St. John Valley

Fort Kent’s longest living resident celebrates 104th birthday

FORT KENT, Maine — Eva (Caron) Deschaine, Fort Kent’s longest living resident, recently celebrated her 104th birthday at Crosswinds Residential Care.

Born in 1916, Deschaine and her late husband, Emile Deschaine, raised their 10 children in Little Black Lake and Fort Kent.

The couple was married for 55 years.

Happy birthday, Madame Deschaine.

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