Stephen F. “Joe” Gaulin, 58, of Auburn died Saturday February 3, 2018 in Saint Vincent Hospital surrounded by his loving family.

He was born in Worcester and raised in Auburn, son of the late Wesley Gaulin. He graduated from Bay Path Regional High School.

“Joe “as he was known to family and close friends had worked for the Town of Auburn at the Highway Department for 25 years before opening and operating his own company, Gaulin Construction. He also served the Auburn community as a call firefighter in 1980’s. When he was not working Joe enjoyed being the family cook and tinkering with small engines.

He leaves his wife of 32 years, Cheryl A. (Hastings) Gaulin; a daughter, Kristine M. Blouin of Worcester; two grandchildren Krisha and Nina Blouin; his mother, Arline C. (Travers) Gaulin of Auburn a sister, Pauline M. Sheridan and her husband James of Auburn; two brothers, Paul F. Gaulin of Leicester and Raymond W. Gaulin and his wife Laura of Oxford; also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Joe’s family on Tuesday February 6, 2018 from 4-7 pm in the BRITTON-WALLACE FUNERAL HOME, 91 Central Street, Auburn. His funeral will be on Wednesday February 7, 2018 at 9:30 am in Saint Thomas Episcopal Church, 35 School Street, Auburn. Burial will follow in Hillside Cemetery, Auburn.