Larry Boutilier

Sept. 21, 1934-May 15, 2019

Larry Boutilier, 84, rur-

al Granville died on

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

in a Minot hospital from

cardiac arrest. He was sur-

rounded by his loving


Larry David Boutilier

was born on September

21, 1934 on the family

farm near Granville, ND

to David and Murriel

(Vaughn) Boutilier. He

was raised on the family

farm, attended school in

Granville and graduated

from Granville High

School in 1953.

Larry married Janice

Woodall, the love of his

life, on June 6, 1954 at the

Congregational Church in

Minot. They made their

home on the Boutilier

Family Farm. Larry

farmed and ranched in

Granville Township of

McHenry County, raising

cattle, sheep, pigs, turkeys

and chickens. Also, he

was employed at Massey

Ferguson Implement

Dealership in Minot,

drove school bus for the

Granville School and as-

sisted his wife with the

operation of the Country

Inn Adult Senior Care.

Larry retired from farm-

ing and ranching in 2001

and he and Janice had

spent the winter months

in Green Cove Springs,

FL. Additionally, they had

many adventures along

the way painting, wallpa-

pering, sheetrocking,

staining, carpeting and

cleaning, but their

number one passion was

their children and


Larry was a member of

the Eagles Aerie and regu-

larly attended Northland

Harvest Church, Minot,

and Living Water Church

in Green Cove Springs,

FL. He especially enjoyed

fishing, hunting, dancing,

watching westerns and

working the land.

Larry’s loving family

includes: his wife of 64

years: Janice; children:

Renae (Dennis) Baucom of

Green Cove Springs FL,

Curtis (Diane) Boutilier of

Minot, Paul (Cathy)

Boutilier of Grand Junc-

tion CO, Misslyn (Tim)

Shields of Savage MT; sis-

ters: Melody Roberts and

Mary (Nick) Faken all of

Granville; thirteen

grandchildren; ten

great-grandchildren and

several nieces, nephews

and cousins

Larry was preceded in

death by: his parents,

brother: Barry and

in-laws: Paul and Eunice

Woodall, Cleone Rollman

and Duane Woodall.

Celebration of the Life

of Larry Boutilier: Mon-

day, May 20, 2019 at 1:00

p.m. in Northland Harvest

Church, Minot.

Interment will be in the

Granville Cemetery at a

later date.

Visitation: Sunday from

4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.

in Thomas Family Funeral

Home, Minot.

Memories can be shared

at www.thomas