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Carol Evelyn (Rideout) Lab

February 12, 1943 ~ May 4, 2017 (age 74)

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Bath – Carol Evelyn (Rideout) Lab, 74, of Bath, a beloved mother and grandmother, died peacefully from cancer surrounded by her loving family, on May 4, 2017, at Mid Coast Hospital.  She was born in Bath, on February 12, 1943, the daughter of Arthur and Bertha Rideout.

Carol was a Morse High Class of 1961.  For over 40 years she worked at the American Legion Post 21 in Bath as bar manager/bartender. 


She is survived by her three children, Randall Chaput, Tracey French, Troy Chaput and respective grandchildren, Ian Holland, Lucy McIntosh, Michael & Jared Collins, Madeline & Brooke Chaput; siblings, Barbara Descoteaux, Arthur, Earnest, Richard, James, Susie and Debra Rideout. 


A Celebration of Life service will be held on Friday, May 12, 2017, from 2:00 – 4:00pm at the American Legion Post 21, 200 congress Ave, Bath, Me  04530


In lieu of flowers, if so desired, contributions can be made in Carol’s memory to Maine Veterans’ Homes, 460 Civic Center Drive, Augusta, Me  04330 or


The Desmond funeral Home is respectfully handling arrangements.  To leave a message of condolence for the family and to read a complete obituary, please visit

Charitable donations may be made to:

Maine Veterans' Homes
460 Civic Center Drive, Augusta ME 04330
Tel: 1-800-278-9494

 Service Information

Celebration of Life
May 12, 2017

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
American Legion Post #21
200 Congress Ave
Bath, Maine 04530

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