Jude J. Thibault passed away on the morning of July 5, 2016, in Crossville. Jude was born in Montreal, Canada, on Feb. 11, 1937. He was preceded in death by his late wife and mother of their four children, Juanita; his brother, Michael; and his parents, Leo and Juliette Thibault.
Jude had a long and fruitful industrial career and was a successful business owner and entrepreneur. In 1989, Jude and his late wife, Juanita relocated to Crossville and opened Plateau RV Service & Repair.
Jude believed in hard work, integrity and lifelong learning. He continued to hone his skills, knowledge and abilities long after his retirement.
Jude was most proud of becoming a United States Citizen on Jan. 21, 1955. He remained a faithful citizen and patriot throughout his life. He was also a dedicated part of the Crossville First United Methodist Church family.
Jude leaves his fiance, Janice Reardon, his four children, Jacqueline, Andrea, John and Denise; nine grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at the Crossville First United Methodist Church at 2 p.m. on Friday, July 29, 2016. The family will receive friends beginning at 1 p.m. There will be a graveside service held in Derby Line Vermont at a later date.
Any donations in his memory may be made to the Soldiers Angels organization at https://soldiersangels.org/donate.html or any American veterans charitable organization.
Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on  July 12, 2016