Wolcott – Robert E. Ouellette, 90, passed away on Saturday, July 25, 2020. He was the husband of the late Georgette (Cordeau) Ouellette.
Robert was born in Baker Lake, New Brunswick, Canada on December 20, 1929, son of Edmond and Emely (Beaulieu) Ouellette. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. Robert was one of the owners of Ouellette Brothers Drywall of Waterbury. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, the church choir, and the Senior Center. Robert enjoyed woodworking, gardening, and spending time with his family.
Robert leaves behind his children, David Ouellette, and his wife, Mary, of Pinehurst, NC; Daniel Ouellette, and his wife, Karen, of Waterbury; and Louise Byron, of Naugatuck; his siblings, Alvine Soucy; Martine Hogan; Lorraine Hartnett; Leaune Ouellette; Jeanette Sylvester; Jeannine Torelli; Adrien Ouellette; Patrick Ouellette; and Rene Ouellette; his grandchildren, Jordan Byron, and his wife, Kelly; Emily Byron; Lucien Ouellette; and Thomas Ouellette; his great grandchild, Paige Byron; and many nieces, nephews, and extended family.
Including his wife, Georgette, Robert was predeceased by a few brothers and sisters, and his son-in-law, Thomas Byron.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, August 3 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Pius X Church, 525 Woodtick Road, Wolcott. Burial will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Robert’s name to the Knights of Columbus, c/o Rich Dominici, 1 Linda Dr., Wolcott, CT 06716.