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Gordon G. Brennan Obituary
Gordon G. Brennan Oct. 30, 1928 - Aug. 11, 2014 SOUTH KILLINGLY - Gordon G. Brennan of South Killingly passed away in his home August 11, 2014 of natural causes. He was born in Manchester, CT., October 30, 1928, son of the late Gordon and Helen (Glayre) Brennan. After graduating from Cheney Technical School he joined the Marine Corps., serving four years in Korea, followed by a short period of employment with Pratt and Whitney Aircraft in East Hartford. Gordon's career began at American Standard when they opened in Wauregan, CT and retired thirty-three years later when the plant closed. He is survived by his wife Betty (Couture), happily married for sixty-one years, sister Lillian, daughter Sue Ann, sons Thomas and Gordon, eight grandchildren, four great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by one sister Marie. Gordon greatly enjoyed fishing, hunting, trapping, camping, wood carving and was part of the master gardeners program. He will be missed for his quick wit, jokes, stories and sparkling blue eyes. The family wishes to thank Dr. Botta, his caring staff, members of Hospice and Palliative Care of Northeastern Connecticut for their kindness and compassion. A calling hour will be held on Friday from 10:00 - 11:00 A.M. followed by a funeral service at 11:00 A.M. in Tillinghast Funeral Home, 433 Main Street, Danielson. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers the family has requested donations be made in his memory to Thornfield Hall, Rte. 200, Thompson, CT 06277. To leave an online condolence please visit tillinghastfh.com
Published in Norwich Bulletin on Aug. 13, 2014
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