1935 – 2016
Woodstock – Raymond Magnan, 81, of 172 Harrisville Rd, died Sunday September 11, 2016, at home after a brief illness. He was the loving husband of the late Rolande (Hebert) Magnan for 57 years. Born in Putnam, Ct, he was the son of the late Beatrice (Robitaille) Gay and step-son of George Gay.
Ray worked for American Optical as the warehouse manager for over forty years. He enjoyed hiking, archery and playing the organ. He was an avid NASCAR fan and was a member of the Putnam Fish and Game Club.
Raymond is survived by his brother, Richard Magnan and his wife Priscilla of Putnam, CT; his niece, Sharon Tyrrell and her husband Brandon of Stafford Springs, CT; his nephews, Michael Magnan of Woodstock, CT and Maurice Savoie and his wife Renate of Vancouver, WA.
Relatives and friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday September 16, 2016 at 11:00am in Most Holy Trinity Church 568 Pomfret St., Pomfret, CT. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family. Memorial donations may be made to the Most Holy Trinity Church, Pomfret, CT. For the memorial guestbook please visit www. GilmanAndValade.com