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Visitation

Boucher Funeral Home, Inc.
Sunday October 24th, 2021
1:00pm - 3:00pm

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Funeral Service

Annunciation Parish at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church
Monday October 25th, 2021
10:00am

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Burial

Notre Dame Cemetery
Monday October 25th, 2021

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George A. Babineau

George A. Babineau, 92, of Leominster, formerly of Gardner, died peacefully Tuesday, October 19, 2021, in UMass Memorial Medical Center—University Campus, Worcester, after an illness.

Born in Gardner on January 24, 1929, he was the son of the late Adelard and Laura (Careau) Babineau. He graduated from Eymard Seminary in Suffern, NY with the Class of 1946 and later received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Boston University with the Class of 1962. George was a United States Army Korean War Veteran serving from 1952 to 1954, where he received the National Defense Service Medal. George was an Engineer employed by General Electric of Fitchburg for 35-years until his retirement in 1986.

George was a parishioner of Annunciation Parish/ Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church of Gardner, where he was formerly active in the Spiritual Life Committee, a Lector, and a Eucharistic Minister. He was also an active volunteer for Habitat for Humanity.

George is survived by his wife of 23-years, Eleanor Hebert Ingves Babineau of Leominster; a son, David G. Babineau and his wife Sylvia of Gardner; two daughters, Louise Tata and her husband John of Lunenburg, and Diane Boucher and her husband Denis of Sandwich; one stepdaughter, Susan I. Meyer and two stepsons, Robert W. and Richard R. Ingves and their families; five grandchildren, Jacob and Michael Babineau, Lauren and Ross Boucher, and Melanie Tata; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was predeceased by his first wife of 43-years, Lorraine (Couture) Babineau, who died in 1992; a brother, Guy Careau; and two sisters, Alice Murray, and Muriel Spenard.

Calling Hours will be held Sunday, October 24, 2021, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols Street, Gardner, MA.

Funeral Services will be held Monday, October 25, 2021, from the funeral home with a with a Mass at 10:00 a.m. in Annunciation Parish at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, 135 Nichols Street, Gardner, MA. Burial with Military Honors will follow at Notre Dame Cemetery, West Street, Gardner, MA.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary, 209 Lawrence Street, Methuen, MA 01844 or to Annunciation Parish, 135 Nichols Street, Gardner, MA 01440. Please reference in memory of George A. Babineau.


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A candle was lit in memory of George Babineau

Maria Saven Jan 30 2022 10:26 PM

I'm sorry to hear of the passing of your Dad. I have so many fond memories of your family as we all grew up on Regan Street. I will keep all of you in my thoughts and prayers.

Luann (Poirier) Hudson Nov 19 2021 5:19 PM

We are so sorry to hear of your father's passing. Our deepest sympathy to all of you. I have many fond memories of your dad. Especially when he took us to Boston to see Camelot. He was very generous, and an inspiration to many.

Diane and Tom Kane Oct 30 2021 3:45 PM

My heartfelt and deepest sympathies to Eleanor and my cousins, David, Lou-Ann and DiDi. May your memories sooth your spirits in the days and months ahead. God bless and comfort each of you and your children. With love, Ann

Ann Careau Oct 25 2021 10:35 AM

So sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathy to you and your family. May the memories you shared help to comfort you during this trying time and for the days to come.

Jodie Laperriere Oct 24 2021 12:17 PM

My sympathies to the family. Mr Babineau was a true servant of the Lord

Janice Gallant Witman Oct 22 2021 12:01 PM

to the Babineau family, condolences being sent at this sad time.
Cherish the memories

Lucille and Rheal McCaie Oct 21 2021 11:31 AM

condolenses to Babineau's . George was a Prince among men . many superlatives, kind , compassionate , wity , caring , etc., so glad he came into my mother's life , they made a great loving couple . RIP , Heaven will be enhanced with you ..

bob ingves Oct 21 2021 11:12 AM

Our sympathy to his family, David+Julie Cormier

David Cormier Oct 20 2021 6:25 PM

He was a wonderful person with a fantastic attitude towards life. He will be missed. May he RIP thoughts and prayers go out to auntie Eleanor and all the family.

Paul Hebert Oct 20 2021 4:34 PM

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