1928 – 2015
Putnam – Rene Cusson, 87, of Phillips St. formerly of Ballouville, died Monday evening, September 1, 2015 at Matulaitis Nursing Home. Born in Putnam, he was the son of the late Omar and Leonida (Couture) Cusson, and was a World War II veteran serving with the United States Army.
Mr. Cusson worked for many years in the shipping and receiving department at U. S. Button.
He was the past Commander at the American Legion in Ballouville and a member of the East Killingly VFW.
Rene is survived by his sons Wayne Cusson and Rene Cusson, Jr.; a daughter Debra Gagne; a brother Roger Cusson and a sister Pauline Niejadik; three grandchildren, four great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.He was predeceased by a son Ralph Cusson.
Funeral arrangements are private and under the direction of the Gilman Funeral Home 104 Church St., Putnam. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.