1954 – 2018
Woodstock – Dawn (Adams) Chartier, 63, of Underwood Rd, died peacefully at her home surrounded by family on Monday March 5, 2018. She was the loving wife of Gerard R. Chartier. Born in Willimantic, she was the daughter of Harriet (Colburn) Chartier of NY and the late Paul Adams.
For many years Dawn was a self-employed Homemaker. Both Dawn and her beloved husband enjoyed traveling and were proud of the fact that together they had traveled around the United States visiting 47 out of 50 states. She was a passionate animal lover, who had many pets of her own, and her true love was the love and pride she felt for her son and beautiful grandchildren.
Dawn is survived by her son, Andrew Marquette and his wife Pamela of Thompson; three brothers, Ernest Chartier of TN, Steven Chartier of NY, and Thomas Chartier of GA; two sisters, Regina Chartier of Willimantic and Lorrie Chartier of NY; three beautiful grandchildren, Madison, Nathan and Drew. Dawn is predeceased by her brother, James Chartier.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Dawn’s family from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm on Saturday, March 17, 2018, in the Gilman Funeral Home and Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam. Burial will be scheduled for the Spring in the Abington Cemetery Pomfret, CT.
Memorial donations may be made to P.A.W.S., P. O Box 248 Eastford, CT. 06242 and the Our Companions Animal Sanctuary Inc., 46 Floeting Rd. Ashford, CT. 06278. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.