Marie Jeanne (Blais) Couture Gagne passed away September 17, 2021. Marie had suffered through various health concerns over the last few years. She is now without pain in her spiritual life. Marie's sons Bruce and Christopher would like to thank Ted Gagne for his loving care of Marie over the last six years. Marie was born October 22, 1943 to William and Emilia Blais in Berlin NH. She was the youngest of seven children. On August 9, 1965 Marie married Donald Couture who also grew up in the Berlin/Milan NH area. They moved to VT in the early years of their marriage so Donald could pursue technical training for his long time career. Marie attended cosmetology school and opened her own salon in Colchester VT which she owned for many years. Marie was also very artistic and some of her art and handiwork grace family members homes.
Marie is survived by former husband Donald of Colchester VT and current husband Ted Gagne of Mesa AZ. She is also survived by her two sons and their families, Bruce (Christine), their children Kyle (Sara), Danielle and Megan of Caldwell and Boise ID and Christopher (Nicole) of West Palm Beach FL. Of her six siblings Emile of Connecticut and Ronald of NH are sole survivors. Robert, Henry, Helen, and Ella along with her parents have predeceased her. Marie also leaves behind several many nieces and nephews.
Arrangements for interment are being handled by Bryant Funeral Home and will be at The St. Kieran Cemetery. At this time per Marie's request there will be no formal services. For family members who live in the area who wish to do burial prayers that information will be passed along once the information is known.