1985 – 2019
Putnam – Jeremie K. DeBruycker, Sr., 33, of Woodstock Ave., died unexpectedly at Lawrence and Memorial Hospital in New London, CT on April 27, 2019. Born in Palm Springs, CA, he was the son of Robin (Watson) Lajoie and the late Jerry DeBruycker.
In Connecticut, Jeremie worked for Whitcraft LLC in Eastford and loved his job working alongside a great team of co-workers. He loved cutting and styling hair, drawing and listening to Rap/Hip-Hop music and making his own music with friends and family. Jeremie was an avid sports fan and he enjoyed watching the Boston Celtics and Green Bay Packers, however, what he loved most of all was spending time with his family, especially his two children Jaida and Jeremie Jr., and four nephews Joseph, Jordan, Jayden and Jessiah.
Jeremie is survived by his mother, Robin (Watson) Lajoie and father, Mark Lajoie, both of Putnam; son, Jeremie K. DeBruycker, Jr. of Putnam; daughter, Jaida DeBruycker of Danielson; sister, Jaimie DeBruycker of Dayville; his brother-in-law, Darrell McClellan of Dayville, and many cousins, aunts and uncles from Connecticut to California. He was predeceased by his grandparents, Burley and Maxine Watson, his father, Jerry DeBruycker and his cousin who was raised as his brother, Christopher Watson Jr.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Jeremie’s family from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in the Gilman Funeral Home and Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT 06260. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.