Bradford Lanoue, 68, of Denmark, ME, formerly of Marstons Mills, died peacefully on June 30, 2015 at Bridgton Health Care Center in Bridgton, ME of complications from a bicycle accident in 2014.
Born in Weymouth, MA to Russell R. Lanoue and Jeanette L. (Durgin) Lanoue. He lived in Braintree, MA until the age of 13 then moved to Santuit, MA and later to Marstons Mills, MA. Brad had many different jobs, caddy, greens keeper, property caretaker, machinist, farmer, cook, working on the railroad, and B-bus driver. Bradford enjoyed summer and winter outdoor activities and tinkering with his 1983 Ford Ranger diesel pick up. In 1987 he married Gail D. Marcus and lived in Hyannis until 2003 when they moved to Denmark, ME.
Besides his wife, Brad is survived by his father, Russell Lanoue and children Denise Ebig of PA, Paul Lanoue(Melissa) of Marstons Mills, Heather Miller(Guy) of Plymouth, MA, Nicholas Marcus of W. Yarmouth, George Marcus(finance’ Valerie Colon) of Brewster, and brother Richard Lanoue (Phyllis) of Viera, FL, and sister Nancy Minnigerode(Kevin) of Marstons Mills. Grandchildren Mikayla Ebig, Paul Lanoue Jr., Charisma Upton, Richard Scanlon, Maiya and Maddox Miller, Cameron Marcus, Isabel Colon, Brianna Colon. Predeceased by his mother, daughter Dawn Lanoue, son Joseph Lanoue and grandson David Colon.
Visitation will be held on Thursday July 9, 2015 from 10:30 to 12 noon in the John-Lawrence Funeral Home, 3778 Falmouth Rd. Route 28, Marstons Mills, MA. A Masonic graveside service will follow in Mosswood Cemetery, 280 Putnam Ave. Cotuit, MA., given by Mariners Lodge, where Bradford was a past master.
Donations in Brad’s memory may be made to the Maine Parkinson’s Assn., 359 Perry Rd., Bangor, ME 04401, or to Bridgton Health Care Center, Activity Dept., 186 Portland St., Bridgton, ME 04009, where Bradford resided and was cared for and loved by many this past year.