Super Senior Lucien Paquette dies at 105
CRAFTSBURY, Vt. (WCAX) - Vermont is mourning a Super Senior.
Lucien Paquette was one of the founders of the Addison County Field Days.
He was a farm boy from Craftsbury, who for years worked for the UVM Extension Service.
He’s best known for the hand-mowing contest at the fair.
We caught up with the Super Senior at the event a few days before his 100th birthday. He came in second in the senior category. The first-place winner was a kid at just 80.
Lucien said after that contest that he’d keep his blade sharp for next year.
Lucien died Tuesday night. He was 105.
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