Henry E. Duchaine

Henry E. Duchaine, 96, of Tolland, beloved husband of the late Edith Duchaine, passed away on Saturday, May 4, 2013.

He was born April 21, 1917, in Worcester, Mass., son of the late Napoleon and Rose Marie (Bedard) Duchaine. He was a U.S. Army veteran.

He is survived by his children, Raymond Duchaine, and his wife, Nancy, of South Carolina and Carol Grous, and her husband, Donald, of Tolland. He also leaves his grandchildren, Patti Ann Bryan, Raeann Roderick, Alan Grous, David Grous, Donald Grous Jr., Lori Grous, and Kim Grous; as well as 11 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by three brothers and three sisters.

Relatives and friends may join the family on Wednesday, May 8, 2013, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Tolland Memorial Funeral Home, 375 Merrow Road (Route 195), Tolland. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at St. Matthew Church, Tolland, at 11 a.m. Burial will be held at St. Bernard's Cemetery, Vernon.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Matthew Church, 111 Tolland Green, Tolland, CT 06084.

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Published in Journal Inquirer from May 6 to May 10, 2013