1946 – 2016
Brooklyn – Lucille A. (Asselin) Byrne, 70, of Brickyard Rd., died Monday afternoon, October 17, 2016, in her home surrounded by her family. She was the loving wife of the late Kenneth F. Byrne. Born in Putnam, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Marguerite (Poudrette) Asselin.
Mrs. Byrne worked as a press operator for Delta Rubber Corporation for 26 years retiring in 2012. She loved all types of music and was an avid reader. She was an avid lover of all her pets, and enjoyed cooking, traveling, and especially spending quality time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Lucille is survived by her son, Sean P. Byrne of Brooklyn; her daughers, Cindy Texeira and her husband Michael of Brooklyn, Kimberly Byrne of Brooklyn; her step-son, Christopher Byrne and his wife Holly of Niantic; her stepdaughter, Jillmary Zane and her husband Kenneth of Cheshire; her brother, Gary Asslein of ME; her sister, Bernadette Hill of Pomfret; her grandchildren, Kyle, Alicia, Chelsea, Jeremy, Jayden, and Halle; and her great grandchildren, Jayce, Alexander, Alexis, and Tobias.
Relatives and friends are invited to a graveside service at 11:00a.m., on Saturday, November 5, 2016 at Holy Cross Cemetery, Maple Street, Danielson, CT.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, Tribute Program, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to The America Cancer Society, 825 Brook St., Rocky Hill, CT 06067. Funeral services have been entrusted to the Gilman-Valade Funeral Homes and Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.