|Birth: ||Aug. 29, 1934|
New Hampshire, USA
|Death: ||Jul. 14, 2009|
Rita Gault was the daughter of Thelma and Leo Gosselin and sister to the late Leo Albert Gosselin. She was married to Fred Demanche in 1953, one month before he was killed at Fort Bragg Army Base. She then married Roger L. St. Laurent and had 3 children, Deborah St. Laurent Dube, David St. Laurent and Diana St. Laurent. Rita's final marriage to Joseph Gault lasted 36 years. They both have a son, Glen Gault of Arizona. She has 2 special grand-daughters, Christie St. Laurent of Massachusetts and Mrs. Brittney Uppuluri of Bedford, NH, 2 grandsons and another granddaughter who grew up not knowing her, 8 great-grandchildren; 2 nieces, Brenda Gosselin Williams and Kathleen Gosselin Longsderff and 3 nephews Jeff, Jon and James Gosselin.
She was educated in Nashua NH schools. Worked many years as a waitress at the Greenridge Turkey Farm Restaurant before moving to Arizona in 1973. Rita and her husband Joe purchased a diner "Mom's Delight" bringing to Arizona a good New England home cooked meal. In 1977, they both founded Joriga Electronics after Joe's employer, RCA, moved the two-way installation and repair business away. She was a Member-at-Large with Epsilon Sigma Alpha.
Rita passed away after a long battle with Alzheimer's with her husband Joe by her side.
Leo Albert Gosselin (1910 - 1966)
Thelma Rollins Gosselin (1914 - 1998)
Roger Leo St. Laurent (1927 - 1982)
Joseph Harold Gault (1927 - 2016)*
Alfred Ernest Demanche (1932 - 1952)*
National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona
Plot: SEC. 57, SITE 1276
Maintained by: Deb (St. Laurent) Dube
Originally Created by: D. & J. Altman
Record added: Jul 19, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39618115