OBITUARY

Robert A. Bouthot

June 16, 1926April 26, 2013

Waterville – Robert A. Bouthot of Belgrade Rd., Oakland, Maine died very peacefully at a local hospital on Friday Evening April 26, 2013 after a long illness. Family was at his bedside when he passed away. He was born in Winslow, June 16, 1926 the son of Arthur and Josephine Bouthot.

Robert (Bob) was predeceased by his parents Arthur J. and Josephine (Boucher) Bouthot; two brothers Gerard and Fernand (Fritz) Bouthot, and one sister Constance Bouthot. Bob was married to his beloved Gloria Hope Ruel who passed away on February 12, 1977. He is survived by his daughter Connie Grubbs and husband Larry; son Arthur Bouthot and wife Susan, daughter Carol Leclair and husband Mike, daughter Jean Sturtevant and several nieces and nephews. He was also blessed with 9 grandchildren; Kimberly Weed, Shelly Pomerleau, Robert and Jasmine Bouthot, Michael, Brian, Leo and Timmy Leclair and Tommy Sturtevant. He also has 10 great grandchildren.

Bob graduated from Winslow High School on June 9, 1944 and was a member of the WHS Marching Band. Bob was also a World War II U.S. Army Veteran serving from November 8, 1944 to August 19, 1946. He achieved the rank of Tec 4. He served with the 36th Field Artillery Group and finished in the 175th Army Postal Unit. He was a “life member” of the Waterville American Legion Bourque-Lanigan Post #5 for 67 years. Bob worked as the Assistant Manager\Manager for the A&P Grocery Store for over 25 years, owned and operated his own grocery store and meat market “Bob’s Market” on West St. in Waterville, and worked at plant nurseries after moving to Florida in 1974. He moved back to the Central Maine area in 1993. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm on Monday, April 29 at the Veilleux Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 Am Tuesday April 30th at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church on Monument St. in Winslow. Interment will follow at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery in Waterville. Services are under the care and direction of the Veilleux Funeral Home 8 Elm St. Waterville, Me 04901 www.veilleuxfuneralhome.com 207-872-7676

Services

  • Visitation Monday, April 29, 2013
  • Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday, April 30, 2013
REMEMBERING

Robert A. Bouthot

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Kris Martin

May 6, 2013

So sorry for your loss, such a great man, I will miss him.

Tina MacArthur Frappier

May 2, 2013

So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to all the family.

Stanley Murray

May 1, 2013

Prayers for the family.
Jeremiah 29:11

Deslyn Pierre

May 1, 2013

Sorry for your lost. May God be with you and your family.

Rabyrne Hutton

May 1, 2013

Thinking of you Arthur, Sue

May 1, 2013

Connie, Jean, Carol, Arthur & Family: Bob was one of my best Friends. I always enjoyed working with him and his funny sence of humor. I have know him as The Chief for as long as we have known each other. Thank you so much Connie for looking me up to give me the news of your Dad's passing. I will keep your family in my prayers
Tom Stutzman
Apopka, Florida

May 1, 2013

Connie, Carol, Arthur & Jean,

I have many fond memories of spending time with your family. Your dad always made me feel at home. May all of you take comfort in wonderful memories as well. My thoughts & prayers are with you.

Sheila (Belliveau) Rancourt

Les Ford

April 30, 2013

Connie, Sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers. Remember God will never leave us or forsake us. Keep looking up.

Les Ford.

April 30, 2013

May God bless you and your family during this difficult time. My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. Celinda Rivera (Orlando, FL)

Rhonda Murphy

April 30, 2013

As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.