SOUTHWICK – Claire T. Bouchard, 90, passed away on March 22, 2021 at Baystate Medical Center. Born in Springfield, MA on August 4, 1930 to the late Gilbert and Irene (LaBonte) Grenon, she attended Springfield Schools and graduated from Commerce High School.
For many years, she had worked as a Secretary at Powder Mill School. Claire loved flowers and gardening, oil painting, was a wonderful cook, and especially playing cards with friends. She loved hearing about her grandchildren and cherished their visits.
Besides her parents, Claire was predeceased by her sons Rene R. Bouchard (wife Joan Bouchard Peck) and David R. Bouchard. She leaves her beloved husband Roland G. Bouchard of 69 years of marriage; her daughter Marie C. Alamed and her husband Thomas; her grandchildren Pierre R. Bouchard, Benjamin T. Alamed and his wife Christine, Jesse A. Alamed and Jason W. Alamed and his wife Melissa; her great grandchildren Stella Claire Alamed and Samuel Fox Alamed as well as her sister Lillian Coache.
Family and friends are invited to gather on Monday, March 29, 2021 from 4 – 7 PM at Southwick Forastiere Funeral & Cremation, 624 College Highway, Southwick. Funeral services for Claire will be held on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 beginning at 8:45 AM at the funeral home followed by a Liturgy of Christian Burial at 10 AM at Our Lady of the Lake Church, Sheep Pasture Road, Southwick. Burial will take place in New Cemetery.
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