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J. Maurice Bibeau

August 2, 1932 October 28, 2018
J. Maurice Bibeau
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Obituary for J. Maurice Bibeau

J. Maurice Bibeau, 86, died October 28, 2018 after a brief illness. He was a resident of Hyde Park for forty years. He was born in Lawrence Massachusetts in 1932. His parents were Wilfrid A. Bibeau and Marie Aurore Deshaies. He is survived by his brother, Roland Bibeau and his wife Joan of Andover, Massachusetts.  Roland’s first wife, Helena, died in 1976. Maurice is also survived by Roland’s children, Joanne Bibeau, Janet Bibeau, Paul Bibeau and his wife, Linda, Donna Gorzela and her husband Richard and Stephen Bibeau.  His sister Pauline died in 1954. Maurice married Donna Ryan in 1988. She died in 1999.  He is survived by Donna’s sister-in-law Judy Murphy and her children Sheila Pogarian and her husband Keith, Jay Ryan and his wife Sanae, Beth DiTondo and her husband Mark, and Kathryn Pagano and her husband Steve. Maurice is also survived by several great nieces and nephews who loved him dearly. He will also be missed by many friends, former students and colleagues at Marist College. Maurice graduated from Central Catholic High School in Lawrence, Massachusetts, Marist College, Poughkeepsie, New York, and St. John’s University, New York.  He also spent summers studying in Spain, Mexico and Ecuador.  Maurice was one of the founding professors of Marist College. He was an assistant Professor of Spanish at Marist College for 33 years and an adjunct professor for 13 years. There will be a Memorial Mass and Service at Our Lady Seat of Wisdom Chapel at Marist College on Saturday, November 16 at 3pm and a funeral Mass in Andover, Massachusetts in December 2018.  There will be no calling hours.  Messages of condolences may be given to Maurice’s family care of Sweet’s Funeral Home, 4365 Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY 12538.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Marist College for the Our Lady Seat of Wisdom Chapel Fund in memory of Professor Maurice Bibeau and mailed to Marist College, Office of College Advancement, 3399 North Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.

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Our Lady Seat of Wisdom Chapel (Marist College)

3399 North Rd
Poughkeepise, NY 12601

Our Lady Seat of Wisdom Chapel (Marist College)
3399 North Rd Poughkeepise 12601 NY
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Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

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