February 7, 1962 - April 11, 2014
Obituaries » LAURENT A. BOUTIN
BOUTIN, LAURENT A., 52, of Graniteville, passed away April 11 at his home, with his family at his bedside. Born in Barre on Feb. 7, 1962, he was the son of the late Paul and Marie (Vielleux) Boutin. Larry attended schools in Barre Town, Barre City, and was a graduate of the Williamstown High School. After his schooling he served his country in the U.S. Army, Infantry Division from 1979 to 1981. After the service he returned to Barre where he was employed at Vermont Castings (Bethel plant). His last employment was at the Green Mountain Roasters as a maintenance man, until his retirement, due to ill health. On July 10, 1999, he married Barbara (Lupien) Murphy in the First Presbyterian Church in Lower Graniteville. Laurent enjoyed camping, fishing, playing horseshoes, traveling, but most of all he enjoyed spending precious time with his family. He was a member of St. Sylvester Catholic Church in Graniteville. Survivors include his wife, of 14 years of marriage, Barbara Boutin of Graniteville; a stepdaughter, Lisa Murphy of Williamstown; a stepson, Timothy Murphy and wife, Stacy of Orange; three sisters, Louise Ellingwood and husband, Earl of East Montpelier, Solange Rea and husband, Peter of Beverly Hills, Fla., and Jane Berard and husband, David of Graniteville. He is also survived by four brothers, Marcel Boutin and his wife, Anita of Keithville, La.; Ronald Boutin of Graniteville; Paul Boutin and wife, Rebecca of Shreveport, La.; Conrad Boutin of Waterbury Center; as well as eight grandchildren, many nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.