1925 – 2018
Quinebaug – Marguerite M. (LaFlamme) Cloutier, 92, died Tuesday morning, March 27, 2018 at Day Kimball Hospital. For 70 years she was the loving wife of Robert L. Cloutier. Born in N. Grosvenordale, she was the daughter of the late Lionel and Pauline (Sugalski) LaFlamme.
On September 20, 1947, in St. Joseph Church in N. Grosvenordale she was united in marriage to Robert L. Cloutier.
Mrs. Cloutier worked for many years as a lenser at American Optical.
Marguerite was a devout member of the St. Stephen Church in Quinebaug. She enjoyed playing cards, dancing, yodeling, listening to Elvis, and cheering on the Boston sports teams. But, above all she cherished the quality time that she spent with her family, especially her grandchildren.
Marguerite is survived by a son, Robert M. Cloutier and his wife Karen of Thompson; four daughters, Judith A. Grossman of Ft. Worth, TX, Jacqueline M. Spahl and her husband David of Naples, FL, Suzanne M. Logan of Thompson, and Jennifer A. Doherty and her husband Joseph of Dudley, MA; five granddaughters, Emily, Katie, Allison, Hannah, and Colette; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by three brothers and two sisters.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 3, 2018, in St. Stephen Church, 130 Old Turnpike Rd., Quinebaug, CT 06262. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to St. Stephen Church, P.O. Box 897, N. Grosvenordale, CT 06255. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Gilman Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.