Janet L. Bouchard
September 03, 2017
Janet L. Bouchard, 78, of Smithfield RI, passed peacefully Sunday, September 3rd, 2017. Jan was the beloved wife of 60 years to George Bouchard, mother of Walter and Claudine Bouchard, grandmother of Tyler and Jesse Woolf, and Joshua and Matthew Bouchard. Born to Marguerite and Ernest Morrissette, she is survived by sisters Rita Guidotti and Claudette Kokolski.
Born and raised in New England, Jan and her husband George moved to California where they resided, and raised their family for the next 40 years. Jan graduated from California State University at Hayward with a degree in Accounting, and had the position of Senior Accountant for many firms. Upon retirement, Jan and George relocated back to New England to spend time with the family.
Jan loved to dance, play bridge, and bowl, but her true passion was travel. Jan and family visited Egypt, Italy, France, England, Spain and Portugal. She also enjoyed going on cruises, with destinations such as the Hawaiian Islands, Alaska, Mexico, the Panama Canal and Bermuda.
Her funeral will be held Friday, at 9 AM, from the Hathaway Community Home for Funerals, 900 Buffinton St., Somerset, with a 10:30 AM funeral mass in St. Patrick’s Church, South St., Somerset. Relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend.
Visiting hours Thursday 4-8pm.
Flowers welcome or memorial donations to the American Lung Association, www.lung.org.
Visitation: Hathaway Community Home
Service: St. Pat's Somerset