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Roland Rossignol
18 March 1935 - 02 April 2017
Funeral Date: 07 April 2017
CARIBOU – Roland R. Rossignol, 82, passed away unexpectedly April 2, 2017 at Caribou. He was bornflag in Caribou, March 18, 1935 the son of the late Harry and Olive (Doody) Rossignol. Roland served in the US Army from 1952 – 1959 during the Korean Conflict, and was a member of the Henry B. Pratt Post 15 American Legion. Roland lived in Alaska for a number of years, where he worked on the Alaskan Pipeline. In 1987, he retired from the Alaska Plumbers and Pipefitters Union. Roland loved the outdoors, especially hunting and fishing in Alaska, and he loved his jet boat. He loved animals big and small, especially cats and dogs and will be missed by Goober and Pumpkin. Roland was a frequent visitor to numerous local businesses where he will be fondly remembered for his jokes and outgoing personality. He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Janet (Knowlton) Rossignol, three step-daughters who gave him a lot of joy and love, Carolyn Cheney, Koralie Emerson, and Kathy Ballard, several grandchildren and great grandchildren. Mr. Rossignol was predeceased by a brother Harry Jr., a son, Wesley, a daughter, Kathy, and a step-son, Kevin Quimby. Military honors will be held 3:30pm on Friday, April 7, 2017 from the Northern Maine Veteran’s Cemetery. Arrangements by Mockler Funeral Home, 24 Reservoir Street, Caribou. 

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  • Don and Jerry
  • 04 April 2017
Deepest Sympathy to Auntie Janet and the family. Roland always had a joke and a smile. He will be missed. Love to all.
  • Karen Kelley(Jerome) Clark
  • 05 April 2017
Janet and Family,

So sorry to read of Roland's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

Sincerely, Karen
  • Nancy Bergin
  • 05 April 2017
Janet and family: I am so deeply sorry for your loss; my deepest sympathy. I will hold you close in my heart.
  • Glenda Chapman
  • 05 April 2017
Rest in peace Roland. Prayers and well wishes to his family. Roland made my day every time I would see hm. I worked at a local restaurant, and was blessed by his stories of the good ole day's, funny jokes, and good company almost every day, for many years. We will all miss you Roland. Love ya buddy.
  • Joe Mortland
  • 07 April 2017
Janet, I'm so very sorry for the passing of your dear husband. I'll certainly be praying for you and your family during this time of painful loss.
  • Tammy Rankin
  • 09 April 2017
So sorry Janet for your loss my he RIP now prays to you and family
  • Brian Violette
  • 02 May 2017
Just found this, I'm so very sorry.
What a character.
I'll miss seeing him at the bank, and at my shop.
My sincere condolences.
Brian
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