Putnam – Joseph H. Tetreault, 79, of Fox Road, died Wednesday, January 25, 2017 in his home, surrounded with love. He was the loving husband of Frances (Truppa) Tetreault. Born in Putnam, he was the son of the late Joseph C.H. Tetreault and Beatrice M. (Cabana) Tetreault.
Until his retirement, Joe worked as a press operator for Tuscarora Plastics, Hale Manufacturing and also worked in construction. He enjoyed Red Sox Baseball and trips to Foxwoods Casino. In the good old days, Joe loved to hunt and fish and was a member of the Irish-American Club and the Foresters.
In addition to his wife Frances, Joe is survived by his son, Steven Tetreault and his wife Pat of Dayville; his daughters, Barbara Kenyon and her husband Shaun of Putnam, and Diane Lefebvre and her husband Mark of Danielson; his sister, Joan Harvey of Thompson. Joe also leaves behind his grandchildren and great grandchildren…the Sunshine of his life. He was predeceased by his daughter, Donna Tetreault; his brother, David Tetreault; and sisters, Gloria Mackenzie and Loretta Keagan.
There will be no services per Joe’s request. Final arrangements have been entrusted to the Gilman and Valade Funeral Homes and Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT 06260. Memorial donations can be made to Hospice of N.E.C.T., P.O. Box 632, Putnam, CT 06260. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.