|

Joan A. Gaucher, 73

Shrewsbury – Joan A. (Spain) Gaucher, 73, lifelong resident of Shrewsbury, died peacefully in her home, surrounded by her loving family, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. Joan's husband of 51 years, Kenneth C. Gaucher, died Feb. 25.

She leaves her loving children, Cynthia Harrison, Cheryl Cicero, Cathleen Gaucher Senecal, and Charles Gaucher; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; three sisters, Elinor Salvidio, Ellen Papaz and Carol Diem; and many nieces and nephews. Besides her husband, Ken, Joan was predeceased by a son, Gregory; a brother, Robert Spain; and a sister, Monica Carlson.

Joan was born and raised in Shrewsbury, daughter of the late William and Mary (Howell) Spain. She attended Shrewsbury Schools.

A service celebrating Joan's life was held Oct 22 in the Britton-Shrewsbury Funeral Home. Burial will be private in Mountain View Cemetery, Shrewsbury.

Memorial donations can be made to the American Lung Association of N.E., 160 Totten Pond Rd, Waltham, MA 02451.

Short URL: http://communityadvocate.com/?p=27641

Posted by on Oct 22 2012. Filed under Obituaries. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply


8 * = thirty two

Recently Commented

  • Mike Collette: We are pumped to offer such a great program to the kids of the Metro West area!
  • Doctors Express Marlborough: Thanks for the message. We are open 7 days a week: 8 to 8 Monday through Friday and 8 to...
  • STEPHEN: DO YOU HAVE PEDIATRICIANS ON STAFF?
  • STEPHEN: SO GLAD YOU ARE HERE. WHAT ARE YOUR HOURS OF OPERATION? THANK YOU FOR YOUR TIME. SINCERELY, STEPHEN GERANEO
  • Gina Zecco: Linda, Fran and Family, Your Dad always made me smile, and your Mom and Dad together were just like a...