Funeral services for Audrey Doris Bouchard, age 98, of Ogdensburg, N.Y., will be held on Monday, August 25, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at Foxwood Memorial Park with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. Arrangements are under the care of Frary Funeral Home. Mrs. Bouchard passed away on August 22, 2014 at St. Joseph’s Home.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Jo Ann & Martin Dubbs, 16349 W. Sheila Lane, Goodyear, Az. 85395. She was predeceased by her husband, Clarence Joseph Bouchard (Ch-Bu) also of Ogdensburg after 53 years of marriage on March 11, 1996.
Audrey was born on February 15, 1916 in Ogdensburg, the daughter of Anna Cardinal and James R. Sovie. She attended St. Mary’s Academy in Ogdensburg and graduated in 1937.
She married Ch-Bu on February 20, 1943 in Tucson, Az. at the Army Air Base Chapel; Army Chaplain George B. Geaner officiating. Audrey worked at St. Mary’s Academy Cafeteria as a cook & server where everyone knew her as “Mrs. B.”.
She was involved in The Sacred Heart Society, the Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary, the Hepburn Hospital Auxiliary, the Boys & Girls Club, the Ogdensburg Women’s City Club and was named Ogdensburg Woman of the Year in 1985. She enjoyed cooking, crafts, and reading.
Donations may be made in her memory to St. Joseph’s Foundation, 950 Linden Street, Ogdensburg, New York 13669.