Saucier Draper (1976-2017)

FORT KENT, Maine — Jennifer Saucier Draper, 41, passed away on March 1, 2018, at a Fort Kent health care facility, after a courageous fight against cancer. She was born in Presque Isle on April 20, 1976, beloved daughter of Danford Gary Saucier and Diane (Deprey) Bouchard.

She enjoyed time with family and friends, but her son, Dawson, was the light of her life. Jennifer was human resources manager and safety coordinator for Maine Woods Company in Portage, a job she truly loved and enjoyed. A special thanks to the Maine Woods Company for all their support through this difficult time.

She is survived by her loving husband, David Draper of Fort Kent; their son, Dawson Draper; her step-daughter, Brooke Draper of Machias; her mother and father-in-law, Stephen and Rae-Ellen Draper of Guilford; her parents, Danford Gary Saucier and his wife, Diane Nadeau-Saucier, of Fort Kent; half-sister, Melanie Saucier of Fort Kent; her mother, Diane Bouchard and her husband, Lester, of Fort Kent; her sister, Debbie Madore and her husband, Danny, of Fort Kent; her nephews, Drew Madore, her Godson, and Bryce Madore of Fort Kent; two step-sisters, Tammy Bouchard of Verona Island, Sherry Meyer and her husband, Ray, of Alton Bay, NH; many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, and uncles.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 9, 2018, at the St. Louis Church in Fort Kent. Visiting hours will be limited to family only on Friday morning.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Lajoie Funeral Home. For online condolences, please visit In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Angel Flight, Lawrence Municipal Airport, 492 Sutton St., North Andover, MA 01845 or Edgar J. Paradis Cancer Fund, 194 East Main St., Fort Kent, ME 04743.

Her favorite saying was “always and forever” and with that being said, Jennifer, we will love you always and forever.

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