1932 – 2018
Putnam – Jane C. (Williams) Flynn, 86, of Breault St., died July 4, 2018 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was the loving wife of Joseph M. Flynn. Born in Putnam, she was the daughter of the late Napoleon and Lillian (Gosselin) Williams.
Mrs. Flynn worked at Pratt and Whitney Aircraft, Belding Heminway, and retired as a school teacher after 35 years at St. Mary School in Putnam in 2007.
She was a devout member and communicant of St. Mary Church of the Visitation in Putnam. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, reading, doing crossword puzzles, and was an avid watcher of Jeopardy. Jane enjoyed baking and made over 300,000 chocolate chip cookies for her family and friends. But, above all she cherished the quality time that she spent with her seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Jane is survived by her husband Joseph; four sons, David Flynn and his wife Erica of Lino Lakes, MN, Matthew Flynn and his wife Katherine of Libertyville, IL, John Flynn and his wife Kim of Woodstock, and Luke Flynn of Waipahu, HI; a brother, Paul Williams and his wife Sydnie of Republic, MO; seven grandchildren, Andrea, Laura, Sarah, Nathan, Catherine, Victoria, and Caitlin; two great grandchildren, Tess and Piper.
Funeral services and cremation have been entrusted to the Gilman Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT 06260. A Mass of Christian Burial in St. Mary Church of the Visitation will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 21, 2018 meeting directly at church. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery. In Lieu of Flowers memorial donations in Jane’s memory may be made to the Putnam Public Library, 225 Kennedy Dr., Putnam, CT 06260. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.