Thompson – Michael J. Pimental, Sr., 50, of New Rd., passed away suddenly Tuesday, August 12, 2014 in Day Kimball Hospital. He is the loving husband of Sandra (Lefevre) Pimental. Born in Woonsocket, RI, he is the son of the James B. Pimental and Alma Marie Hebert.
Mr. Pimental worked as a Facility Foreman for Norton/Saint-Gobain. He also worked as a Millwright Mechanic and Mechanical Foreman for R.H. White Company.
Michael coached WPTP football and was active in the Thompson community. He was an avid Red Sox fan and loved spending time with and caring for his family. He was always the life of the party.
In addition to his wife, Michael is survived by his twins, Michael J. Pimental, Jr. and Stephanie E. Pimental of Thompson; siblings, James Pimental and his wife Lisa of Marlborough, MA, Sheila Morin and her husband George of Charlton, MA, Donald Pimental and his wife Melissa of Thompson, and Paul Pimental and his wife Jennifer of Thompson; father-in-law Leo Lefevre, Sr. of Thompson, brother-in-laws, Leo Lefevre, Jr. of Woodstock, Donald Lefevre of Sterling; sister-in-law, Karen Gervais of Plainfield; and several nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Michael’s family from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Sunday, August 17, 2014 in the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St., Putnam. A gathering will begin in the funeral home at 10:00 am, Monday, August 18, 2014 followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am in St. Mary Church, 218 Providence St, Putnam, CT. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Pimental Family c/o Citizen’s National Bank, P.O. Box 6002 Putnam, CT 06260. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.