Mr. Wayne S. Gautreau, age 79, died on May 10th at his residence in Saugus. He was the loving husband of Pauline (Koch) Gautreau with whom he shared 55 years of marriage.
Born, raised and a lifelong resident of Saugus, Mr. Gautreau was the son of the late Walter J. and Blanche (Kirkey) Gautreau. He was a retired thirty-year employee of Verizon. Wayne was also a former Saugus Town Meeting member for 30 years, a former member of the Saugus Conservation Commission and previously served on the Cemetery Commission at Riverside Cemetery. Wayne enjoyed spending time at his camp in Waterboro, Maine for 30 years and, more recently, at his second home in Lecanto, Florida.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Gautreau is survived by his two children, Dennis Gautreau and his wife Maria of Leominster, Patti Wersackas and her husband Jim of Lynnfield; five grandchildren, James, Nate, Julia, Nicole and Christina. He was predeceased by his brother, James Gautreau and sister, Brenda Baldwin.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Wayne’s memory can be made to Care Dimensions, 75 Sylvan St., Danvers, MA 01923 or to a charity of your choice.
Adhering to the state mandate and CDC regulations, services were private.
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