Marcella  Ayotte


Summerfield, FL - Marcella Marie Ayotte, age 88, passed away on March 1, 2019 in Summerfield, Florida. She is the daughter of Fred and Sadie (Paradis) Ayotte. She is survived by her sister, Muriel and her husband, Martin Thibodeau and many nephews and nieces.
Marcella graduated from Notre Dame de la Sagesse Boarding School in St. Agatha, Maine in 1947. In 1950 she answered the call to religious life by entering the "Sisters of The Good Sheperd" convent in Bay View Maine. During her religious years, she taught school in both Maine and Massachusetts. In 1971, Marcella left the religious community and returned to Van Buren to teach English Literature at the Van Buren District High School, as well as, being Director of the Speech Club, and Adviser of the National Honor Society. In 1974, Marcella made a career move to the Washington D. C. area, namely, McLean, Virginia. She taught high school English in the Fairfax County school system until her retirement in 1998. Marcella made yet another move when she established residency in Summerfield Florida to be closer to Muriel and her husband Martin.
A catholic Mass and burial will take place in Van Buren at St. Bruno's Catholic Church on Monday, August 5, 2019, at 10:00 a.m.
Published on July 31, 2019
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