1931 – 2017
Putnam – Normand R. Hubert, 86, of Cady Rd., died Saturday, September 9, 2017 in Matulaitis Nursing Home. He was the loving husband of the late Pauline (Cloutier) Hubert. Born in Danielson, he was the son of the late Rosario and Omertina (Paquin) Hubert.
Normand was a proud veteran of the Korean War serving with the United States Army, being honorably discharged on November 27, 1953, at Camp Kilmer, New Jersey.
Mr. Hubert worked for many years as a groundskeeper at Fare Lane Farm in Woodstock. He enjoyed masonry as well as building walls alongside his wife throughout the greater Putnam area for many family members.
Normand is survived by two daughters, Michelle Lajeunesse and her husband Serge of Putnam, and Monique Petrella and her partner John Gillen of Pomfret; four grandchildren, Zachary and Alexandria Cipolletta, Emily Martin, and Nathan Petrella; two great grandsons, Connor and Michael Martin; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his siblings, Robert, Roger, Buck, Florelda, Florent, Gilberte, Ronielda, and Rita.
The family of Normand would like to personally thank Diane Cook, Normand’s massage therapist for the special care that she showed toward him during his illness.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, September 16, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. in St. Joseph Church, 18 Main St., N. Grosvenordale, CT. Funeral arrangements and cremation have been entrusted to the Gilman Funeral Home and Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT. Memorial donations in Normand’s memory may be made to the Hospice of NE CT, P.O. Box 632, Putnam, CT 06260. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.