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Joseph M.G. Brissette

Date of Death: March 2, 2017

Date of Birth: November 3, 1927


Joseph Brissette—Lisbon—Joseph Brissette, 89, of Lisbon passed away Thursday, March 2 in a Lewiston nursing facility. He was born in Lewiston on November 3, 1927, a son of Theodule and Bernadette Deblois Brissette. Educated in the Lewiston schools, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy serving during World War II. Joseph lived in Lewiston most of his life and settled in Lisbon in 1963. He worked in shoe manufacturing then as a sign fabricator before retiring. Joseph was married to Irene Binnette for 62 years and she predeceased him in 2010. He was a member of the American Legion, the NRA and the Auburn Rod and Gun Club as well as the Left Hand Club. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and was a family man who loved his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren and great-great grandchild. Joseph has joined his wife to be with the Lord. Besides his wife and siblings who predeceased him survivors include his son, Dan and wife Anita of Turner, daughter Diane Rines and husband Pudgy of Greene, son, Paul of Lewiston, son, Gary and wife Debbie of Lisbon, son Ted and wife Janice of Durham, son, Bill and wife Theresa of Lisbon, 13 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 11 at 10 a.m. at the Fellowship Church, 9 Bergeron Road, Greene. The family would like to thank Montello Manor and the Hospice House for the wonderful care they provided. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Hospice House. Arrangments by Funeral Alternatives, Lewiston.


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