Thu. Jun 8th, 2023

Michelle R. Fergola

Michelle Rose Fergola, 59, of Mexico passed away Thursday, November 3, 2022 at her home with her family by her side. She was born August 31, 1963 in Rumford the daughter of Robert and Rose (Doucette) Gardner. She was a graduate of Mexico Hight School, class of 1981.

Michelle married Robert F Fergola October 13, 1984. She worked at RSU 10 as a school nutritionist for many years.

She enjoyed cooking, four-wheeling, spending time brook fishing at the Tucker camp in Stratton, spending time at the Gormley camp at Nickerson Lake, and spending time with her family. She was an avid fan of the New England Patriots and Boston Red Sox. She also enjoyed spending time with her sister and friends at Foxwoods and Oxford Casino.

Michelle is survived by her husband of 38 years Robert F. Fergola; two sons Zachary R. Fergola & wife Lydia and Travis D Fergola & wife Jill; 4 grandchildren Reed, Bode, Ryan and Max; a sister Cynthia Bernard & husband Larry; five brothers Robert Gardner & wife Mary, Arthur Gardner & wife Cheryl, Roger Gardner & wife Pam, Mike Gardner, and Mark Gardner & wife Janet; a brother-in-law Tim Gormley; many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She was predeceased by her parents, a sister Georgie Gormley, and a granddaughter Sydney.

A special thank you from the family to Androscoggin Home Health and Hospice for the care given to Michelle and the family.
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In lieu of flowers, Michelle’s family asks for donations be made out to Androscoggin Home Health and Hospice.

Visitation will be 4-8 pm Friday, November 11 at the Thibault Remembrance Center, 250 Penobscot Street, Rumford.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 am Saturday, November 12 at the ST. ATHANASIUS & ST. JOHN Church, 126 Maine Avenue, Rumford, ME