1950 – 2019
Dayville – Jacalyn L. (Chesser) Remillard, 68, of Quinns Hill Rd., formerly of Bibeault St., Putnam, died Sunday afternoon, September 22, 2019, at Davis Place Healthcare. She was the loving wife of the late Richard “Bear” Remillard. Born in Willimantic, she was the daughter of the late Reginald “Rex” and Eileen (Moore) Chesser. On May 25, 1984, at Whipple’s Chapel, she was united in marriage to Richard “Bear” Remillard who died on June 22, 2014.
Mrs. Remillard worked as a home healthcare worker. She was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary post 1325 in Putnam and enjoyed going to yard sales.
Jacalyn is survived by her son, Robert Remillard and his wife Angela Pereira of Dayville; two grandsons, Caleb and Trevor Remillard; two sisters, Donna Pease of Thornton, CO and Sandra Turner of Ft. Collins, CO; and a stepbrother, Edwin “Bubby” Benton of Lebanon; her lifelong friend, Pat Larrow of Putnam; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was predeceased by her son, Jesse Remillard; her stepfather, Charles Edwin Benton; a brother, Reginald “Ricky” Chesser; a stepbrother, Charles “Chucky” Benton; and a stepsister, Cora Benton.
Funeral services are private and have been entrusted to the Gilman Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.