1934 - 2018
It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Dr. Gilles Bouchard on Friday March 9th, 2018 at the age of 83. Dr. Bouchard was a dedicated and well-loved family physician in Rock Island, Quebec (Stanstead) for 50 years.
He was the eldest son of the late Arthur Bouchard and the late Beatrice Bushnell. He will be greatly missed by his beloved wife of 56 years Madeleine Paquette and his children Guy, Benoît (Nancy), Alain (Karine), Stéphane (Jill), and Anh Suong. Adored grandfather to Jesse, Lukah, Sierra, Amy, Nikki, Nathan, Charlie, Chloé, Tristan, Magdeleine, Kalia and Lily and great-grandfather to Jervis and Ava. Cherished brother of the late Guy Bouchard, late André (Thérèse), late René (Denise), Denis (Marcelle), Jacques (Diane), late Jean (late Francine) and Paul (Andrée). Respected and loved brother-in-law to Jacques (Monique), late Agathe, late André (Raymonde), Thérèse (Gilbert), Suzanne (Jean-Guy), late Bernard (Micheline), Louise (Denis), and Pierre. He will be deeply missed by his extended family, friends and patients.
The family will receive condolences on Friday, March 16, 2018 from 2:00 to 5:00 pm and 7:00 to 9:00 pm at the Cass Funeral Home (545 Dufferin, Stanstead, Qc (819 876-5213). Funeral mass will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 11:00 am at the Church of the Sacred Heart, 645, Dufferin, Stanstead, QC J0B 1E0.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Gilles' memory may be made to Ste-Trinity Parish (Church of the Sacred Heart), 14, Maple St, Stanstead, QC J0B 3E0, 819-876-2481.