Jesse Andrew Bouchard, 24, passed away unexpectedly as a result of an automobile accident, Friday, August 14, 2015. He was born on January 1, 1991, in Fort Kent, the son of Elaine G. Bouchard of Caribou.

Jesse will be remembered for his smile and the love he had for people. He was a member of the Fort Kent Boy Scouts Troop 189 and successfully completed all requirements for Scouting highest rank, and was awarded on Nov. 17, 2008, the rank of Eagle Scout. He was also a first degree black belt in two different styles, successfully passing his tests with Sensei Jim Robinson and with Sensei John Dumond in 2009. He also held a Native American lifetime fishing/hunting license. Jesse enjoyed the tasks of fire watcher for the Wesget Sipu Tribe during the once a year Pow Wow in Fort Kent.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his grandparents, Roger Sr. and Shirley (Marquis) Bouchard of Fort Kent; his uncle, Roger Jr. and wife, Donna Bouchard, of Exeter, ME; two cousins, Madilyn and Corey Bouchard; and many special aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

 In Jesse's memory, donations may be made to the Fort Kent Boy Scouts, Troop 189, Fort Kent, ME 04743.


Dora Jean Michaud, 64, died peacefully, October 22, 2014 at a Fort Kent Health Care Facility. She was born in Fort Kent, September 22, 1950, the daughter of Omer and Mable (Pelletier) Dionne.

Dora Jean enjoyed the outdoors snowmobiling and ATV riding. She was very active in the Westget Sipu Tribe serving as Treasurer for many years. Dora Jean was also a member of the Fort Kent Ladies Auxiliary.

She is survived by her husband Maurice Michaud of Fort Kent; daughter Stephanie and husband Michael Bresett II of Van Buren; two sons Robert Albert and fiancee Robyn Gagnon, Christopher Albert and fiancee Sierra Babin all of Fort Kent; grandchildren, Brody, Vance, and Taylor Albert, MyKayla Bresett, Rebecca Albert, Logan, Trenton and Dakota Albert; one step-granddaughter, Abigail Pelletier; two brothers Joseph and wife Lorraine Dionne, Nelson R. and wife Jeannie Dionne; one sister, Dora Mae Voisine all of MA.

In addition to her parents Dora Jean was predeceased by 2 sisters, Rinette Deschaine, Joela Deprey and by one granddaughter Madison Grace Albert in 2014.

In Dora Jean’s memory, donations may be made to the Edgar J. Paradis Cancer Fund, 194 East Main St., Fort Kent, Me. 04743. 

Dora Jean Michaud

Jesse Andrew Bouchard