1942 – 2022
North Grosvenordale – Cecile (Patenaude) Cloutier, 79, of North Grosvenordale, died Thursday, January 6, 2022 at home . She was the loving wife of Henri Cloutier. Born in Southbridge, MA, she was the daughter of Samuel and Victoria (Lachapelle) Patenaude.
Cecile worked as an aide for the Connecticut Department of Mental Health for many years.
Cecile was a co-founder of Interfaith Stitchers and a local coordinator for the “Fresh Air Fund” for 10 years. In addition, Cecile was also a coordinator for the ABC Quilt Project.
Mrs. Cloutier enjoyed quilting. She volunteered and shared her time and talents at Day Kimball Hospital in Putnam and Harrington Hospital in Southbridge, MA.
Cecile is survived by Daughter, Judith Folkerts of Woodstock, CT; Sons, Samuel Ducharme of Woodstock, CT, and Timothy Ducharme of Toronto, Canada; Sisters, Ann Arnold of Dayville, CT, and Susan Lataille of Southbridge, MA; Grandchildren, Dillon and Luke Ducharme, Evelyn, Jared, Emilia and Chandler Folkerts, and Elise Beasley; and Great-grandchildren, Jackson and Harlow Ducharme, Maverick Ducharme and Desmond Beasley.
Cecile was predeceased by Brother, Richard Patenaude and Grandson Jacob Folkerts.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Cecile’s family from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Monday, January 10, 2022 at Valade Funeral Home & Crematory. Services will be announced at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to South Woodstock Baptist Church, Community Ministry Fund.
For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.
To view Cecile’s memorial video, please visit http://videos.lifetributes.com/1186285#