Daniel J. Lajoie - age 71, of Lawrence Drive, died January 6, 2018 at the Alfond Center for Health in Augusta, ME after a brief illness. He was born in Augusta, ME on August 27, 1946 the son of Raymond J. Lajoie and Elizabeth M. (Roussel) Lajoie.
Daniel graduated from Cony High School of Augusta.
He served honorably in the U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division during the Vietnam War.
Prior to his retirement, he was employed by Digital Equipment Corp. as an Engineering Tech for 28 years.
Daniel was predeceased by his parents, by his wife: Donna (Atkinson) Lajoie; and a son, Christopher E. Lajoie.
Surviving is a son, Daniel J. Lajoie, Jr.; two brothers, Donovan G. Lajoie of Acton, ME and Mark A. Lajoie of Bedford, NH; a sister, Sylvia A. Lajoie of Portland, ME; as well as Carole Boudreau and June Powell; several nieces and nephews.
There are no public visiting hours planned. A committal service with military honors will be held at Noon on Wednesday Jan. 17, 2018 in the chapel at Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 163 Mt. Vernon Road, Augusta, ME.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Plummer Funeral Home, 16 Pleasant St., Augusta, ME.