1997 ~ 2021
Putnam – Erica L. Keith, 24, of Chapman St., died Wednesday, September 22, 2021. Born in Putnam, she was the daughter of James E. Keith of Putnam and Dawn Thornton of Thompson.
Ms. Keith enjoyed listening to music, shooting pool, having a drink with family and friends. But, above all she cherished the quality time that she spent with her family especially her nieces and nephews.
Erica is survived by her parents; her sister, Nicole M. Keith, and her fiancé, Stephen Brown; her cherished nieces and nephews, Landon, Kaidon, Madilynn, and Stephen, Jr. all of Central Village; her maternal grandfather, William Cournoyer of Thompson; her aunts and uncles, Chantell Cournoyer of Moosup, Marysia Devil of Putnam, Chad Cournoyer of Putnam, Rhonda Keith of Plainfield, Michael Checkon of Putnam, Nancy Keith of OH, Leanne Keith-Santiago of OH, and Eric Keith of OH. Erica was also survived by many cousins whom she loved dearly. She was predeceased by her uncle, Robert “R.J.” Thornton; her paternal grandparents, James A. Keith and Martha Checkon; and her maternal grandmother, Angela (Campeol) Cournoyer.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Erica’s family from 6:00p.m. to 8:00p.m. on Tuesday, October 5, 2021, in the Gilman Funeral Home and Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT 06260. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.