Jeannette L. DOUCETTE
Jeannette L. DOUCETTE
  • December 12, 1923 - October 18, 2017
  • Auburn, Maine

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Auburn- Jeannette L. Doucette 93, formerly of Hazelhurst St. Auburn died, peacefully, Wednesday October 18, at Clover Manor. She was born in Lewiston on December 12, 1923 a daughter of the late Ferdinand and Alice (Blanchette) Lacombe. She was educated in local schools and then went on to work in local shoe shops in the area.
Jeannette married George Doucette on November 27, 1947. Together they settled in Auburn to raise their three children. He predeceased her on August 8, 2007.
She was a member of Sacred Heart Church, the Golden Age Club, and the Auburn Senior Citizens. She loved to be social and volunteered for many hours at Clover Manor when she first moved there. She was unofficially their "Social Director". She enjoyed playing Bingo, listening to music and singing opera. She also enjoyed following her beloved Red Sox. She was happiest when she was around small children she loved holding them and keeping them company.
She is survived by her two daughters, Jacqueline Jalbert and her companion Albert Wells of Sabattus, and Monique Ducharme of Lewiston, a son Raymond Doucette of Auburn, her two sisters, Therese Turgeon of Auburn and Florence Lacombe of Auburn, a brother Bert Lacombe and wife Del of GA, five grandchildren: Nathan, Keith, Jason, Chris and Heather, and many great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her brothers: Willie, Alphee, Roger and Robert, a sister Antoinette, a son in law Richard Ducharme, brother in law Gerard Turgeon, and sisters in law Rolande, Obeline and Alice.
You are invited to offer condolences and pay tribute to Jeannette's life by visiting her guest book at

Visitation Fortin Auburn Thursday Oct 19, from 2-4 & 6-8 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday Oct. 20 at 11 AM at Sacred Heart Church. Committal will follow at St. Peter's Cemetery. Those wishing to make memorial donations in her memory may do so to The Barbara Bush Children's Hospital 22 Bramhall St. Portland, ME 04102. Arrangements are under the care of The Fortin group Funeral Home, Cremation & Monument Services 217 Turner St. Auburn 783-8545.