September 2, 1928 - April 12, 2014
Obituaries » FLORE B. BOUTIN
BOUTIN, FLORE B., 85, formerly of North Barre Manor, passed away April 12 at Central Vermont Medical Center, surrounded by her family. Born on Sept. 2, 1928, in Ste. Hermengilde, Quebec, she was the daughter of the late Idas and Valentine (Couture) Dolbec. On Sept. 4, 1948, she married Lionel G. Boutin in St. Edmond Catholic Church in Coaticook, Quebec. In 1952, they came to Vermont where they resided in Graniteville before moving to Barre. After the death of her husband, Lionel, in 2004, she resided at the North Barre Manor until 2013, then resided at Heaton Woods in Montpelier. Flore was employed at the former Sprague Electric Co. in Barre until her retirement. She was a former member of St. Sylvester Catholic Church of Graniteville and St. Monica Catholic Church in Barre. She was also a member of the Ste. Jean Baptist Society. Survivors include her three sons, Guy Boutin and wife, Ann, of Williamstown, Gilles Boutin and wife, Sue, and Ricky Boutin, all of Graniteville; and one daughter, Diane Blake and husband, George, of Seymour, Conn. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren; as well as 12 great-grandchildren. Besides her husband, she was predeceased by one daughter, Claudette Wilkin, one sister and three brothers.