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Joseph Gilman Rossignol

Joseph Gilman Rossignol

Gilman Joseph Rossignol has died peacefully at home after a long life as a devoted husband and father. A gentle man of good heart. He was 90 years old. He grew up in Northern Maine where he was a star basketball player for the little Patten Academy basketball team that as Maine State Champions beat Boston Latin in the Boston Garden in the New England scholastic tournament of 1947. That sports legend was told around the world and memorialized in the Maine Basketball Hall of Fame. A gifted and handsome athlete he was known in the sports pages as "good-looking Gil." He worked at Pratt & Whitney Aircraft 40 years. He was married for more than 70 years to Joyce Hall Rossignol,...

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