1929 – 2021
Putnam – Alfred R. Dumas, 91, of Putnam, CT., passed away on Thursday, January 14, 2021 at Matulaitis Nursing Home. He was the loving husband of the late Yvonne (Biron) Dumas. Born in Putnam, he was the son of the late Alfred and Alice (Benoit) Dumas.
Mr. Dumas was a Draftsman and Mold Designer for Rogers Corp, Ivanhoe Tool & Die, and Connecticut Tool. He enjoyed going to the casino, ten pin bowling, and watching sports, specifically the Red Sox, UCONN, and the N.E. Patriots.
Alfred is survived by his sons, Ron Dumas of Storrs, Jerry Dumas of Thompson, Michael Dumas of Holland, and Jim Dumas of Southbridge; daughters, Barbara Dumas of Putnam, Annette Dumas of Putnam, and Patty Desrosiers of Putnam; nine grandchildren; five great grandchildren; and one great great-grandchild.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Alfred’s family from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 in the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St., Putnam, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. in St. Mary Church of the Visitation, 218 Providence St, Putnam, CT. Burial will take place in St. Mary Cemetery on Thursday, January 21, 2021 at 10a.m. In leu of flowers the Dumas family requests that donations be made to the Matulaitis Nursing Home, 10 Thurber Rd. Putnam, CT. 06260 For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.