Doris Boudreau

Doris Helen Boudreau

September 9, 1932 - September 12, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Doris Boudreau, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Doris Boudreau

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.


WESTFORD- Doris Helen (Chandonait) Boudreau, a long-time resident of Westford, passed away peacefully at the Chelmsford home of her daughter and son-in-law on Thursday, September 12, 2019 having reached the age of 87 three days prior.

Doris was born on September 9, 1932 in Waltham, Massachusetts. Her mother, Alice (LaPierre) Chandonait, predeceased her on August 2, 1981. A 1950 graduate of Westford Academy, Doris was married on September 4, 1955 to Raymond “Ray” Joseph Denis Boudreau. They enjoyed 47 years of marriage until his passing on January 23, 2003.

A loving, thoughtful, and caring person, Doris was particularly happy to be surrounded by her family, in whom she took great pride. A homemaker, she raised five children in the Westford home she built with Ray, only having recently moved to Chelmsford after residing at the home for 63 years.

She is survived by one sister: Shirley Hough and husband Ralph of Waltham; one brother: Philip Chandonait and wife Jeanne of Chelmsford; four children: Dana Boudreau of Westford, Christine Smith and husband Duncan of Chelmsford, Neil Boudreau of Chelmsford, and Kirk Boudreau and wife Marion of Wilton, NH; two brothers-in-law: John McCloskey of Waltham and John Chandnoit of Lehigh Acres, FL; a daughter-in-law: Debra Boudreau of Barre; two grandchildren: Michael Duncan Smith and wife Amanda of Reading, and Jennifer (Smith) Strout and partner Timothy Gawlik of Chelmsford; and five great-grandchildren: Jordan, Isabella, Mikayla, Abigail, and Hannah.

Doris is predeceased by her son: Steven Boudreau of Barre; and three sisters: Margaret Johnson and husband John of Poughkeepsie, NY, Joan McCloskey of Waltham, and Alice Chandnoit of Lehigh Acres, FL.

Visiting Hours will be held on Saturday from 10 - 11 am in the Blake Chelmsford Funeral Home, 24 Worthen St., Chelmsford.

Her interment will follow the visitation in St. Catherine Cemetery, Pine Ridge Rd., Westford.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701 or

Read Less

Service Details

  • Visitation

    September 21, 2019 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    September 21, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am
    Blake Chelmsford Funeral Home
    24 Worthen Street
    Chelmsford, MA 01824
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    September 21, 2019 | 11:30am
    September 21, 2019 11:30am
    St. Catherine Cemetery
    20 Pine Ridge Road
    Westford, MA 01886
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Interment will follow the visitation
  • Interment

    St. Catherine of Alexandria Cemetery
    20 Pine Ridge Road
    WESTFORD, MA 01886
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Doris here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence

Karen M. Rosa (Andrew)

Posted at 10:05am
I worked with Neil at Hanscom AFB. My condolences to your entire family. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Karen Rosa (Andrew)

Karen E. Knowles

Posted at 09:02pm
The world has lost a beautiful woman and I have lost a beautiful friend. Doris was a kind and loving woman. I will miss her very much. I will keep her in my prayers for all the days to come. My condolences to her family. You had the privilege of having a wonderful mother and friend. With Love Karen

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: