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Normand L. Boucher

Normand L. Boucher

Vice President

Normand, a third-generation native of Gardner graduated from Gardner High School in 1955, Becker Junior College in Worcester with a degree in Business and Accounting in 1957 and later attended Clark University. For the next 21 years he supported his family as an accountant for a large electrical contracting business in Worcester. In 1978, he decided it was an opportune time for him to pursue his lifelong dream of becoming a Funeral Director. 

From 1978 to 1980 while serving his two-year apprenticeship with Mr. George Dufault of the Dufault Funeral Home, he attended night classes at New England Institute of Applied Arts & Sciences in Boston, graduating with honors in 1980. In 1982 his dream became a reality when Mr. Dufault sold him the business. Normand's civic and community involvement did not begin with his transition into becoming a funeral director. His sincere passion for helping people began when he was old enough to assist on a committee or to serve on a board.

He is currently a member of Annunciation Parish/Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, Gardner. He is a past member and past President of its St. Vincent de Paul Society, past member and past Treasurer of its League of the Sacred Heart Society, member and past Director of the Greater Gardner Chamber of Commerce, former member and past Director of the Gardner Rotary Club, former Director of the GFA Credit Union, member of Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 747 of Gardner, 3rd Degree Member of the Knights of Columbus Council 396 of Gardner, member of the American Legion Post 129 of Gardner, member of the Templeton Fish & Game Club, Inc., member and past Director of the Acadien Social Club and member of the Gardner Museum. He has been a Notary Public for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts since 1960. 

Telephone: 1-978-632-0203


Andrew N. Boucher

Andrew N. Boucher

Owner/President

Since assisting in the family business from an early age, Andrew began his funeral career in the family business after graduating from Gardner High School in 1989. Immediately following high school he attended the New England Institute at Mount Ida College in Newton, MA. After receiving his Funeral Director and Embalming Degree in 1991, he joined his father in what is now a second-generation funeral home.  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/Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, 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 and member of the Templeton Fish & Game 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, and past Director of the Greater Gardner Chamber of Commerce.  Andrew is also a past member, past Director and past President of the Gardner Rotary Club.    

For the year 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 Examiners Office in New York City following the 9/11 attacks.

In 2014 Andrew was selected by the Greater Gardner Chamber of Commerce as its Citizen of the Year.

Andrew is a Notary Public for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Telephone: 1-978-632-0203


Jacob B. Cormier

Jacob B. Cormier

Licensed Funeral Director

Jacob became a registered funeral director and licensed embalmer in February of 2018, making Boucher Funeral Home, Inc. a third-generation family funeral home. 

He is the son of Roger A. and Suzanne B. (Boucher) Cormier, grandson of Normand L. and Priscilla T. Boucher, and nephew of Andrew N. Boucher. He graduated from Gardner High School with the Class of 2012 as Secretary of his class, and began his apprenticeship with Boucher Funeral Home, Inc. in 2013. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Funeral Home Management in 2016 from Mount Ida College in Newton, MA where he served as President of his class. Jacob was inducted into the Mount Ida Chapter of Pi Sigma Eta and the National Honor Society for Funeral Service Professionals. He was also the recipient of the Dodge Award, presented to the individual who demonstrated academic excellence, exceptional character traits and the promise of outstanding contributions to the funeral service profession; and he received the Alumni Award, given to the student who best displays the character of Mount Ida College. Jacob received his Master’s Degree in Business Management from the School of Business at Mount Ida College in 2017. 

Jacob continues in his family's footsteps in community involvement. He is a member, Director and Secretary of the Acadien Social Club of Gardner, member of the Templeton Fish and Game Club, Inc. of Templeton, member of Annunciation Parish of Gardner, member of the Greater Gardner Chamber of Commerce Membership Committee, and is a member of the Mount Ida College Alumni Association. 

Jacob is also President/ Owner of JBC DJ Services which he established in 2009.

Telephone: 1-978-632-0203


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