Jeannine (Domingue) Pare

VASSALBORO – Jeannine (Domingue) Pare, 91 years of age, has passed on to be with her family in heaven on May 16, 2022 following a long illness surrounded by her caring family. Jeannine was born on Oct. 31, 1930, the daughter of Evariste Domingue and Angelina Proulx.

On Sept. 9, 1950 Jeannine married the love of her life, Alphonse Pare, and became a farmer’s wife, dedicating her life to her family and to their Vassalboro farm.

Jeannine was a communicant and Eucharistic Minister of St. Augustine Catholic Church and St. Andrew Catholic Church in Augusta. She enjoyed being a member of St. Andrew’s Women’s Club.

Jeannine was predeceased by her husband, Alphonse Pare; parents, Evariste and Angelina Domingue; brothers, Robert Domingue and Fern Domingue, and sisters, Theresa Bedford and Lucille Smith.

Jeannine is survived by her five sons and three daughters, Albert Pare and companion Kathy Allen of Sidney, Anita Reynolds and companion Dan Gorgone of Windsor, Pauline Pare and wife Fauna Yarrow of Etna, Lucille Taylor of Waterville, Maurice Pare and wife Sarah of Vassalboro, Joseph Pare and wife Helen of Augusta, Roger Pare of Vassalboro and companion Mischele Ellis and Gerard Pare of Waterville. The fruits of this family has brought Jeannine 20 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren who gave her great pride and joy.

Relatives and friends may visit from 2 – 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 22 at Plummer Funeral Home, 16 Pleasant Street, Augusta. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, May 23 at 11 a.m. at St. Augustine Catholic Church, 75 Northern Avenue, Augusta. Burial will follow in Holy Family Cemetery, 139 Townsend Road, Augusta.

Due to the continued presence of the COVID virus, the family requests that those joining the family in their celebration of Jeannine’s life during the viewing and funeral service to please wear a mask.

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Those who desire to make donations in Jeannine’s memory may give to:

MaineGeneral Homecare and Hospice, Hathaway Creative Center

10 Water St.

Waterville, ME 04901

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