Brooklyn-Wesley C. Poland, 29, of Canterbury Rd., died peacefully at home on Sunday, July 16, 2017. Born in Framingham, MA, Wesley was the son of Robert Poland of Ocala, FL and Darlene (McFaul) Poland of Grosvenordale, CT.
Wesley was employed by Electric Boat / General Dynamics in New London as a cook. He enjoyed spending time with his family and his girlfriend, listening to heavy metal music and fishing. Wesley’s favorite colors were black, purple and pink.
In addition to his parent, Wesley is survived by his girlfriend Jill Danskin of New London; two brothers, Ian Poland and his wife Sheena of Douglas, MA and Daryl Poland of Woonsocket, RI; and two nieces, Savannah Poland and Caroline Poland both of Douglas, MA.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Life for Wesley from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at the Gilman Funeral Home and Crematory, 104 Church St. Putnam, CT. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.