Woodrow G. Bolduc
TILTON-- Woodrow G. Bolduc, formerly of Laconia, passed away peacefully, Monday, February 15, 2010 at the New Hampshire Veterans Home, following a long illness.
He was born in Laconia on May 10, 1918, son of Wilfrid and Clementine (Drouin) Bolduc and was educated at Sacred Heart School.
He married Marguerite Rondeau on November 11, 1944 in Manchester. She predeceased him in 1978.
Woodrow was best remembered as the proprietor of the South End Service Station, from 1940 until his retirement in 1987. During World War II he served as sergeant in the Army Air Force for four years, as a mechanic, in the Panama Canal Zone. He was a life-long communicant of Sacred Heart Church and a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
He enjoyed gardening at his home on Garfield Street where he lived for 56 years prior to his illness.
He is survived by his son Dennis Bolduc; grandson and granddaughter-in-law Nolan and Kate Bolduc and their daughter, Elise; granddaughter Hilary Bolduc; his sister Lucia Dickson; several nieces and nephews and extended family and friends, especially Aldea Lacroix. He was predeceased by his sisters Alice Dutile, Doris George, Anita Fields and Rachel Jalbert.
Special thanks go to the staff of Forestview Manor, where he resided for two years and also to the staff of New Hampshire Veterans Home for their exceptional care, love and attention which they gave Woodrow in his final years.
There will be no calling hours.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Sacred Heart Church, 291 Union Avenue, Laconia on Friday February 19, 2010 at 11:00 AM.
Burial will be in the Sacred Heart Cemetery, Garfield Street, Laconia, in the spring, at the convenience of the family.
Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant St. Laconia, is in charge of the arrangements.