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Obituary: Lorraine E. (Barry) Gaucher, 84

Jul 09, 2017 02:16PM ● By Theresa Gilman

Lorraine E. (Barry) Gaucher

DRACUT, MA- Lorraine E. (Barry) Gaucher, 84, died peacefully, Thursday, July 6th, with her loving family by her side. She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph "Gus" Gaucher.

Lorraine was born in Lowell, MA on January 20, 1933, a daughter of the late Aura (Ayotte) and Peter Barry.

Lorraine was a dedicated and devoted wife, mother and grandmother, who invested her time in her family. In her younger years she worked at Raytheon and along with her husband, owned and operated the Seacrest Hotel in Hampton, NH.

In her spare time, she enjoyed gardening and spending time with "her" Jilian and "her" Jackson. Watching them grow into wonderful young adults gave her such joy and purpose. 

Lorraine is survived and will be deeply missed by her two daughters, Renee Gaucher and Lisa (Gaucher) Bourque; two grandchildren, Jilian Gaucher and Jackson Bourque, all of Dracut; sister, Priscilla Stone of Dracut; goddaughter/ niece, Sandra Piekarski and her husband Billy of Rye, NH; niece Linda Cowern and her husband David of Dracut; three nephews, Marc Larmand and his wife Kathy of Dracut, Scott Larmand of Lowell and Barry Stone of Dracut; her personal on-call handyman, Greg Mitchell of Dracut; as well as many other nieces, nephews, extended family and precious friends.

Along with her husband, she was predeceased by her son, Gary Gaucher; her sister, Rita Larmand and her husband Tootsie; brother-in-law Robert Stone and nephew Dana Stone.

ARRANGEMENTS: At the Lorraine's request all services were held privately and under the direction of the DRACUT FUNERAL HOME, 2159 Lakeview Avenue, Dracut. To leave an online condolence, story, or message, please visit, or find us on Facebook under "Dracut Funeral Home.”
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