PENOBSCOT – Jean Joseph Achilles Boutin passed away Jan. 29, 2014, in Penobscot. He was born March 2, 1934, in Maniwaki, Quebec, to Esperance and Lionel Boutin. He came to the United States to work in 1964.
Jean was predeceased by his loving and devoted daughter, Gaetane Heath, who helped to care for him until she passed on Jan. 5, 2014. Gaetane worked at the Cancer Care Center of Maine for 16 years but her true love was caring for the animals at Peace Ridge. Jean is survived by his wife, Myrna, three sons, Ronald and wife, Nancy, Donald, and Stephan and Nanette; one daughter, Lisa and husband, Daryl; son-in-law, Michael Heath; one brother; two sisters; and two sons in Canada; 12 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and his beloved cat, Mason. Jean and Gaetane will be greatly missed by all family and friends.
A time of remembrance for Jean and Gaetane, will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the care of Mitchell-Tweedie Funeral Home and Cremation Services Bucksport. www.mitchelltweedie-young.com.