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Obituary for Gertrude J. Ouellette

November 21, 1926 - June 17, 2018
Newington, Connecticut | Age 91

Our Beloved Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Sister, Aunt & Friend


Gertrude J. Ouellette, 91, was called to eternal life on Sunday, June 17, 2018 at the Jerome Home in New Britain. Born on November 21, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Remie & Alma (Ringuette) Cyr. She was a longtime Newington resident and prior to retirement, she was employed with Loctite, giving 22 years of dedicated service. Gertrude also was a sales representative for Avon cosmetics for over 30 years and held membership at the St. Jean's Women's & St. Ann's Ladies' Auxiliaries, and the Plainville Senior Center.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her beloved husband Robert Ouellette and brothers Chanel & Adrian Cyr. Left to honor and cherish her memory are her children, Richard R. Ouellette and his wife Sylvia of Newington, and Tina M. George and her husband Michael of Plainville, her siblings, Homerine Violette, Rachel Ouellette, Marie May LaJoie, Lillian Landry, Irma Martin, Raymond, Clarence, & Richard Cyr, her grandchildren, Jocelyn Hampoian, Rob Ouellette, Timothy George, and Monica George-Chanaca, and 6 great grandchildren. The family would like to thank the staff at Jerome Home for all of the care & love they provided to Gerty during her last four years of her life. They are very special people and we will forever be grateful for everything they did.

Her life and funeral will be celebrated on Saturday, June 23 with a 10:30 AM Liturgy of Christian Burial meeting directly at St. Mary's Church, 626 Willard Ave, Newington with interment following the Mass at West Meadow Cemetery. There are no calling hours and arrangements are under the care of Duksa Family Funeral Homes at Newington Memorial. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to American Parkinson Disease Association:

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