Gregory C. Daigneault, 75, of Buffum Road, passed away unexpectedly June 19, 2018 at Maine Medical Center.
He was born November 16, 1942 in Huntington, West Virginia, the son of Llewelyn G. and Louise (Beazley) Daigneault. Greg was a graduate of Cheverus High School in Portland, Maine and earned his BA in Political Science from USM. He was proud to be a US Marine, serving during the Vietnam war at Chu Lai. He was awarded several medals including the Vietnam Service Medal with three bronze stars.He shared stories of his experiences of that time with his family regularly. After his USMC service, he worked several different jobs such as a mortgage loan interviewer in Portland and a middle school teacher in Phillips, Maine. After his retirement, he enjoyed his position as bus driver for MSAD 60 in North Berwick, ME.
Greg loved woodworking and made many pieces of furniture for his home. He took great pride in keeping his home and property neat. He also loved fishing and a peaceful game of golf. He’ll be remembered as a very kind and gentle man with a big sense of humor. Mostly, Greg loved his family greatly.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Dr. Susan D. Daigneault of North Berwick and their son, Matthew E. D. Daigneault and his wife, Maribe Zolli of Dover, NH.
At Greg’s request, there will be no public services. A Celebration of his life will be held at their home at a later date.
Friends who wish may contribute to a charity of one’s choice. Arrangements are entrusted to the Johnson Funeral Home, 26 Market Street, North Berwick, ME. Condolences may be expressed at www.JohnsonFuneralHomeME.com