1958 – 2020
Thompson – Leo Bellanceau, 61, Quaddick Farm Town Rd., passed away peacefully surrounded by his family and loved ones on Saturday, June 27, 2020. He was the loving husband of Laurie (Cotnoir) Bellanceau. Born in Fort Eustis, VA, he was the son of Lina (Schwolow) Bellanceau and the late Leo C. Bellanceau.
Leo was a master carpenter who enjoyed working with his brother at Greg’s Carpentry. He was an outdoors man and loved to hunt, fish and just spend time working in his yard. Leo’s true love was playing with his granddaughter Evelyn Annalee and spending time with his family. Leo’s family described him as a “Simple Man” and man that just enjoyed life and his dog Jessy.
Leo is survived by his son Leo H. Bellanceau II, his fiancé Samantha and beautiful granddaughter Evelyn Annalee, two brothers, Gregory and his wife Donna Bellanceau of Woodstock, Andre and his wife Sandra Bellanceau of RI; two sisters Loraine Rousseau and her partner Scott Kramer of Thompson, Angela “Sue” Welch and her husband Jim of Putnam, and many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with family’s family from 9:00 am to 10:30 am on Thursday, July 2, 2020 in the Valade Funeral Home and Crematory, 23 Main St., N. Grosvenordale. Immediately following a graveside service will take place in St. Joseph Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society, 825 Brook St., Rocky Hill, CT. 06067. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.