Madeline Mary Bache – Scituate

Madeline Mary Bache – Scituate

Madeline Mary (Boucher) Bache, formerly of North Scituate, R.I., passed away in Shelbyville, KY, on Aug. 20, 2017, at 105 years and 8 months young.

Born December 5, 1911, in Providence, R.I., she was the daughter of the late Eugene J. and Malvina LeBlanc Boucher.

Madeline married her late husband, Frederick C. Bache, in Providence in 1935 and had been married 63 years when he passed away in 1999. They raised their family of four children in North Scituate. For many years, they ran a family business, “The Hayseed,” a general country store in Scituate. Madeline went on to a career as secretary at North Scituate Elementary School, serving for many years. In her later years, she lived at Rockland Oaks Senior Housing and enjoyed many good times at the Scituate Senior Center.

She is survived by her children: Dennis Bache of Moretown, Vt., Barbara (Peter) Plummer, Gary Bache of Coventry, R.I., and Linda Thomas of Wilmington, N.C.; and eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren, and one great-great granddaughter.

A Funeral Service will be conducted Tuesday, Aug. 29 at 10:30 a.m. in the Winfield & Sons Funeral Home, 571 West Greenville Road, North Scituate, R.I. Burial will follow at Highland Memorial Park in Johnston, R.I. The family will receive friends on Monday, Aug. 28, from 5-8 p.m., at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Madeline’s honor to the Scituate Senior Center, 1315 Chopmist Hill Rd, N. Scituate, RI 02857; or to Hosparus (Hospice) in Kentucky, 3532 Ephraim McDowell Drive, Louisville, KY 40205.