Funeral services for Rita M. Bouchey, age 84, of Ogdensburg, will be held on Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 11:00AM at Frary Funeral Home with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. Calling hours will be held on Thursday, November 14, 2013 at Frary Funeral Home on 515 Caroline Street from 9:00 to 11:00AM before the funeral services. Burial will be held at Notre Dame Cemetery. Mrs. Bouchey passed away on Saturday, November 9, 2013 at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center.
Rita is survived by a son, Lawrence R. and his wife Mary; a daughter, Susan M., both of Ogdensburg; a sister, Valerie Sellers of Edgewater, Maryland; two grandchildren, Lawrence and Nicholas; two great grandchildren, Avery and Evan. She is predeceased by two sisters, Helen Doyle and Elizabeth Taylor.
Rita was born on March 20, 1929, in Ogdensburg, the daughter of John and Edith Madlin Clark. She graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy in 1946 and attended Wallaces Business School. On September 12, 1953 Rita married Lawrence Bouchey at Notre Dame with Rev. Donald Seguin officiating. He predeceased her on July 28, 1989. She worked for a short time as a secretary at the Eastman Kodak Company in Rochester.
She enjoyed knitting, animals, reading, and spending time with her family.
Online condolences may be made at www.fraryfuneralhome.com/obituaries.