Claude A. Bouchard


Claude A. Bouchard, 65, of Rugar Street, passed away Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at the CVPH Medical Center with his loving family by his side. He was born in Longueuil, Quebec, Canada, on July 17, 1954, the son of Andre and Jacqueline (Berthiaume) Bouchard. Claude was a gifted craftsman, skilled in all areas of construction. He was known for his masonry, plastering, dry wall and taping. Claude was also an adept electrician, tiler, and plumber. His masonry skills can be seen at many local structures in the North Country. He had a generous spirit, giving of his time and knowledge to anyone in need of help with any project. Claude retired as a Code Enforcement Officer for the City of Plattsburgh. He loved fishing with his sons and grandsons around the Lake Champlain Islands. Claude was a lifelong learner who enjoyed the trades, mechanics, technology and culinary arts.
He was predeceased by his parents, a sister Claudine Bouchard Indelicato, and a niece Kathleen O'Shaughnessy.
Claude is survived by his wife of sixteen years Ellen (Trombley) Bouchard, his children; Adam (Melanie) Bouchard, Denielle Medina, Michelle Medina and her partner Patrick Bennett, Rei Medina, his siblings; Peter Bouchard and his companion Arlene, Serge (Pat) Bouchard, Chantal (Steven) O'Shaughnessy, Bryant (Susan) Bouchard, a brother-in-law Rich Indelicato, two grandchildren, Oliver and Charlie Bouchard, many nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh, N.Y.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, at 10 a.m. at St. Peter's Church.
In lieu of flowers, friends wishing may make donations to the Wish Fund at the Clinton County Board of Realtors in care of Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh, NY 12901.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh, NY 12901 (518) 561-3980. Online condolences and memorial candles may be offered at
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Published on August 19, 2019
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Anna james
Aug 21, 2019
I am so very sorry for your loss, my heart goes out to your family. Praying for you all. Ellen I’m so sorry 😢
Louise Lemieux
Aug 20, 2019
My deepest sympathy to the entire family.
May Claude rest in peace and may you be consoled with the assurance of being reunited with him in our Father's eternal home, one day.

I will be with you in thoughts and prayers saturday morning.
God bless.

Your cousin Louise Lemieux (sister of Diane)
Richard Indelicato
Aug 19, 2019
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