CHERRYFIELD – Robert J. Gauthier Sr., 57, died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2003, at his home in Cherryfield. He was born in Salem, Mass., Sept. 24, 1946, the son of Roland C. and Dorothy A. (Moquin) Gauthier. Robert was a commercial fisherman for many years out of Gloucester, Mass. For the past 15 years, he has lived in Cherryfield, most of which he has worked at Cherryfield Foods in various capacities. Robert is survived by his wife of 36 years, Nancy R. (DeChamp) Gauthier of Cherryfield; four children, Robert J. Gauthier Jr. and his wife, Karen, of Colorado Springs, Colo., William J. Gauthier, David A. Gauthier and his wife, Melissa, and Michael S. Gauthier and his friend, Amanda, all of Gloucester, Mass.; two sisters, Renee Roy and her husband, Stan, of Cherryfield, and Linda Goldstein and her husband, Steve, of Lynn, Mass.; a brother, Roland Gauthier Jr. and his wife, Claire, of Beverly, Mass.; 20 grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his parents. A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at his residence, 41 North Main St., Cherryfield. Gifts in memory of Robert may be sent to American Cancer Society, One Main St., Suite 300, Topsham, ME 04086.