Clinton-Doris R. “Dot” (Bourgault) Michaud, 86, formerly of Gardner, passed away peacefully at Sterling Village on Friday, November 23, 2018. She is pre-deceased by her husband, Conrad Michaud. She is survived by her children, Elaine Vetros & husband Michael of West Boylston; Gerald Michaud & wife Christina of Gardner; Thomas Michaud & wife Kathleen; Donna Parker & companion Michael Sanders; Susan Quill & companion Peter Notaro; and Allen Michaud, all of Clinton; her brother, Donald Bourgault & wife Kathleen of Fitchburg; sisters-in-law Theresa Bourgault, and Mary Bourgault; generations of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. She is pre-deceased by her infant son Donald Michaud, her grandson Jeremy Parker, and siblings, Therese Fortunato, Lucille Casey, Adelard “Michael” Bourgault, and Robert Bourgault.
Dot was born in Fitchburg to the late Adelard & Martha (LaBell) Bourgault. Throughout her career Dot worked for several healthcare facilities as a Certified Nursing Assistant. She primarily devoted herself to raising her family and enjoyed any and all activities in the presence of her children and grandchildren. Dot loved to laugh, she enjoyed camping, music, dancing, bowling, playing cards, and reading. She was a woman of great faith. The Michaud family would especially like to thank Sterling Village for making Dot feel at home, and notably to her nurse Jackie for tending to her care and comfort. A Funeral Service will be celebrated at 12pm on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 in the Philbin-Comeau Funeral Home, 176 Water St., Clinton, with calling hours prior from 10AM-12PM. Burial will be held privately at St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Fitchburg. Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Doris Michaud to: St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital-501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Online condolences may be placed at www.philbincomeaufh.com