Rochester, NH: Laurette J. Fisher Cormier, 90, died Saturday, July 28, 2012 at Langdon Place in Dover after a long period of failing health.
Laurette was born in Sanford, Maine on October 8, 1921, the daughter of Archie and Matilda (Anctil) Martineau and had been living in Rochester since 1936, moving from Sanford, ME. She was a communicant of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church in Rochester where she was a member of the St. Ann Sodality. She was a member of the Rochester Senior Citizens, a member of the Frisbie Hospital Auxiliary, and the Rochester Historical Society. She owned and operated C E Fisher & Sons Coal and Oil Co. from 1970 to 1982. Laurette cherished her children, grandchildren, extended family and pets. She was predeceased by her first husband, Joseph Raymond Fisher who died in 1970 and by her second husband Leo Cormier who died in 1998.
Surviving members of the family include: two sons, Don Fisher of Lebanon, ME, and Neal Fisher and his wife Jean Kerr of Kittery Point, ME, one daughter, Janet Brodeur of Nottingham,NH, four grandchildren,Darcy Beaudoin, Stacy Fisher, Jesse Brodeur and Alex Brodeur, Two great-grandchildren, Norah Beaudoin and Jake Beaudoin, one brother, Richard Martineau of Sanford, ME, two step-sons, Bill Cormier of Newmarket, NH and Bruce Cormier of Penobscot, ME, one step-daughter, Connie Leavitt of Kansas and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
There will be private visitation only. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30am on Wednesday,8/1/2012,at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, 189 N. Main Street, Rochester, NH, with burial in Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Charles Children’s Home, 19 Grant Street, Rochester, NH 03867.