1920 – 2017
N. Grosvenordale – Doris B. (Pelletier) Gravel, 97, formerly of Riverside Dr., died Friday morning, November 24, 2017, at Westview Healthcare in Dayville. She was the loving wife of the late Albert J. Gravel. Born in N. Grosvenordale, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Roseanna (Houle) Pelletier.
On May 1, 1948 in St. Joseph Church she was united in marriage to Albert J. Gravel, who died in 1991. Mrs. Gravel worked as a winder at local woolen mills as well as in the St. Joseph School cafeteria, Cluett – Peabody, and N. Grosvenordale candy store.
Mrs. Gravel was a member of St. Joseph Church in N. Grosvenordale.
Doris is survived by a daughter Phyllis Larson and her husband David of Thompson; four grandchildren Timothy, Daniel, Joshua, and Benjamin; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her twelve siblings.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 7, 2017, in St. Joseph Church, 18 Main St., N. Grosvenordale, CT. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery. Funeral arrangements and cremation have been entrusted to the Gilman & Valade Funeral Homes and Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT 06260. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.