Danielson – Robert J. Veilleux, 58, of Basley Rd., died Wednesday morning, May 27, 2015 at home.. He was the loving husband of the late Susan (Hartley) Veilleux. Born in Putnam, he is the son of Louis and Jeanette (Sarette) Veilleux of Putnam.
Mr. Veilleux worked as a Supervisor at U. S. Button for many years.
Robert enjoyed golfing and softball and while in High School he was very active in athletics.
Robert is survived by his parents; a step son Eric Deslauriers of Plainfield; two step daughters Melissa Waite and her husband Steve of Norwich and Vikki Parrock and her husband Cole of Plainfield; two sisters Linda Thorstenson and her partner Milton Korch of Wynn, ME and Cheryl Walsh and her husband Dennis of Putnam; two step grandchildren Christian and Kaylee; and his cherished pets Abby, Clifford, and Rudy.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Monday June 1, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. in St. Joseph Church, 18 Main St., N. Grosvenordale, CT. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery. Memorial donations in Robert’s memory may be made to Connecticut Humane Society, 701 Russell Rd., Newington, CT 06111. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.