1937 – 2008
Danielson – Harriett F. Theriaque, 71, of Maple Court, died Sunday, June 1, 2008, in her home. She was born in Abington, daughter of the late William and Aldea (Blain) Fitts.
Harriett worked as an assembler for 27 years at the American Optical Company. She was a Communicant of St. James Church and a Brownie Leader. Harriett loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She also loved going to yard sales, was an avid gardener, and enjoyed dancing.
Harriett is survived by two sons, Ronald Theriaque of Pomfret Center, and Richard Theriaque of Derby; a daughter, Holly Shippee of Danielson; a brother, Larry Fitts of East Killingly; two sisters, Perne Barnes of Stafford Springs, and Alma Mayo of Putnam; three grandchildren, Cale Ferland, Joel Theriaque and Jennifer Jones; seven great- grandchildren, Victoria Ferland, Caleb Ferland, Hayden Ferland, Julia Theriaque, Lucas Theriaque, Joshua Jones, and Jacob Jones; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends and relatives are invited to attend Harriett’s Memorial Mass in St. James Church, 120 Water St., Danielson CT 06239, on Monday, June 9, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Harriett’s memory to Hospice of Northeast Connecticut, PO Box 632, Putnam CT 06260.