She was born in Berlin, NH on July 16, 1926 the daughter of John and Alberta (Melanson) Leroux and resided in Berlin until 1968, when she moved to Stewartstown. Mary was an administrator for the Coos County Nursing Hospital in Stewartstown and spent her summers at her cottage on Cedar Pond, where she later resided. She was a member of St. Kieran Church, now Good Shepherd Parish.
Members of the family include her children John Bouchard of Stewartstown, NH and Joan Paustian of Manchester, VT; granddaughters Ashley Libby of Sante Fe, NM and Kayla Mae Bouchard of Colebrook, NH; a brother Richard Leroux and wife Sandra of Derry, NH; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Leopold (Paul) Bouchard.
At Mary’s request there are no visiting hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday afternoon, July 14, at 1 PM at St. Anne Church. Burial will follow in St. Kieran Cemetery, Berlin.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her memory to the American Heart Assoc., PO Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005.