Andrew N. Boucher
Owner and President
Since assisting in the family
business from an early age, Andrew began his funeral career at the firm after graduating from Gardner High School in 1989. Following high
school graduation, he attended the New England Institute at Mount Ida College
in Newton, MA, graduating in 1991 with a degree in Funeral Directing and
Embalming. In 2012, Andrew succeeded his father by becoming President of
Boucher Funeral Home, Inc.
Andrew continues the civic
and community involvement with the same dedication that his father
demonstrated. He is a member of Annunciation Parish, Gardner; member of the
Board of Directors and Vice Chief Governance Officer of the GFA Federal Credit
Union, member of the Patient/Family Advisory Committee for Heywood Hospital, a
member and six-term past President of the Acadien Social Club.
Andrew is a former Chairman
of the Board of Directors for GVNA Healthcare, Inc., former President of
Gardner Square II, former member of St. Paul’s Parochial School Consortium,
past Director of the Greater Gardner Chamber of Commerce, past member, past
Director and past President of the Gardner Rotary Club, and a former member of the Templeton Fish and Game Club, Inc.
Andrew has received several
awards for his business professionalism, civic engagement, and community
involvement. In 2002, Andrew was selected by the Worcester Business Journal as
a Top 40 Business Professional under the age of 40 in the Greater Worcester
County Area. In 2003, the Massachusetts Funeral Directors Association
recognized Andrew for his volunteer service with the New York City Medical Examiner’s
Office following the September 11, 2001 attacks. In 2014, Andrew was selected
by the Greater Gardner Chamber of Commerce as its Citizen of the Year.
Andrew has been a
Notary Public for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts since 1992.