1963 – 2021
Dayville – Bernard P. “Ben” Guillette, Jr., 57, formerly of Grosvenordale, passed away peacefully on July 23, 2021 at his home. Born in Southbridge, MA, he was the son of Bernard and Dorothy (Magnant) Guillette, Sr.
Ben was a graduate of Marianapolis Preparatory School and Quinebaug Community College. Ben was also an Avid sports fan, especially UConn Girls Basketball. Mr. Guillette, Jr. worked for Kentucky Fried Chicken as a Regional Manager for many years. Most recently, he was employed by Crabtree & Evelyn in Woodstock, CT.
Bernard is survived by his son, Taylor A Guillette and his sister, Mary E. Sheehan and her husband, Joseph Sheehan, of Auburn, MA.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Bernard’s family from 10:00 am to 11:00 am on Monday, August 9, 2021, at the Valade Funeral Home and Crematory, 23 Main Street, North Grosvenordale, CT 06255. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:00 am at St. Joseph Church, 20 Main Street, North Grosvenordale, CT 06255. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hartford Health Care- Hospice Care, 81 Meriden Ave, Southington, CT 06489 or to ECHO Cancer Foundation Inc., 330 Washington St., Norwich, CT 06360. For memorial guestbook visit www. GilmanAndValade.com