1943 – 2019
Dayville – Rita (Touchette) Dragon, 76, of Primrose Crossing, died Monday September 9, 2019 at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Born in Dayville, she was the daughter of the late Alfred and Ida (Charon) Touchette.
Mrs. Dragon was a homemaker and in her younger years she enjoyed dancing.
Rita is survived by a son, Frederick Dragon, III of Willimantic and two daughters, Ida Dragon and Valerie Kozlowski and her husband Michael all of Dayville; her siblings, Joseph Touchette of Manhattan, NY, Alfred Touchette of Putnam, Donald Coloumbia of Plainfield, an Agnes Cote of Danielson; a granddaughter Brandy Boudia of New London and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two brothers Edmond and Leon Touchette.
A celebration of Rita’s life is being planned. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Gilman Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.