Sylvan A. Tetrault

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Sylvan A. Tetrault, 85, of Stafford Springs, husband of the late Genevieve D. (Vassau) Tetrault, passed away Friday, Nov. 30, 2018.

He was born in Stafford Springs, son of the late Arthur and Isabelle (Field) Tetrault. Sylvan served in the United States Navy Reserves and retired as a buyer from Pratt & Whitney Aircraft.

He loved being outdoors, cutting wood, working at the saw mill, farming, and visiting with people. He was a member of the Stafford Lions Club, West Stafford Fire Department, Town of Stafford Republican Town Committee, Town of Stafford Board of Finance, and the Connecticut Farm Bureau Association.

Sylvan is survived by his three children, Teresa Boivin, Joseph Tetrault and his wife, Wendy, and Sherri West; six grandchildren, Stephanie, Christine, Jason and his wife, Morgan, Tony, Ben, and Heather; three great-grandchildren, Cameron, Shane, and Clifford; five sisters-in-law, Shirley, Janice and her husband, Harold, Sandy, Barbara, and Linda; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his two sisters, June Kovaciny and Alice Passmore.

His funeral service will be held Wednesday, Dec. 5, at 11 a.m. at Introvigne Funeral Home, Inc., 51 East Main St., Stafford Springs. Burial will follow at St. Edward Cemetery, Stafford Springs.

Calling hours are Tuesday, Dec. 4, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to the West Stafford Fire Department, 144 West Stafford Road, Stafford Springs, CT 06076.

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Introvigne Funeral Home Inc
51 E Main St
Stafford Springs, CT 06076
(860) 684-2538
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Published in Journal Inquirer from Dec. 3 to Dec. 7, 2018
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