|Birth: ||Mar. 19, 1933|
Rhode Island, USA
|Death: ||Nov. 7, 2004|
BOUCHER, Florence (Ducharme) Florence (Ducharme) Boucher, 71, formerly of Ellington and Parkway Pavillion, Enfield, loving wife of the late Deacon Richard A. Boucher, passed away peacefully, Sunday afternoon, (November 7, 2004) surrounded by her loving family. She was born in North Smithfield, RI, daughter of the late Albert and Aurore (Patrie) Ducharme. She was also pre-deceased by her brothers, Roland Ducharme and Rene Ducharme. She attended St. Claire High School, and worked in a bakery where she met her husband Richard. They were married on April 19, 1952, and went on to raise six children. She was very family oriented. Her children were her source of pride and she was always there when they needed her, she was their constant source of strength. Florence was an active member of St. Luke's Parish for many years. She also was supportive of her husbands ministry. Florence had a special gift for making people smile with her sense of humor and compliments whether they knew her or not. She had a special warmth in her heart for dogs. Florence is survived by her children and their spouses, Michele and Kenneth Niemann, Marc Boucher, Dawn and Ronald Morganson, Richard Jr. and Joyce Boucher, Rene Boucher and his partner, Lisa Bachman, Mary Beth and Jack Chiasson; her grandchildren, Joel, Jessica, Nathan, Naomi, Chris, Amanda, Chelsea, Meredith, Dustin, Jessica; her great-grandchildren, Spencer, Zachary, Joshua, Victoria, Andrew, Hannah, Hunter, Emma, and Kelly; her loving cousin, Margaret Ducharme; and her dear friends, Shirley Pellechia, and Muriel Allen. "You are our sunshine". Friends may gather on Wednesday, November 10, at St. Luke's Church, Ellington for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Burial will be in Ellington Center Cemetery. Friends may call at the Burke-Fortin Funeral Home, 76 Prospect St., Rockville, TODAY, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to the CT. Humane Society, 701 Russell Rd., Newington, CT 06111. Florence will always be loved and missed and her passing will leave an empty void in the lives of her children and grandchildren.
Published in The Hartford Courant on November 9, 2004
Richard A. Boucher (1932 - 1999)
Ellington Center Cemetery
Created by: David Simpson
Record added: Sep 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76580934
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