1958 – 2021
Putnam – Lawrence E. Light, Jr., 62, died on Tuesday, June 22, 2021, at the Water’s Edge Center for Health and Rehabilitation in Middletown, Connecticut. He was the loving husband of Diane C. (Notis) Light. Born in Putnam, he was the son of the late Lawrence E. and Geraldine (Champagne) Light, Sr.
Mr. Light worked as a self-employed carpenter. He took great pleasure undertaking carpentry projects at the family home and for friends and family.
He was a member of the Putnam Fish & Game Club where he enjoyed target shooting. He also enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle, fishing, and hiking. But, above all he cherished the quality time that he spent with his family, friends, and his faithful Labrador Retrievers, Kailey and Sophie.
Lawrence is survived by his wife and their daughter, Sarah Light of Columbia, SC; his son, Jason Light of Putnam; his brother, Robert Light of Largo, FL; his granddaughters, Alyssa and Autumn Light; his brother-in-laws, John Notis and wife Kathy of Killingly, CT and Paul Notis and wife Melissa of Woodstock Valley, CT and his nieces and nephews, Amanda (Notis) Strout of Killingly, CT, Christopher Notis of Scituate, RI, Kyle Notis of Danielson, CT and Keira Notis of Woodstock Valley, CT.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a graveside service for Lawrence on Friday, July 16, 2021, at 10:00a.m. in Elmvale Cemetery, 450 Roseland Park Rd., Woodstock, CT 06281. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Gilman Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT. Memorial donations may be made to Alzheimers Association, CT Chapter, 200 Executive Blvd., Southington, CT 06489. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.