Irene Blanche <I>Doyon</I> Kidwell

Irene Blanche Doyon Kidwell

Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine, USA
Death 20 Dec 2009 (aged 70)
Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, USA
Burial Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, USA
Plot 37, 320
Memorial ID 45633394 · View Source
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Irene Blanche Doyon Kidwell, 70, of Pace, passed away on Sunday, December ,2009. Mrs. Kidwell was born in Waterville, Maine on January 7, 1939, the daughter of Lionel Joseph and Isella Philomene (Roy) Doyon. She served in the United States Navy where she met her husband, Richard William Kidwell, Sr. They lived in Norfolk, VA and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba before settling in Pace, FL upon her husband's retirement. Mrs. Kidwell retired from Defense Security Service/Federal Investigative Services in 2004 after 34 years of service.

Mrs. Kidwell formerly served as President, Secretary, Treasurer and Audit Chairman of Ladies Auxiliary of the Fleet Reserve Association Unit 210. She was a member of the AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary #292, American Legion Post #340, B.P.O.E. #2377, Moose Pensacola Chapter 898 and Red Hat Society-Classy Ladies.

Mrs. Kidwell is preceded in death by her parents, Lionel and Isella Doyon, her husband, Richard William "Bill" Kidwell, Sr., her brother, Lawrence J. Doyon.

She is survived by her son, Richard William "Bill" Kidwell, Jr. and his wife Jamie Scarbrough Kidwell of Pace, FL; daughter, Cynthia Anne Kidwell Gates and her husband James Nathaniel "Jim" Gates of Pace. Three grandsons; Brandon Nathaniel Gates, James Hunter Gates and Shane William Kidwell; seven brothers, Laurier (Jean) Doyon of Farmington, CT, Leon (Frances) Doyon of Belgrade, ME, Gerard Doyon of Fairfield, ME, Richard (Grace) Doyon of Oakland, ME, Robert (Sandra) Doyon of Winslow, ME, Bernard (Collette) Doyon of Rome, ME, Armand Doyon of Oakland, ME and one sister, Yvette Bard of Winslow, ME; numerous nieces and nephews and a host of friends who shared her passion for playing Bingo.

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  • Created by: Jamie Kidwell
  • Added: 19 Dec 2009
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Irene Blanche Doyon Kidwell (7 Jan 1939–20 Dec 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 45633394, citing Barrancas National Cemetery, Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Jamie Kidwell (contributor 47163845) .