Rumford - Jo-Ann Legere Lloyd, 88 of Rumford went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, February 22, 2017.  She passed while at home with her children by her side.

She was born July 4, 1928 in Rumford.  Jo-Ann was the oldest child of Albert and Osalie (Surette) Legere. 

She graduated from Mount Merici Academy Class of 1947 in Waterville, Maine.

On July 31, 1948, she married Leonard G. Lloyd of Rumford.  They were married 48 years until his passing March 21, 1997.

She was employed by Ralph's Store for 30 years.

Her life was her Faith and Family. Mom loved her camping trips to Baxter State Park and Cupsuptic Campground with her children and their families, and Christmas shopping trips with her four daughters to Portland for over 30 years.  

Jo-Ann enjoyed her Friday luncheons and weekend trips to the theater with the "Golden Girls" and friends.

She is survived by her six children and their families: Gayle Shurtleff and husband Eddie of Rumford and their sons Shawn Shurtleff and his children Kerianne and Cameron of Lewiston,  Aaron Shurtleff and his wife Jennifer of Maryland,  Bette Thibeault and husband Bruce of Mexico and their children Melissa Pelletier, husband Ed and their children Riley and Brock of Mexico and Brian Thibeault and his significant other Holly Thompson-Feely of Rumford,  Alice McKenna and husband Bernard of Mexico and their daughter Jodi McKenna, her significant other  Nathan Whitney and their children Ashley Bailey, Alexander, Isabella and Benjamin Whitney of Presque Isle,  Leonard Lloyd Jr and wife Katharine of Alexander and their children Erik Lloyd and fiancé Danielle Comeau of Gray, Robyn Leighton and husband Justin and their daughter Madyson of Baileyville, Stephen Vose and wife Anita and their sons Ethan and Aiden of Augusta and Matthew Vose and his children Brianna and Braden of Brunswick,  Kathleen Theriault and husband David P. of Hartford and their children Katie Hicks, husband Dylan and their son Gunnar of Sumner and Kevin Capponi, wife Kayla and their daughter Kamber of Rumford,  Albert Lloyd of Rumford and sons Mathew of Peru and Michael of Rumford, her sister Gloria Downs and husband Albert of Dixfield,  sisters-in-law Barbara Burns of Mexico and Ruth Breau of Massachusetts.

Jo-Ann was predeceased by her husband Leonard Lloyd, Sr., son-in-law Timothy Capponi, sisters Jacqueline Theriault-Chaisson and Lucille Don and her parents Albert and Osalie Legere.

A special thank you to the nurses and home health aids from Androscoggin Home Health Care & Hospice.


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