Wayne R. Chouinard, Sr. passed away unexpectedly April 10th in Palatka Florida where he was residing. Wayne was born on April 6, 1935 in Cleveland, Ohio and raised in Florida. He lived in Watertown, NY for many years. He was the son of Ralph and Rose Chouinard who both passed before him. He is predeceased by his wife Marjorie Chouinard, his daughter Connie Williams, and his son Wayne Chouinard Jr. He is survived by the mother of his children Carol Chouinard, as well as, 6 children. Jeannie Chouinard (Dale), Priscilla Robinson (Scott), Laura Williams (Dale), Tom Chouinard (Jennifer), Mark Chouinard (Penny), and Donny Chouinard (Laura). He had 12 Grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. He served Terms in the United States Coast Guard, as well as, the United States Army. Wayne enjoyed gardening, raising award winning chickens, and racing horses. His funeral arrangements are with Masters Funeral Home in Palatka, Florida.