Putnam – Lucille J. Viens, 78, of River Rd., died Friday, March 13, 2015, in Day Kimball Hospital. She was the loving wife of the late Bernard Viens. Born in Putnam, she was the daughter of the late Leroy and Edouila (Benoit) Bernier.
Mrs. Viens was a Clerk for Retail for Bugbees Department Store, W. T. Grant and Kmart. She also worked as an assistant for Portraits by Nan. She enjoyed knitting and spending time with her family. She was a communicant of St. Mary Church of the Visitation.
Lucille is survived by son, Michael Viens and his wife Nanette of Putnam, her grandson, Christopher Viens of Putnam and several nieces & nephews.
Relative and friends are invited to visit with Lucille’s family from 9:30 am to 10:30 am on Thursday, March 19, 2015 in the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St, Putnam, with a Funeral Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am in St. Mary Church of the Visitation, 218 Providence St., Putnam. Memorial donations may be made to the Putnam Fire Department Scholorship Fund, 189 Church St. Putnam, CT or to Hospice of NECT, PO Box 632, Putnam, Ct 06260. For memorial guestbook please visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.