Charlene V. Chouinard
Charlene V. Chouinard
  • October 22, 1945 - November 19, 2017
  • South Paris, Maine

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SOUTH PARIS - Charlene (Charly) Chouinard, 72, passed away at her home on Sunday, November 19, 2017 surrounded by her loved ones. She was born October 22, 1945 in Lewiston, Maine to the late John M. and Anita (Pelletier) Chouinard. Charly brought joy to many people in her 72 years. She loved everyone she met and enjoyed helping others. She also loved animals especially cats. In her earlier years she enjoyed playing Beano and participating in Special Olympics. She also enjoyed arts and crafts and going out to dinner with friends and family. She is survived by her sisters, Donna Brewster and husband David, and Patricia Bell and husband James; her brothers, John Chouinard Jr. and wife Dorothy, Richard Chouinard and wife Karin, and Darren Chouinard. She also leaves behind seven nieces and nephews, eight great nieces and nephews and her dear uncle, William Chouinard and his wife Betty. She was predeceased by her parents, John M. and Anita P. Chouinard.

The family wants to express special thanks to the staff at the Progress Center and her loving caregivers at the Fred House who provided care, compassion and love through her final days. Friends and family are invited to share their memories and offer their condolences by visiting Charlene's online guestbook at:

A funeral service will be held at 1:30 pm at the Advent Christian Church in Oxford on Wednesday, November 29, 2017. A gathering will be held after the service until 5:00pm. A committal will be held at a later date, to be determined in the Spring of 2018. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Progress Center, 35 Cottage Rd., Norway, ME 04268, Attn: Miranda Ward. A service of The Fortin Group/Plummer & Merrill Funeral, Cremation and Monument Services, 217 Turner St. Auburn, Maine 04210. 783-8545.