Carolyn D. (Boucher) Menard, R.N., 69, of Warwick passed away at home surrounded by her loving family on July 11, 2013 after a brief illness. She was the beloved companion of L. Kenyon Shippee.
Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late James A. and Doris A. (Larney) Boucher. Ms. Menard was a Registered Nurse in the office of Dr. Vincent J. Yakavonis, MD for the past 25 years. She was a graduate of Roger Williams Hospital School of Nursing. She served as a past president of the Greenwood School P.T.A., as a Brownie Leader and as a past treasurer of Continental Little League.
She was the loving mother of Lori J. Zulla of Warwick and Deborah L. Frenze and her fiance, John Santos of Warwick. Caring sister of Betty Jane Waterman of Exeter. Cherished grandmother of Nikolas, Julia and Andrew. She is also survived by four nieces; and her adopted family, Lori and Matt Berard, Josh Peltier, Meaghan McKenna and Jamie Peltier.
Her funeral will be held on Monday, July 15, 2013 at 9:15 a.m. from The Urquhart-Murphy Funeral Home, 800 Greenwich Avenue, Route 5, Warwick (Exit 12A on I-95) with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. in St. Catherine of Siena Church, 3250 Post Road, Warwick. Burial will follow in Greenwood Burial Ground, Coventry. Relatives and friends are invited and may call Sunday 4-8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, gifts in her memory to Home & Hospice Care of RI, 1085 No. Main St., Providence, RI 02904 would be appreciated. www.murphyfuneralhomes.org