1933 – 2010
Putnam – William R. Beausoleil, 77, of Woodstock Ave., died Sunday, November 28, 2010 in Matulaitis Nursing Home. Born in Putnam, he was the son of the late Rudolphe and Alma (Gagniere) Beausoleil.
Mr. Beausoleil was a Korean Conflict and Vietnam Air force Veteran where he served as Master Sergeant. He went on to serve in the Air Force for 22 years. He was a graduate of Eastern Connecticut State University and Quinebaug Valley Community College with high honors. After his retirement from the military, he worked various part time jobs in the area. He was an avid golfer and chess player and enjoyed to read. He was a member of Albert J. Breault VFW post # 1523 and the Woodstock Chess Club.
William is survived by his sister, Rita Giordano of Groton; and several nephews and nieces. He was predeceased by his brother, the late Jean Paul Beausoleil.
At Williams’s request, services will be private. The Gilman Funeral Home has been entrusted with his arrangements. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com