Thompson – Geraldine M. (Blouin) Grenier, age 80, of Pompeo Road, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at home of Alzheimer’s on Wednesday, September 28, 2011. She leaves her husband of 61 years and caregiver, Paul H. Grenier of Thompson; a son, Paul B. Grenier of Putnam; a daughter, Jacqueline Oleszewski and her husband Paul of Woodstock Valley; a brother, Roland Blouin of Webster; a sister, Rita Strzelewicz of Worcester; 4 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. She was born in Webster, daughter of the late Emile and Yvonne (Fournier) Blouin. She lived most of her life in North Grosvenordale moving from Webster. She was a retired nurse’s aide, having worked at Matulaitis Nursing Home in Putnam. She was an avid reader and loved to crochet. The funeral will be held on Monday, October 3, 2011, from the Valade Funeral Home, 23 Main Street, North Grosvenordale beginning at 9:00 am, followed by a Mass at 10:30 am in Saint Joseph Church, Main Street, North Grosvenordale. Burial will follow in Saint Joseph Cemetery, North Grosvenordale. Calling hours at the funeral home are Sunday, October 2, 2011, from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made toHospice of Northeast CT, P.O. Box 632, Putnam, CT. 06260.