Robert J. Boucher
of Leominster, WWll Vet; 87
LEOMINSTER -- Robert J. Boucher, 87, of Leominster, formerly of Fitchburg, passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 5, 2013, in The Highlands.
Robert was born in Fitchburg on March 31, 1926, a son of the late Joseph and Florida (Fortier) Boucher.
He joined the U.S. Navy
and served his country during World War II
For many years, Robert was employed by Simonds Saw and Steel Co. as a Machinist until his retirement in 1988.
He leaves his wife of 66 years, Constance (Caron) Boucher of Leominster; sons, Dennis Boucher and his wife, Maria of Leominster, Kevin Boucher and his wife, Michelle of Leominster; grandchildren, Matthew, Jason, Kody, Bryan, Alison, Jacob; and Jeremy; great-grandchildren, Jillian, Nicholas, and Jackson.
Robert was predeceased by his son, Randall Boucher in 1996, and his two sisters, Lorraine Koski and Dorothy Goguen.
BOUCHER -- A Memorial Mass will be held at a later date. Brandon Funeral Home, 305 Wanoosnoc Rd., Fitchburg, is directing arrangements.