1944 – 2014

LEWISTON — Theresa Bouchard, 69, of Greene, passed away Wednesday afternoon, April 2, at Central Maine Medical Center.

She was born in Fort Kent on Sept. 9, 1944, a daughter of the late Zion and Irena (Ballinger) Guimond Sr. She grew up in the Fort Kent area and was a graduate of Fort Fairfield High School, Class of 1964.

After school, she moved to Connecticut and met and married Reginald Bouchard; they started a family together. While their children were young, Theresa stayed home and tended to the raising of them. When they were grown, she went to work as a cafeteria server for 10 years at Lindon Street School in Connecticut, before returning to Maine in 1995. She will always be remembered for her joy of crocheting and making Christmas stockings for the family.

She is survived by her loving husband of 49 years, Reginald, of Greene; her children, David Bouchard of North Carolina, Brian Bouchard and his wife, Jennifer, of Connecticut and Karen Bouchard of Greene; her siblings, Delores Holmes, Rita Oaks, Donald Guimond and his wife, Nancy, Emile Guimond and his wife, Joanne, Zion Guimond Jr. and his wife, Chris, and Doris Hershey and her husband, Lloyd; as well as her grandchildren, Amber Lynn, Derek and Nicolas Bouchard; four great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by two brothers.

You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences and fond memories of Theresa by visiting her guest book at www.thefortingroupauburn.com.

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