1940 – 2013
Woodstock – LeRoy H. Flynn, 72, of Rocky Hill Rd., Sunday January 6, 2013 at home. He was the loving husband of Carol (Gregoire) Flynn for 49 years. Born in New London, he was the son of the late Charles and Virginia (Newbury) Flynn.
Mr. Flynn worked as a plumber for the University of Connecticut and as a security guard for Brooklyn Correctional Facility. He also worked at Union Engraving and Putnam Herzl. He was a member of the American Legion Mayotte-Viens Post 13 of Putnam and past President of Eastern Connecticut Police Association.
LeRoy enjoyed talking about politics over his morning cup of coffee.
In addition to his wife, LeRoy is survived by his sister, Lucy Terry of Jewett City, CT; several nieces and nephews; and his beloved dogs, London, Aspen, and Tammy.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with LeRoy’s family at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 10, 2013 in the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St., Putnam, followed by a funeral home service at 11:00 a.m. Burial with Military Honors will follow in St. Mary Cemetery. Memorial donations in LeRoy’s memory may be made to NECCOG Animal Control, 125 Putnam Pike, Dayville, CT 06241. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.