1940 – 2016
North Grosvenordale – Wilfred Joseph Joubert, 76, of Gaumond Rd, died Saturday, December 3, 2016 in Day Kimball Hospital. He was the loving husband of the late Jean (Purdie) Joubert and Carol (Peck) Joubert. Born in Providence, RI, he was the son of the late Wilfred J. Joubert, Sr. and the late Marie (Lacroix) Joubert.
Wilfred was a store manager for the former Scotts Market in Putnam and numerous other supermarkets. He also worked for Coca-Cola during his younger years, and for LKQ in Webster MA prior to his retirement in 2005. He enjoyed painting, gardening, woodworking, traveling, and maintaining his property. He especially loved staying at Old Orchard Beach and family gatherings.
Wilfred is survived by his children; Dennis Joubert of Wallingford, David Joubert and his wife Patricia of Dundee, FL, Deborah Machado and her husband Renato of Putnam; his stepchildren, David Shaw of Woodstock, Jonathan Gefvert of Brandon, FL, Barbara Lawson of Thompson, and Susan Shenker and her husband David of Chaplin; his brother Daniel Joubert and his wife Colleen of Rhode Island; his sister Anita San Antonio and her husband Vinny of The Villages, FL; eleven grandchildren and five great grandchildren. He was the brother of the late Phillip Joubert.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Wilfred’s family on Thursday December 8, 2016 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm with a Memorial Service at 6:30pm in the Gilman Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT. Burial will be private. Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Northeast Connecticut, PO Box 632, Putnam, CT 06260. For Memorial Guestbook, visit www.GilmanAndValade.com