Linda (Roy) Simmons

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 1953 – 2015 Linda M. (Roy) Simmons, 62, of Senexet Rd., Putnam passed away after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer on Monday evening, August 24, 2015, at home with her family by her side. She was the beloved companion of James Genest for 15 years, and a loving mother, grandmother and sister. Linda was… Continue Reading

Rita D. Tappenden

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1926 – 2015 Pomfret Center – Rita D. (Biello) Tappenden, 89, of Wrights Crossing Rd., died Monday afternoon, August 24, 2015 at Day Kimball Hospital. She was the loving wife of the late William F. Tappenden. Born in Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Marianna (Marcella) Biello. Mrs. Tappenden worked… Continue Reading

Bruce D. Anderson

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1944 – 2015 East Longmeadow – Bruce D. Anderson, 71, of Maple Street, formerly of Sabin St. in Putnam, CT died Monday, August 17, 2015, at East Longmeadow Skilled Nursing Center. He was the loving husband of the late Margaret A. (Boucher) Anderson. Born in Portland, OR, he was the son of Marjorie (Salholm) Anderson… Continue Reading

Ronald “Pete” M. Bellerive

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1943 – 2015 Putnam – Ronald M. “Pete” Bellerive, 72, of Woodside St., died Monday, August 17, 2015 in UMass Memorial Hospital. He was the loving husband of Cecile M. (Joyal) Bellerive. Born in Putnam, he was the son of the late Marcel and Lillian (Grenier) Bellerive. Mr. Bellerive worked with the Highway Department of… Continue Reading

Doris E. (Mead) Courtemanche

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1929 – 2015 N. Grosvenordale – Doris (Mead) Courtemanche, 85, of Quinebaug Rd., died Friday, August 14, 2015 in the Pierce Memorial Baptist Home. She was the loving wife of the late Leo E. Courtemanche. Born in Thompson, she was the daughter of the late Earl and Cecilia (Gadboury) Mead. Mrs. Courtemanche worked as an… Continue Reading

Shirley R. Bodo

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1938 – 2015 A Loving Sister with a Big Heart Putnam – Shirley R. Bodo, 76 of Killingly Ave, died Friday August 14, 2015 in Hartford Hospital. Born in Putnam, she was the daughter of the late Lawrence and Mary Jane (Auger) Bodo. Shirley worked as a machine operator for the former William Prym Company…. Continue Reading

William J. Adams, Jr.

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Putnam – William J. “Butch” Adams, Jr., 76, of Farrows St., died Thursday, August 13, 2015 in Day Kimball Hospital. Born in Worcester, MA, he was the son of the late William J. Adams, Sr. and Evelyn (Blair) Adams. Mr. Adams was a veteran of the United States Navy, serving during the Vietnam War. He… Continue Reading

Margaret “Marge” E. Morin

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Grosvenordale – Margaret “Marge” E. Morin, 92, of Murollo Rd., died Thursday morning, August 6, 2015 in Westview Rehabilitation and Care Center. She was the loving wife of Edward “Taxi” Morin. Born in Wilsonville, she was the daughter of the late Antoni and Giana (Slanga) DiCarli. Mrs. Morin worked for many years as an Admitting… Continue Reading

Peter D. Maguire

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Woodstock, CT – Peter Dennis Maguire, 67, (formerly of Plympton, MA) passed away suddenly on August 3rd, 2015. He was born on May 21st, 1948 in Washington D.C. to Peter Patrick Maguire and Mary Ellen Boyce of Framingham, MA. Peter lived in Massachusetts for most of his life, attending Framingham schools and graduating from the… Continue Reading

Rhys Michael Couture

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Thompson – Rhys M. Couture, cherished infant son of Shawn and Mia (George) Couture, of Thompson Rd., passed from this Earth on Sunday morning August 2, 2015 at the Day Kimball Hospital. Rhys is survived by his loving parents; his brother Giovanni Compton Couture of Thompson; paternal grandmother Charlotte Couture of Putnam; maternal grandparents Robert… Continue Reading