1978 – 2019
E. Killingly – Sarah Coutu, 41, of Tucker District Rd., died at home on Friday, June 14, 2019, surrounded by her loving and devoted family after a long and courageous battle with her illness. Born in Putman, she was the daughter of Carole (Paquin) Coutu of E. Killingly and her late biological father Charles Coutu and the man that she looked up to as her father Ernest Chisler.
Sarah was a devout member of the Congregational Church of Putnam where she was loved by everyone. She enjoyed baking, arts and crafts, making hook rugs, and scrapbooking. Sarah was always a pleasure to be around and guaranteed to have a smile on her face. She especially found joy in walking her dog Chloe.
Sarah is survived by her mother, Carole Coutu of E. Killingly; a brother, Jeremy Coutu of Colchester; a sister, Michelle Coutu of E. Killingly; and a nephew and niece, Wyatt and Abigail Coutu of Colchester.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Sarah’s family from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday June 29, 2019, in the Gilman Funeral Home and Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, followed by a service in the funeral home at 1:00 p.m. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.