1934 – 2020
Danielson – Richard G Beausoleil, fondly known by his friends as “Seamist”, 85, of Reynolds St., formerly of Putnam, died Tuesday April 7, 2020. Born in Putnam, he was the son of the late Euclide and Marie Ange (Petrin) Beausoleil.
Mr. Beausoleil worked as a machine operator at Cranston Print until his retirement in 1999. He enjoyed playing pitch and making his delicious pork pies for his friends and family.
Richard is survived by a daughter, Michelle Nicol and her husband Kevin of Putnam; his siblings, David Beausoleil of Putnam, Leo Beausoleil of Danielson, and Lucille Nelson of Putnam; four grandchildren, Ethan, Evan, Megan, and Kyle Nicol all of Putnam, and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers, Robert and Ronald Beausoleil.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, May 1, 2021, at 10:00a.m. in St. Mary Church of the Visitation, 218 Providence St., Putnam, CT 06260. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Gilman Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT 06260. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.