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Sarah E."Sally" Leger

Sarah E. "Sally" (Staveley) Leger, 89, of Old Orchard Beach, Maine, formerly of Gardner, died peacefully, Saturday, February 25, 2017 in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, surrounded by her family.
She was born in Lowell on January 31, 1928, the daughter of the late Wilford and Sarah Thorne (Hollis) Staveley.
Sally graduated from Gardner High School with the Class of 1947, and was inducted into the Gardner High School Athletic Hall of Fame.
Prior to retiring, she was employed by the City of Gardner as a crossing guard for the Gardner Public Schools. She was also employed by Stanley's Lunch as a waitress.
Sally was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church of Gardner. She was a former member of the Gardner Women's Golf Association.
She was an exceptional golfer and bowler, and loved spending time with her family and friends.
Sally was predeceased by her husband, Norman H. Leger, who died August 13, 1990.
She leaves one son, Glenn N. Leger and his wife Giselle of Gardner; two daughters, Vicki L. Saulnier and her husband William of Templeton, and Kelly A. Boudreau and her husband David of Old Orchard Beach, Maine; seven grandchildren, Wendy Reno and her husband Ryan of Kansas, Tanya Seppa and her husband Eric of Gardner, Heidi Williams and her husband Matthew of Templeton, Tyler Leger and his wife Nydia of Fitchburg, Alison Boudreau and fiancé Joshua Sundquist of Old Orchard Beach, Maine, Luke Boudreau of Old Orchard Beach, Maine and Dylan Boudreau of Old Orchard Beach, Maine; seven great-grandchildren, Arianna Leger, Lilu DiSilva, Liam Williams, Aiden Reno, Corinne Reno, Cameron Seppa and Drew Seppa; several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by three brothers, Earl, Kenneth and Arthur Staveley; and by one sister, Louise Kulczyk.
Funeral Services will be held Friday, March 3rd at 11:00 a.m. in the Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols Street, Gardner. Burial will be in Notre Dame Cemetery, Gardner.
Calling hours will be held Friday, March 3rd from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 300 Fifth Avenue, Suite 6, Waltham, MA 02451 or to the Alzheimer's Association, 480 Pleasant Street, Watertown, MA 02472.
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Visitation Details

Friday, March 3rd, 2017 9:30am - 11:00am, Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols St., Gardner

Service Details

Friday, March 3rd, 2017 11:00am, Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols St., Gardner

Interment Details

Notre Dame Cemetery, West St., Gardner


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Guestbook

Glenn, Vicki and Kelly, I am sorry to hear of your moms passing she was such a kind lady. May she rest in peace and may God Bless your entire family in this time of sorrow and loss. Judy (Landry) Perron

Richard and Judy (Landry) Perron Mar 11 2017 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for the loss of Sally. We have so many beautiful family memories. She will always be in our hearts and prayers. Gods blessing to all.

Addie Staveley Mar 3 2017 12:00 AM

My thoughts are with everyone as you go through this difficult adjustment without Mom, Grammy, Great Grammy and friend. Sally was always so much fun and so lively. I'm sure all who cared for her will have the fondest memories of her and how they were able to be with her for so long.

Jane Saulnier Mar 1 2017 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you and my heart breaks for family Sally was a wonderful woman and a great friend Joyce

Joyce LeBlanc Mar 1 2017 12:00 AM

Sally was a bright light everyday! She will be missed. God bless the entire family Much love to you all Marie

Marie Dobbs Feb 28 2017 12:00 AM

My "Gram"

Gram,

Thank you for the best memories I could ever have.  I loved when I'd walk through the front door and you would always say "hey kiddo" and I would ask you how you were and you always would say SOS. That always made me laugh.  Thanks for teaching me how to be the most awesome phase 10 player I could be, even though I think you cheated a few times, I could never beat you! I loved how every night we would get you your ice cream cone even if you were freezing! or when we would play crochet in the back yard and one of us was winning you would get so mad because you were so competitive ( I think I get that from you). I'll never forget that time when I tried to outdrink you on chocolate martinis and now thanks to that I can never have another chocolate martini again in my life! 

I hope you have lots of martinis and coronas, and I hope your sitting in a gazebo with Grampy enjoying an ice cream cone together.  I'll miss you terribly but will continue to make you proud, I promise. 

 

Love,

Your "Ali"

Alison Boudreau Feb 27 2017 12:00 AM

We are both sorry for your families loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Steve and Deb Guyer Feb 27 2017 12:00 AM

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