1931 – 2017
Putnam – Robert “Bob” A. Goulet, 85, of Hanley St., entered eternal rest surrounded by his loving family, Saturday March 11, 2017 at Day Kimball Hospital. He was the loving husband of Lise M. (Daigle) Goulet and the late Doris (Cloutier) Goulet who died in 1977. Born in Putnam, he was the son of the late Loretta Joly.
Upon completing his high school education Bob joined the United States Army and served during the Korean War being honorably discharged on December 8, 1953.
Mr. Goulet worked for many years as a correction officer at the Brooklyn Correctional Institute.
Bob was an avid Boston Red Sox fan and enjoyed listening to Country music. But, above all he cherished the time that he spent with his family and friends. He was truly loved by all.
Bob is survived by his wife of thirty-four years Lise; two sons Jason Goulet of Jewett City and Robert Goulet of Pomfret; three daughters Patricia Pribula of Pawcatucket, RI, Melanie Kondratowicz and her husband Jim, and Ashley Goulet of Putnam ; a brother Ronald Saucier of Putnam; daughter in law Theresa Goulet of Killingly; and nine grandchildren Jared, Danielle, Nicole, Justin. Jacoby, Jimmy, Rebecca, Holly, and Caden; and two great grandchildren Alexa and Rowan. He was predeceased by a son Thomas Goulet.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to visit with Bob’s family from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Thursday March 16, 2017 in the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St., Putnam. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.