The Town and County of Antigonish are mourning the loss of a colleague, community leader and a passionate resident of Antigonish County. Russell Boucher passed away early this week at home. He was 65 years old.
The County of Antigonish issued a statement this afternoon saying: “Russell was dedicated to his community but first and foremost to his family. At this time I ask everyone to join Council and Staff of the County in sending our love and support to Germaine, Ricky, Michelle, Renee, Danielle, their partners and his beloved grandchildren.”
Funeral arrangements have been made for Boucher. The county says: “Following Russell’s example we will continue with business as usual, and to the best of our ability.”