1948 – 2017
Thompson – Barbara J. (Tourtellotte) Lamb, 69, of Quaddick Town Farm Rd., died peacefully in her home surrounded by her family on Friday morning, October 13, 2017. She was the loving wife of Thomas W. Lamb. Born in Putnam, she was the daughter of the late Marshall and Florence (Baranski) Tourtellotte, Sr. Barbara was a graduate of Killingly High School.
On October 18, 1969, she was united in marriage to Thomas Lamb at Most Holy Trinity Church in Pomfret.
Mrs. Lamb worked for over twenty years as a Home Health aide for Community Home and Healthcare. She enjoyed gardening and flowers, but above all she cherished the quality time she spent with her family.
Mrs. Lamb was a member of the East Thompson Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary where she was their secretary for many years.
In addition to her husband Thomas, Barbara is survived by her son, Stephen Lamb and his wife Elizabeth; her daughter, Kelly Lamb of Thompson; and her sister Elizabeth Gingras of VA. She was predeceased by her son Andrew Lamb; and her brother Marshall Tourtellotte, Jr.
Relatives and friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. on Saturday October 21, 2017, in St. Joseph Church, 18 Main St., N. Grosvenordale, CT. Burial will follow in West Thompson Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the charity of one’s choice. Funeral arrangements and cremation have been entrusted to the Valade Funeral Home and Crematory 23 Main St., N. Grosvenordale. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.