1935 – 2021
Dayville – Jeannette (Cloutier) Barrette, 85, of Ware Rd., passed away on Friday, January 22, 2021 at Westview Health Care. She was the beloved wife of the late Norman Barrette. Born in Putnam, she was the daughter of the late Alphege and Rose (Bonosconi) Cloutier.
Jeannette was a supervisor for American Optical as well as a teacher’s assistant for Building Blocks Day Care in N. Grosvenordale; she loved children, so that was the perfect job for her. She was a member of the Daughters of Isabella and enjoyed gardening, knitting, crocheting and animals, especially her dogs.
Jeannette is survived by her only son, Gary Barrette and his wife Laurie of Brooklyn; her brother, Richard Cloutier of FL; her sister Mrs. Jean Dahl of Killingly her grandchildren, Craig Barrette, Corey Barrette, and Janessa Barrette; and her beloved great grandchildren, Alyssa, Thomas, Aiden, Amelia, Sullivan and Allister; many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Jeannette’s family from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 in the Gilman Funeral Home and Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 28, 2021 in St. Mary Church of the Visitation Church, 218 Providence St., Putnam, CT. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to ASPCA, PO Box 96929 Washington, DC 20090-6929. For memorial guestbook visit ww.GilmanAndValade.com.