Gertrude Elisabeth Geaghan
October 11, 1928 – January 7, 2019
Gertrude E. Geaghan, 90
Waterville – Gertrude E. Geaghan, 90, of Waterville passed from this life to the next on Monday January 7, 2019. She was born on October 11, 1928 in Waterville, a daughter of Dulcina (Boulette) and Napoleon Bolduc. She graduated from Mount Merici Academy where she was a faithful volunteer for many years. She married Robert J. Geaghan and together they had six children.
Over the years she worked at Butler Department Store and Standard Auto Parts; however, her greatest pleasure was as homemaker generously loving her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She also enjoyed spending time at camp, bird watching, crocheting, travelling with her husband along the Maine coast, the Rangeley area and the Caribbean. She was a devout Catholic and an active member of St. Francis Catholic Church.
Gertrude is survived by her six children: Gary Geaghan and his wife Kathleen of Waterville; Robert Joseph Geaghan and his wife Michelle of Waterville; Pauline Langton and her husband Robert of Searsport; Kevin Geaghan and his wife Barbara of Waterville; Maureen Nowlin and her partner Julian Berard of Waterville; Frances Gaudet and her husband Brian of Unity; her grandchildren: Heather Corey, Jennifer McLaughlin, Christopher Geaghan, Tim Nowlin, Basil Stratton, Max Hudson, Kevin Geaghan, Jr., Chelsea Stratton, Samantha Nowlin, Travis Veilleux, Israel Davis, Molly Brown, Julia Badaroco, Eliza Geaghan; her great-grandchildren: Amanda, Elliot, Abby, Holly, Basil, Thomas, Reid, Allison, Silas, Kevin III, Kelian, Riley, Meadow, Riley, Lauralyne, Xavier, Azariyah; as well as a large extended family of nieces and nephews. Gertrude was predeceased by her granddaughter Amber Corey; her brother Lionel Bolduc; her sister Monica Vigue; her brother Fern Bolduc and her sister Bernadette Rancourt.
Visiting hours will be from 12 to 2:30 pm on Saturday January 12, 2019 at Veilleux Funeral Home, 8 Elm Street, Waterville. Burial will be private in St Francis Catholic Cemetery. A celebration of her life is planned for later this summer at camp. Please visit www.veilleuxfuneralhome.com to share condolences, memories and tributes with her family.
- Services Saturday, January 12, 2019
Gertrude Elisabeth Geaghan
January 10, 2019
To All The Geaghan Family,
Sincere condolences on the passing of your mother & grandmother. She was a lovely women who cared deeply for her family. May happy memories of the good times shared be a comfort to all of you. I know I will always treasure the time spent at camp where we enjoyed watching the hummers fly, the children swim and swapped fond stories of our children's growing years. She will be missed!