On Thursday, September 24, 2020, Eileen Margaret (Boucher) Busiere, loving wife of 62 years, of William F. Busiere, passed away at the age of 84. Eileen was born on December 14, 1935, in Springfield, MA, a daughter of Leonard and Margaret (Harrison) Boucher, she was a lifelong resident of Springfield and attended Springfield Schools. Eileen was a hardworking and dedicated wife, mother, and grandmother. She enjoyed crocheting, tag sales, a good Irish song, and the tranquility of the ocean. Later in her life, Eileen worked seasonally at the Big E, for several years, in the Glass House. She leaves behind her husband, William, of Springfield, and children, David G. Boucher of Chicopee, William F. Busiere, Jr., Pamela A. Feeley and her husband, James, all of Springfield, Marc L. Busiere and his wife, Jodi, of Monson, Michelle M. Busiere and her partner, Ronald Thibeault, Christopher M. Busiere, Jennifer R. O’Brien and her husband, James, and Allison M. Rachmaciej and her husband Kevin all of Springfield; siblings, Lorraine M. Deese of Lawrence, GA, Thomas B. Percy of Chicopee, John S. Percy of Springfield, Ruth M. Racette of East Longmeadow, and Charles R. Percy of Ludlow; and her ten cherished grandchildren, David, Joseph, Jade, Tyler, Nathan, Justin, Julianna, Bryson, Riley, and Briea. Family and friends are invited to gather on Thursday, October 1, for a period of visitation from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Hafey Springfield Chapels, 494 Belmont Ave., followed by a service in the funeral home at 11:30 a.m. Committal prayers and burial will follow at St. Michael’s Cemetery in Springfield. Memorial contributions in Eileen’s name may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children, 516 Carew St., Springfield, MA 01104. www.hafeyfuneralservice.com
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