Leonard Waldo R. LOUGEE

Male 1920 - 2017  (96 years)


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  • Name Leonard Waldo R. LOUGEE 
    Born 18 Sep 1920  Houlton, Aroostock County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Aug 2017  Patten, Penobscot County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Oakfield, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16363  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2018 

    Father Paul Revere LOUGEE,   b. 16 Feb 1896, Oakfield, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1989, Houlton, Aroostock County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Mother Pauline NADEAU,   b. 7 Jun 1896, Oakfield, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1956  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 8 Dec 1919  Oakfield, Aroostook County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The marriage record of Paul Revere Lougee and Pauline A. Nadeau cites their residences Oakfield, Maine. The groom is age 23, first marriage, occupation Chauffeur, born Oakfield, son of Charles S. Lougee, occupation Hotel Prop., born Linneus, Maine, residence Oakfield, and Lizzie S. Smart, deceased, born Limestone. The bride is age 23, first marriage, occupation Bookkeeper, born Oakfield, daughter of Paul Nadeau, occupation Farmer, born Houlton, and Nellie M. Corliss, born Smyrna, Maine, who both reside in Oakfield. [1]
    Notes 
    • 1930 census of Oakfield, Aroostook County, Maine, enumerated 19 April 1930:

      - Lougee, Paul R., age 34, owns the home, home value $7,000, first married age 23, born Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Proprietor, Garage.
      - Lougee, Pauline, age 33, wife, first married age 23, born Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Beautician, Beauty Parlor.
      - Lougee, Leonard, age 9, son, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Lougee, William, age 8, son, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Carr, Almeda, age 19, servant, single, born Canada, both parents born Canada, occupation Servant, Private Home.

    • 1940 census of Oakfield, Aroostook County, Maine, enumerated 8 April 1940:

      - Lougee, Paul, age 44, owns the home, home value $3,000, completed 6 years of education, born Maine, lived in same house on 1 April 1935, occupation Garage Man, Retail Auto.
      - Lougee, Pauline, age 43, wife, completed 2 years of high school, born Maine, lived in same house on 1 April 1935, occupation Beautician.
      - Lougee, Leonard, age 19, son, completed 1 year of college, born Maine, lived in same house on 1 April 1935.
      - Lougee, William, age 18, son, completed 3 years of high school, born Maine, lived in same house on 1 April 1935.
      - Johnston, Phyllis, age 17, house maid, single, born Maine, lived in Aroostook County, Maine on 1 April 1935, occupation Merchant, General Mdse. (looks like this belongs to the next household).

    Family ID F5192  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Sep 1920 - Houlton, Aroostock County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Aug 2017 - Patten, Penobscot County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Oakfield, Aroostook County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • DYER BROOK - Leonard R. Lougee, 96, passed away August 29, 2017, in Patten. He was born in Houlton on September 18, 1920, to Paul and Pauline (Nadeau) Lougee.

      After graduating from Oakfield High School, he attended Bryant & Stratton Business School in Boston, graduating in 1940. He married Lillian Moore, a school teacher from Brewer, on January 23, 1942. He entered the US Army during WWII serving in England, France, Belgium, and Germany.

      In 1950, Leonard moved to Island Falls as the Chevrolet dealer for the area. He and Lillian raised their three children there. He was active in town politics and served on many committees and was elected to the 108th and 109th Maine State Legislature for four years.

      He was a past member of the Oakfield Frank B. Holden American Legion Post No 52, the Island Falls Lions Club, the Island Falls VFW and a fifty year member of the Island Falls #206 Masonic Lodge.

      Leonard was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed his time at his St. Croix and Howe Brook camps with family and friends.

      He is survived by his son, Toby, and his wife Darleen; his daughter, Elizabeth, and her husband Doug, all of Island Falls; his grandchildren, Connie, Joey, Ryan, Jefferson, Eliza, and Tara; and his great grandchildren, Christopher, Kimberly, Ryan Jr., Ricardo, Briana, Hunter, Zachary, Nicholas, Lillian, Savannah, Isaiah, Isabella, Malachi, Joshua, Matthew and Ava.

      He was predeceased by his parents, Paul and Pauline, his brother Billy, his wife Lillian, and his son Robert W. (Bill) Lougee.
      His family would like to give a special thanks to the staff at the Mountain Heights Nursing Home for the excellent and loving care they gave Leonard during the past three years. We would also like to thank Dr. Hrynick for the quality care he gave him and thank you to Beacon Hospice.

      A graveside service will be held at the Oakfield Cemetery on Thursday, August 31, 2017, at 3 o'clock in the afternoon. For an online memory book and to leave condolences please visit www.bowersfuneral.com.


  • Sources 
    1. [S70] Ancestry.com, Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1922.