1955 – 2019
Grosvenordale – Guy P. Lemire, 64, of Mason Terrace, died Thursday, April 4, 2019, at home after a brief illness, surrounded by his family. He was the loving husband of Janet (Picard) Lemire for 47 years. They met when they were just 14 years old. Born in Drummondville, Canada, he was the son of the late Fernand and Albina(Nadeau)Lemire.
Mr. Lemire was employed as a mill worker at several area mills including Colts Plastics, Pacon, Acme Chaston, and Polar Distributions.
He was a third-degree member of the Knights of Columbus. Guy enjoyed watching sports and rooting for the Boston Red Sox, UCONN Basketball, and the Montreal Canadians. He also enjoyed listening to the Beatles, watching NASCAR, and loved trips to the casino. Above all, he loved spending time with his grandchildren.
Guy is survived by his wife, daughters, Pam Bourdia and her husband Edward, Jr. of Grosvenordale, Patricia Abbamonte and her husband David of Eastford, Penny Vandal and her husband Jamie of Brooklyn, Christine Faucher and her husband Thomas of Grosvenordale, and Nicole Zannini and her husband Daniel of Putnam; and eight grandchildren, Edward, III, and Jacob Bourdia, Brendan Parmentier, Chauntel Vandal, David and Aiden Abbamonte, Kendall Vandal, and Chloe Faucher. He was predeceased by his brother, the late Yvan A. Lemire.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Guy’s family from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 in the Valade Funeral Home and Crematory, 23 Main St., N. Grosvenordale. A gathering will begin in the funeral home on Thursday at 9:00 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. in St. Joseph Church, 18 Main St., N. Grosvenordale, CT. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.