North Grosvenordale – Wayne M. Ballou, 45, of Riverside Drive died October 2, 2006, at Day Kimball Hospital, Putnam. He was the husband of Lisa (Houle) Ballou. He was born in Providence, RI, and was the son of Frances (Lavallee) Ballou-Fredette of Sterling CT., and the late Alvah F. Ballou Sr.
Wayne was a self employed painter, having retired in 2001. He enjoyed working on cars, motorcycles, and painting.
In addition to his wife and mother, he leaves a son, Wayne Joseph Ballou of Putnam; a daughter, Sara May Ballou of Danielson; two brothers, Ronald Ballou of North Carolina and Karl Ballou of Milford, NH; two sisters, Sharon Garlick of Danielson, and Cheryl Wallace of Danielson; and four grandchildren. He was predeceased by two brothers, Alvah F. Ballou Jr, and John J. Ballou.
Friends and relatives are invited to visit with Wayne’s family on Sunday, October 8, 2006, from 10:00 am – 12 Noon, at Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church Street, Putnam. A prayer service will be held that morning at 11:30.