Marie A. Michaud Quist, 97

Marie Quist

AUBURN — Marie Anna (Annie) Michaud Quist, 97, passed away Monday, April 17, 2017, at Clover Health Care in Auburn.

Annie was born in Caribou, on Dec. 29, 1919, the daughter of Frank and Sophie (Michaud) Michaud.

From the time of her marriage to Sigward, until the age of 90, Annie was a resident of Stockholm, and an active member of Stockholm’s Trinity Lutheran Church. She was a beloved and devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother.

Always a homemaker at heart, she cooked and cleaned with great care for those she loved. Her fluffy dinner rolls, “War Cake” and many other delicious desserts will long be remembered.

At the time of Annie’s passing, she was survived by three sons, Howard Quist of Scarborough, Wilmer Quist of Stockholm and David Quist of Silver Springs, Fla. and Readfield; and one daughter, Linda Kautz of Harrison. She is also survived by 15 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, and many nephews and nieces. Also surviving Annie are her sister, Leona Petroski of Enfield, Conn.; and a brother, Arthur Michaud of Caribou.

She was predeceased by her husband, John Sigward Quist; sisters Alice Lagasse and Iva Sparks; brothers Edward, George, Guy, William and Leonard; and a grandson.

A private family celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Donations in Annie’s memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or at

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