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Mary LaRocque

Mary Jane "Jean" LaRocque (O'Malley)

Tuesday, May 11th, 1926 - Sunday, March 3rd, 2019
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Obituary

Mary Jane (Jean) LaRocque died March 3, 2019. A native of Lee, Massachusetts, she was the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. William J. O’Malley and the wife of Robert B. LaRocque.

Jean attended Lee, Massachusetts schools, graduated from Elms College and received a Master’s Degree from North Adams State College. She taught schools in Mill River and Great Barrington, Massachusetts, and also in Rumford, Maine where she and her family resided for 25 years. They moved to Kennebunk, Maine after having a home at Goose Rocks Beach for a number of years. She later moved to Kennebunkport before most recently to Atria in Kennebunk.

Jean leaves a son, Robert J. LaRocque of Westminster, Colorado and a daughter, Deidre Spang and her husband, Philip J. Spang III, of Kennebunkport, Maine. She leaves 5 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren, and a sister-in-law, Patricia O’Malley of Mount Laurel, New Jersey and many nieces and nephews.

Her brother, Dr. John O’Malley and husband, Robert B. LaRocque predeceased her.

She attended and was an active participant at St. Athanasius Church in Rumford and St. Martha’s Church in Kennebunk.

Her theme in life - “Do Small Things with Great Love”

A funeral mass will be celebrated on Friday, March 8, 2019 at 11 am at Holy Spirit Parish, St. Martha’s Church, 30 Portland Road, Kennebunk with Rev. Father Fred Morse. Interment will take place this spring at Hope Cemetery in Kennebunk.

Should friends desire, memorial donations may be made to: Hospice of Southern Maine, 180 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough, ME 04074.
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Service Details

  • Service

    Friday, March 8th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Friday, March 8th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Holy Spirit Parish - St. Martha's Church
    Address
    Portland Road
    KENNEBUNK, ME 04043
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  • Interment

    Location
    Hope Cemetery
    Address
    1 Barnard Lane
    PO Box 211
    KENNEBUNK, ME 04043
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    Interment will be held in the Spring

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Donations are being accepted for: Hospice of Southern Maine .

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Toni Child Robertson

Posted at 07:02am
My heart is joyous for the pleasure and gift of being a part of The LaRocque family since forever. Mrs LaRocque brought kindness, light and loveliness to each of us at all moments. A forever impression on my heart...a lady in every way. Class, grace and a giving spirit are instantaneous in my thoughts of her...and so much more. I am blessed to especially share a sisterhood and deep friendship with Deidre (Dee)...hearts locked since we were "littles" through all of our years over distance, change and time moving on. My prayers, my wishes for endless memories carrying you over the journey ahead as you honor her, miss her and celebrate the amazingness of her and my love to you all in this very difficult time. Much love...Toni
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Susan O'Malley Prewitt

Posted at 12:37pm
I have numerous wonderful memories of Aunt Jean! She always welcomed our family of 9 kids to her home in Rumford and to her favorite vacation spot, Goose Rocks Beach, with a sparkle and joy! Throughout the years her notes and gifts were always a big "pick-me-up" and truly appreciated. She lived her motto well. Love to all! Susan O'Malley Prewitt and family
 
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Kathleen O’Malley Posted at 03:23pm

Aunt Jean was always a bright light. I remember being the flower girl at her wedding, wearing the “poodle skirt” she made, going out to eat at fabulous restaurants, trying her recipes, visiting Rumford, Goose Rocks and Kennebunkport, getting her little cards and so many other small gifts she gave in many ways. I haven't been able to see her in years and will miss her. Love, Kathleen
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