1954 – 2020
Windham – Richard W. Mayo, Sr., 66, of North St., passed away on Sunday, June 21, 2020. Born in Putnam, CT, he was the son of the late Jesse Sr. and Doris (Reil) Mayo.
Mr. Mayo worked as a self-employed master carpenter and was a member of the local 475. A “Jack of all Trades and Master of None.” He was also an E.M.T. for the Dayville Fire Department and a Boy Scout Leader for Troop #42. He was loving, hardworking and always a “crowd pleaser.” He enjoyed camping and cooking.
Richard was survived by his son, Richard Mayo, Jr. and his wife Kara of Pomfret, CT; his daughters, Tiffany Bernier of Spencer, MA, and Crystel and her husband Craig Couillard of Scituate, RI; his brothers, Jesse Mayo, Jr., and Dennis Mayo; his two sisters, Betty Ann Mayo and Betty Jane; grandchildren, Caleb, Collin, Cian, Cavan, Conner, Cole, Clover, Damian, Cameron, Kaylee, and Lydia; and his extended family Angelo and Alexis Basso, David, Nancy, Richard, Pat, Clay.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Richard’s family from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Friday, July 10, 2020 in the Gilman Funeral Home and Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam with a service in the funeral home at 12:00 p.m. Burial will follow in South Cemetery, Pomfret, CT.
Memorial donations may be made to P.A.W.S, P.O. Box 31, S. Woodstock, CT. 06267. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.