1939 – 2019
Thompson – Sharon (Hillmann) Breault, 79, of West Thompson Rd., died Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at the Rose Monahan Hospice House in Worcester, MA. She was the loving wife of Emile V. Breault, Jr. Born in Pomfret, she was the daughter of the late Russell and Eva (Botham) Hillmann.
Sharon was employed as a secretary for Idle Wild Farm in Pomfret until she became a devoted mother of six wonderful children. She loved caring for her children and grandchildren and taking care of the homestead that she cherished. Sharon was also a wonderful cook, baker, avid reader and she enjoyed doing all sorts of puzzles. Sharon was known for her quick wit and ready humor and took much pride in her Yankee ingenuity.
In addition to her husband, Sharon is survived by her three sons, Emile “Moe” Breault, III, of Pomfret, Paul Breault (Tammy) of Thompson, Christopher Breault of Brooklyn; her three daughters, Danielle Lajoie (Raymond) of Putnam, Michelle Placido (David) of Greenville, RI, Denise Breault of Arlington, MA; her grandchildren, Cory, Krysten, and Kayla Breault, Jonathan and Seth Breault, Jessica and Waylon Breault, Rebecca Lajoie Provost (Joseph) and Emma and Matthew Lajoie, Owen, Samuel and Kate Placido; and her great-grandchildren, Anastasia and Catherine Provost. She was predeceased by her great-granddaughter, Violet Breault; and her two brothers, Frederick Hillmann and Ferris Hillmann
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Sharon’s family from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 23, 2019 in the Valade Funeral Home and Crematory, 23 Main St., N. Grosvenordale, CT. A gathering will begin in the funeral home at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, May 24, 2019 followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. in St. Joseph Church, 18 Main St., N. Grosvenordale, CT. Burial will follow in Abington Cemetery in Pomfret, CT.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the West Thompson Fire Association #1, Inc., 248 W. Thompson Rd, N. Grosvenordale, CT 06255 or Community Fire Company, Inc. (Ambulance)P.O. Box 874, N. Grosvenordale, CT 06255. For memorial guestbook visit: www.GilmanAndValade.com.