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Donald "Donnie" "Red" Boudreau

February 15, 1937 ~ November 14, 2017 (age 80)

Boudreau, Donald "Donnie" "Red" of East Boston, passed away on November 14th at the age of 80.

Loving partner of the late Deborah Smith.

Devoted son of the late Rosalie (Martin) Boudreau and Tillman Boudreau.

Dear step father of Denise and Christopher Bergonzi of Salem, NH.

Fond uncle of Anmarie, Andrea Renee, Peter and James.

Brother of the late Louis, Theodore, Carl, Beatrice and Evelyn.

Also survived by many loving friends.

Family and friends will honor Donnie's life by gathering at the Ruggiero Family Memorial Home 971 Saratoga St., East Boston on Saturday November 25th from 11:00 A.M to 1:00 P.M for a memorial gathering in celebration of Donnie's life.

Donnie grew-up in Chelsea Mass and moved to Florida where he was a Jockey.  He moved back to Massachusetts in the 80’s where he met Deborah and where they’ve spent many years together  caring for and running horses at Suffolk Downs. Donnie spent many hours at Belle Island reserve with his dogs and making many life long friends. For Donnie his horses, pets, family and friends were the center of his world.

In lieu of flowers donations in Donnie’s name can be made to Northeast Animal Shelter

 Service Information

Memorial Gathering
November 25, 2017

11:00 AM
Ruggiero Family Memorial Home
971 Saratoga Street
East Boston, MA 02128

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