OBITUARY: Joanne (Longchamps) Poulin, 75

MILLBRAE, CA — Joanne Longchamps Poulin (July 27, 1946 ~ November 25, 2021), age 75, passed away on November 25, 2021 at her residence in Millbrae, California with her family by her side. A native of Ontario, Canada, she was the cherished daughter of the late Malvina (Voyer) and Lorenzo Longchamps.

Until recently, Joanne had been a longtime resident of Wilmington, Massachusetts. She was a 5th grade teacher at St. Augustine’s School in Andover, Massachusetts for 25 years where she was an active and treasured member of the community. Her kind and generous spirit touched the lives of many students, colleagues, and friends.

Joanne was the beloved wife of J. Richard Poulin, to whom she was married for 47 years. She was the loving mother of Stephanie Poulin (husband Geoff Bemiss) of Washington, North Carolina and Danielle Poulin Porter (husband Daniel J. Porter) of Burlingame, California, and devoted grandmother to Madeleine and Mirabelle Porter. She is also survived by her sister Ghislaine Gaydamack and several nieces, nephews, and extended family. She was predeceased by her sisters Hélène Macdonald and Suzanne Longchamps.

A funeral mass will be held at St. Dunstan’s Catholic Church in Millbrae, California at 11am on December 7, 2021.

Joanne Poulin

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