Marlborough – Claire (Bouvier) Bouffard, 86, of Marlborough, died Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014 at the Reservoir Center in Marlborough. Born in Worcester, she was the daughter of the late Honore and Edna (Goulet) Bouvier.
Claire had been employed as a clerk at the Raytheon Corporation in Sudbury until her retirement in 1993. She had also been employed as a stitcher for the former Frye Shoe.
She had been a member of the former St. Mary's Parish. She loved to dance and ride motorcycles. She was always mindful of the needs of her children and grandchildren and was selfless in her giving. They always came first.
She is survived by her sons, Roger Cheney and his wife Michelle of St. Petersburg, Fla.; Steven Cheney and his companion Donna of Everett; Raymond Cheney of Maine; and Gerard Cheney of Texas. She also leaves her sisters and their families, Jean Bray of Worcester, Janet DiMauro and her husband Jim of Marlborough, Rita Gardiner and her partner Tom McClay of Marlborough and Shirley Saulnier and her husband Bernie of Maine; her grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. She was also the sister of the late Norman Bouvier.
Visiting hours will be held Friday, Feb. 7, from 3 – 4 p.m., at the Slattery Funeral Home, 40 Pleasant St., Marlborough. A funeral service will follow at 4 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be held at a later date.