Lorraine J. (Bettey) Robichaud, 62, of Gardner, died peacefully Tuesday, May 31, 2016 in her home, surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Gardner on January 1, 1954, she was the daughter of the late Henry J. and Annette A. (Jalbert) Bettey.
Lorraine graduated from Gardner High School with the Class of 1971. In 1973 she received her Associates Degree from Mount Wachusett Community College of Gardner.
Lorraine was employed by Heywood Hospital of Gardner as Director of Health Information and Director of Medical Staff Management Services for 45 years.
She was a member of Annunciation Parish/Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church of Gardner.
Lorraine enjoyed whitewater rafting, biking, baking, quilting and crafting. She loved vacationing in Punta Cana with her husband, and treasured spending time with her family.
Lorraine leaves her husband of 17 years, Ludger A. Robichaud of Gardner; one son, Richard T. Robichaud of Lorton, VA; three daughters, Paula M. Robichaud of Gardner, Michelle J. LeBlanc and her husband Scott of Hubbardston and Suzanne L. Stark and her husband Tim of Sorrento, FL; one brother, Rene D. Bettey and his wife Janet of Royalston; eight grandchildren, Briana LeBlanc, Danielle LeBlanc, Derek Bennett, Amanda Robichaud, Chelsea Robichaud, Amelia Stark, Vanessa Robichaud and Jackson Stark; four great-grandchildren; two nephews, Bryan and Nathan Bettey and their children; several aunts and cousins; and her very dear friend Mary Ann Starr and her family. She was predeceased by her son, Timothee J. Robichaud who died November 15, 2004.
Funeral Services will be held Monday, June 6th from the Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols Street, Gardner with a Mass at 11:00 a.m. in Annunciation Parish/Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, 135 Nichols Street, Gardner. Burial will be in Notre Dame Cemetery, Gardner.
Calling hours will be held Sunday, June 5th from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions in Lorraine's memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, Gardner Relay for Life, 43 Nagog Park, Suite 110, Acton, MA 01720 or to Holy Family Academy, 135 Nichols Street, Gardner, MA 01440.
Sunday, June 5th, 2016 1:00pm - 3:00pm, Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols St., Gardner
Monday, June 6th, 2016 11:00am, Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, 135 Nichols St., Gardner
Notre Dame Cemetery, West St., Gardner