Gertrude D. (Boucher) Audette, 95, formerly of Fairhaven, passed away peacefully, Saturday, October 19, 2019. She was the loving wife of the late Roland D. Audette.
Born on August 31, 1924, in New Bedford MA, daughter of the late Antoine Boucher and Lillian Guimont.
"Memere", as she was called by all, was happiest when cooking delicious home-cooked meals for friends and family with her best friend, Michele Burns, by her side. She also enjoyed gardening, digging quahogs on West Island and monthly trips to the casino.
Gertrude is survived by her son Raymond G. Audette of Hobe Sound, FL; grandchildren Susan Audette of Dartmouth, MA, Donna Silva of Clearwater, FL, Dennis Audette of New Bedford, MA and Karen Furtado of Acushnet, MA; great-grandchildren, Joseph Wood, Jessica Furtado, Morgan Furtado and Olivia Audette; great-granddaughter, Camryn Wood as well as several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband Roland D. Audette; son, Raymond L. Audette; grandsons, Gary Audette and Ryan C. Audette; great granddaughter, Meghan Audette; Sibling, Claire Andrade, Bertha Carreau, Claudia Freire, Tony Boucher and Roger Boucher.
In accordance with her wishes she will be cremated and memorial calling hours are Thursday, October 31, 2019 from 4-7pm, in the Fairhaven Funeral Home, 117 Main St., Fairhaven. Her interment at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne will be private.
Memorial Calling Hours
OCT 24. 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EDT)
Fairhaven Funeral Home
117 Main Street
Fairhaven, MA, 02719
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