1941 – 2012
Quinebaug – Richard “Dav” Davignon, 71, of Linda Lane, died Friday, June 08, 2012 in Day Kimball Hospital. He was the loving husband of Ann (Fitzgibbons) Davignon for 51 years. Born in Putnam, he was the son of the late Joseph and Theresa (Vaillant) Davignon.
Mr. Davignon worked at Wycoff Steel in Putnam for 20 years and for Cranston Printworks in Webster, MA retiring in 1998. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and was a life member of the Valley Springs Sportsman’s Club. He loved golf and played regularly at the Woodstock Golf Course.
In addition to his wife, Richard is survived by his son, Richard M. Davignon and his fiancé Cathleen Seraphin of Quinebaug; his sister Theresa Perrault of Westfield, MA; and his grandson, Ryan Davignon.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Richard’s family from 9:00 am to 11:30 am, Tuesday, June 12, 2012 in the Valade Funeral Home, 23 Main St., N. Grosvenordale CT. A Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 12:00 am in St. Joseph Church, 18 Main St., N. Grosvenordale. Burial will follow in West Thompson Cemetery. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com