Marie Schmitz Boucher
September 27, 1936 – December 14, 2012
–Charlene,76, died peacefully surrounded by her family on
Friday, December 14, 2012, at Oregon Health and Science
University. She was born at the Brown House, in Stayton, to Joseph
and Opal (Lambrecht) Schmitz, Charlene graduated from Stayton
Union High School and married Leonel Boucher on June 2, 1955, at
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Stayton. They started
their family in Albany, and moved to Lebanon in 1966, where they
were members of St. Edwards Catholic Church. She moved to Gresham
was a homemaker who was dedicated to her children and her husband
throughout her life. She loved to read, appreciated the beauty of
flowers, and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
was preceded in death by her husband, Leonel, parents, and
brother, Cletus Schmitz. She is survived by her children, Gary
Boucher and wife, Veta; Diana Wake; Lynn Dee Bauer and
husband, Greg; Lois Stickell and husband, Trent; Scott Boucher and
wife, Christine; and Renee Elligott and husband, Bob.
Charlene is also survived by brother, Bob Schmitz and
wife, Shirley; sister,
Beatrice Toepfer and husband,
Lee; sister-in-law, Betty Schmitz; 11 grandchildren; and 3
will be Wednesday, December 19, 2012 from 2-8 pm at North Santiam
Funeral Service. Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday,
December 20, 2012 at 11:30 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic
Church in Stayton. Interment in St. Mary Cemetery, Stayton.
Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.