CARIBOU - Marcella 'Kit' Weatherhead, 76 passed away peacefully March 4, 2021 at the Aroostook House of Comfort in Presque Isle after an extended illness. She was born in Frenchville on January 22, 1945, the daughter of the late Romeo and Blandine (Albert) Paradis.
After her marriage to Frank Weatherhead in 1965, she moved to Limestone where she spent many years enjoying time with her many family and friends. She later settled in Caribou in a place where she could enjoy the peace & quiet of nature. She especially enjoyed watching birds with her spoiled cats and tending to her flowers. She will be remembered for her loyal friendships, dancing, her sense of humor, and her infectious giggle.
She is survived by her two daughters, Tina Wilcoxson and husband Todd of Cumberland, and Laurie Weatherhead of Caribou. Her beloved granddaughter Brooke Weatherhead and her great-grandchildren Kiara and Sawyer.
She is predeceased by her brothers Valier & Michael Paradis and her sister Margaret Paradis.
She is survived by her much loved siblings Fern Paradis and longtime companion Jackie Thibeault, Norman and wife Cathy Paradis, Jacqueline and husband John Sjoden, Robert and wife Mary Ann Paradis, Mary and husband Frank Ouellette, Sandra and husband Yves Lizotte and Tina and husband Dan Pelletier. She was especially fond of all her 23 nieces and nephews and remained close to several of her former in-laws, most especially, Jane Griffeth, Judi Weatherhead, Kathy Weatherhead, the late Janita Weatherhead and Dacia Paradis. She is survived by many dear friends.
A private celebration of Kit's life will be held at a later date after spring interment at Saint Luce Cemetery in Frenchville. Those who wish to contribute in her memory may do so to the Aroostook House of Comfort, 18 Green Hill Drive, Presque Isle, Maine 04769.