Waterville -- Janet Lee Rodrigue, 56, of Waterville died unexpectedly Saturday Dec. 20, 2014 at the Alfond Center for Health in Augusta. She was born in Bridgeport, CT., Aug. 16, 1958 the daughter of Adolph Menz and Elizabeth Crowell. Janet was a graduate of Waterville High School and had been an employee at Marden's Inc. for many years. Janet had a love for anything old and was an avid collector of books. She could always be found searching the nearest thrift stores for her next treasure. She also enjoyed quilting, knitting, crocheting, and spending time with her children and grandchildren. Janet will be remembered by her warm and welcoming smile and her natural ability to make everyone feel special and loved. Janet was predeceased by her parents; her sister, Helen Sokol; and her beloved, Randall Gee. Janet is survived by her sons, Robert Rodrigue Jr. and fiance Bobbi-Jo St. Peter of Waterville, Brad Rodrigue and wife Jessica of Winslow, Justin Rodrigue of Fairfield, and; a daughter, Renee Oakes and husband Brian of Fairfield; ex-husband and close friend Robert Rodrigue, Sr. of Oakland; three sisters, Eileen Wilson, Cherie Street and Robin Madore all of Waterville; five grandchildren, Braden, Rylee, Kallan, Koen, and Elliot; and by several nieces and nephews. A gathering will be held from 3:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. on Sat., Jan. 3, 2015 at the Gallant Funeral Home, 10 Elm St., Waterville.