CARIBOU – Ruth E. Cote, 84, died peacefully December 7, 2020 at home in Caribou. She was born in Caribou, October 2, 1936, the daughter of Elbridge “Bud” and Mary Ann (Violet) McIntyre. Ruth was a member of the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Presque Isle, and was a devoted homemaker. She is survived by her husband of nearly 65 years, Laurent E. Cote, of Caribou, two sons, Gerard D. Cote of Caribou, and Daniel G. Cote of Long Beach, CA, a grandson, Brandon Z. Cote, of Carson, CA, her four sisters, Joyce, Betty, Nancy, and Laura. Funeral services will be held in the spring, with interment in the St. Peter’s Cemetery, Lewiston.