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Gerard E. Gauthier

Posted 2017-07-15 by mhenderson
Today's News-Herald, Lake Havasu City, AZ
>>> Published on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 <<<

Gerard (Gerry) E. Gauthier, 88, of Lake Havasu City, died July 5,
2017 with his family by his side.

He was born to the late Daniel and Alice Gauthier on Oct. 2, 1928,
in Berlin, New Hampshire.

Gerry graduated from Notre Dame High School in 1947. He married
Pauline J. Arsenault in 1949, and they lived together in New
Hampshire for 51 years before retiring to Lake Havasu City.

Gerry earned a degree of Associate in Business Science in 1966 and
worked in the field of accounting until he retired in 1994. An
active member of the church, he was a member of the Knights of
Columbus and devoted to rosary-making. He was passionate about
family and helping others, remained involved in his church, and
spread his love for the Holy Family throughout his community
wherever he lived.

Considered a “jack-of-all-trades,” Gerry was frequently called upon
to fix something, paint something or build something -- the list
goes on. He never said no. A skilled woodworker, he donated many of
his creations to craft fairs seeking to raise funds for worthy

Gerry was preceded in death by his wife, Pauline J. Gauthier, of
Lake Havasu City.

He is survived by six children, Georges Gauthier of Bethlehem,
Pennsylvania, Monique Savage of Merrimack, New Hampshire, Paulette
Godbout of Las Vegas, Nevada, Susanne Gauthier of Vallejo,
California, Pauline Roy of Nashua, New Hampshire, and Paul Gauthier
of Laconia, New Hampshire; three grandchildren; five step-
grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

A viewing is 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 12, at Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home.
Funeral mass is at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church at 11 a.m.
Thursday, July 13. Burial will take place immediately following at
Lake Havasu Memorial Gardens. A funeral reception is in the Holy
Angels Parish Hall.

Services were placed in the care of Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home.
Thoughts and condolences can be made to the family at www.lietz- To send a free card to the family, go to

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