John A. Daigle

Born: Thu., Sep. 23, 1915
Died: Sat., Feb. 2, 2013


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Tue., Feb. 12, 2013
Location: Bosk Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Tue., Feb. 12, 2013
Location: Bosk Funeral Home

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John A. Daigle, 97
Husband, Father, Grandfather, Great grandfather

John A. Daigle, 97, life long resident of Fitchburg, died Saturday February 2
at Health Alliance Leominster Hospital after an illness.  

John was born on  September 23, 1915, the son of the late Amedee and
Eliina (Maki) Daigle. He attended Fitchburg High School and was employed over 35
years  at the former General Electric Co. in Fitchburg. John was a U.S.Army veteran of World War ll. John was an outdoorsmanwho passed his love of nature onto his daughters and grandchildren. His hobbies included hunting, fishing, candlepin bowling and following the  Red Sox. He also enjoyed the serenity of the fields and pond on the farm in which he lived .

John leaves his wife  of over 73 years, Elvie (Wiita) Daigle, his daughters
and sons-in-law, Donna J. Forgues and Leon  Thomas of Fitchburg,
Sandra E. Tisdale and Robert of Rindge, N.H. and Jeanne P. Gastonguay
and Edward of Fitchburg.  He will also be missed by eight grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren.
  John was predeceased by his sister, Pearl Franciosi.

Funeral services with military honors will be held onTuesday February 12, at 11:00 A.M. in the Bosk Funeral Home 85 Blossom St.  A visitation time will be held from 10 to 11 A.M. Burial will follow in Forest Hill Cemetery.


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Pam Bylund
   Posted Sun February 10, 2013
Grampa John, I hope where ever you are there are acres of fields for you to walk through, an abundance of woodland animals for you to observe and a nice pond where you can sit and relax. I hope you are at peace, you have earned it. "love you"

Pam Marston
   Posted Mon February 11, 2013
Dear Jeanne and Cher,
Remember the wonderful times you had with your father/grandfather. He lives on in you and yours,
With deepest symapthy,