Julie Charbonneau


July 4, 1961 to July 11, 2013

Maryland/Boonville- Julie Charbonneau, 52, was a very strong and independent woman and with grace and dignity on Thursday, July 11, 2013, she lost a short and courageous battle with cancer.

Julie was born in Constableville, NY, on July 4, 1961, a daughter of Richard and Karen Roberts Charbonneau. She grew up in Boonville and graduated from Adirondack Central School in 1979 where she was a member of the National Honor Society. After graduation she was employed at Griffiss Air Force Base and then moved to Great Mills, Maryland where she was employed by ManTech as a contracting specialist. Julie enjoyed her job greatly, walks along the pier at Solomen’s Island, shopping and reading.

Surviving are her parents, Dick and Karen Charbonneau, Boonville; her maternal grandmother, Mary Roberts Pilny, Boonville; four brothers and sister-in-law, Jerry and Jeri Charbonneau, Forestport, Dana and Anne Charbonneau, Trevor and Carey Charbonneau, and Ryan and Michele Charbonneau all of Boonville; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Tara and Dennis Silliman, Boonville and Jill and Kevin Powers, Troy, NY; many nieces and nephews. Julie was predeceased by her maternal grandfather, Bob Roberts and paternal grandparents, Louis and Vera Charbonneau. The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Lisa Katzenberger and Patty Cerro-Reehil.

A funeral mass will be held on Friday, July 19, 2013 at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Church, Boonville. Calling hours will be held Thursday, July 18, 2013 from 4-7 p.m.at Mills Funeral Homes, 301 Post Street, Boonville. Interment in Boonville Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society.

For an online message of sympathy go to www.millsfuneralhomes.com

Donations of food may be dropped off at the Love Post American Legion after 9 a.m. on Friday.