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 Majella G. “Millie” <I>Gobeil</I> Cantara

Majella G. “Millie” Gobeil Cantara

Birth
Biddeford, York County, Maine, USA
Death 1 Nov 2012 (aged 97)
Biddeford, York County, Maine, USA
Burial Biddeford, York County, Maine, USA
Memorial ID 100331242 · View Source
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Majella was the daughter of Celestin Gobeil and Alphonsine Goulet Gobeil. Majella was best known as "Millie".

Millie married Real J. Cantara on 27 November 1937 in Biddeford, York County, Maine.

Note: the spelling of "Magella" has been corrected to Majella as shown on her State of Maine Marriage Certificate. Which can be found at: https://portal.maine.gov/marriage/archdev.marriage_archive.display_
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Note: Majella, best known as "Millie" G. Cantara, 97, of Biddeford died on Thursday, on 01 November 2012 at Saint Andre's Healthcare in Biddeford. She was born in Biddeford on 06 June 1915, a daughter of Celestin and Alphonsine (Goulet) Gobeil. She was a graduate of Biddeford High School. In 1937 she married Real J. Cantara at Saint Andre's Church in Biddeford. He died in 1993. She worked for many years at Pepperell Manufacturing. Majella was a member of the Pepperell Retirees. Majella would often donate money to many charities and was most generous with her time helping anyone in need. She was a kind and graceful woman who was loved by all and always put others first. Her greatest joy was her family. Besides her husband Majella was predeceased by a son Normand Cantara in 2002, a grandson Michael Cantara and a granddaughter Pamela Cantara. She is survived by: one son, Donald Cantara, and his wife Laurie of Biddeford, Maine; one sister, Theresa St. Ours of Biddeford, Maine; four grandchildren, David Cantara and his wife Pamela of North Carolina; Diane Rowe and her husband (Charles) of South Paris, Maine; Stacey Cantara of Portland, Maine; Melissa Cunningham and her husband John of Illinois; six great- grandchildren, Alexandria and Benjamin Rowe, Zachary, Alexander and Caleb Cunningham, her name sake Majella Cantara, and Kera O'Neil. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, on 06 November 2012 at Saint Joseph Church in Biddeford. Burial will be in Saint Joseph Cemetery in Biddeford. Arrangements are by Hope Memorial Chapel, 480 Elm Street, Biddeford, Maine 04005. In lieu of flowers donations in her name may be made to: The Center for Grieving Children, P.O. Box 1438, Portland, Maine 04104. Published By: Hope Memorial Funeral Home - www.HopeMemorial.com.


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  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100331242
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Majella G. “Millie” Gobeil Cantara (6 Jun 1915–1 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100331242, citing Saint Josephs Cemetery, Biddeford, York County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .