Jeffrey H. Bouchie, 69 of Hanson died at the South Shore Hospital in Weymouth after a period of failing health. He was born in Quincy, son of the late Jeffrey H. and Helen (Kelliher) Bouchie. Jeffrey was raised and educated in Weymouth and Graduated from Weymouth High School in 1961. Mr. Bouchie attended the Peterson School of Engineering in Boston where he earned a 2nd Class Engineers License.
Mr. Bouchie worked for 30 years as a Boiler Engineer for the Boston Edison Company before he retired. Following retirement he worked for 10 years at The Norwood Hospital as their boiler engineer.
Jeffrey was an avid Red Sox Fan. He even had a try out with the team at the age of 16. He was told to come back when he was "bigger and stronger." Mr. Bouchie enjoyed trips to Foxwoods, Las Vegas, and Aruba.
Jeffrey is survived by his wife, Judy (Damon) Bouchie of Hanson. Father of Michael R. Bouchie and his wife Elaine of Duxbury, Donna M. Piccinni and her husband Raymond of Marblehead, and Julie L. Jones and her husband David of Middleton. Jeffrey was also the loving Grandfather of Katelyn, Stephen, Brendon, Amanda, Alia, Victoria, and Elizabeth.
The Bouchie family welcomes friends and loved ones to celebrate Jeffrey's life on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 from 4:00-7:00 PM in the Magoun-Biggins Funeral Home 135 Union St. in Rockland. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday February 14, 2013 at 9:00 AM in the St. Bridget's Church in Abington. Burial will follow at a later date in the Fern Hill Cemetery in Hanson. Donations may be made in his memory to the Alzheimer's Association of MA. 480 Pleasant St. Watertown MA 02472.