Andrea Jean Paul Bolduc
RUMFORD -- Andrea Jean Paul Bolduc, 89, better known as Jean Bolduc, died unexpectedly on August 28, 2013.
Jean was a devoted husband and father. He was born on September 9, 1923 in Ste. Methode, Quebec, to Joseph Remi Bolduc and Leocadie Poulin. He was one of 12 children.
On February 14, 1958 he married his "pretty lady" and love of his life Pierrette Laverdure. They lived in Rumford, where they raised their family and owned and operated Rumford Body Shop on Waldo Street for over 40 years.
He was a communicant of Parish of the Holy Savior, and a 4th degree Knight of Columbus.
His passions were spending time with his family at the camp fishing and boating. He had a love of life and enjoyed sharing that ideal with family and friends.
He leaves behind his wife of 55 years Pierrette; sons, Victor Bolduc and wife, Sandy of Tucson, AZ, Philippe Bolduc and wife, Pat of New Gloucester; daughter, Michele Bukoveckas and husband, Walter of East Baldwin; and three sisters, Cecile Buotte, and MaryJane Poulin and husband, Norbert of New Britain, CT, and Lucia Turgeon of Ste. Methode, Quebec; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Jean is predeceased by his parents; a son, Jean, Jr.; and grandson, Pierce Bolduc. He will be missed by many.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at a later date. A time will be announced. Interment will be in St. John Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions in Jean’s memory may be made to Holy Savior Scholarship Fund, 126 Maine Ave., Rumford, ME 04276.