Robert J. Lachance - age 78, of Windy Street, died January 6, 2019 at MaineGeneral Medical Center after a brief illness. He was born in Augusta, Maine on Jan. 26, 1940 the son of Adelbert Lachance and Bertha (Gilbert) Lachance.
Bob was educated in the Augusta school system. Prior to his retirement, he was employed by the Augusta Mental Health Institute for many years.
He was a longtime member of the Calumet Club and his beloved band.
Bob was predeceased by his parents, by a daughter, Susan Lachance, three sisters: Pauline Riendeau, Lucille Bastille and Simone Riendeau; and two brothers: Roland and Norman Lachance.
Surviving is his wife, Gerene (Letourneau) Lachance; one daughter, Linda Randall; two brothers: Richard Lachance and Donald Lachance; 4 grandchildren; Amy St. Peter Ashley McGuire, Laura Atter and Zachary Randall. 7 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
There are no visiting hours scheduled. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11:00 AM Tuesday Jan. 15, 2019 at St. Augustine Catholic Church, Northern Ave., Augusta, ME. A lunch reception will follow at the Calumet Club. Spring burial will be in Holy Family Cemetery, Augusta.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Plummer Funeral Home, 16 Pleasant St., Augusta, ME.