Jeannette B. Kennett

Jeannette B. Kennett 1925 - 2013 Putnam - Jeannette B. Kennett, 87, of Ballou Street, died Thursday, July 18, 2013 in the Kindred Rehabilitation and Nursing Center-Oakwood in Webster, MA. She was the loving wife of the late Norman S. Kennett who died November 1, 1977. Born in Putnam, she was the daughter of the late Armand and Maime (Bienvenue) Beausoleil. Mrs. Kennett was raised in N. Grosvenordale, and worked as an assembler in the American Optical Corporation in Southbridge, MA for 20 years retiring in 1986. She was a member of the VFW Women's Auxiliary Post 1523. Jeannette is survived by her sons, Gary Kennett and his wife Mary of Woodstock, and Mark Kennett and his wife Deborah of North Grosvenordale; two grandchildren, Travis Kennett and his fiancé Tiffany Suprenant, and Chad Kennett; and a great granddaughter Amiliah Kennett. Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Jeannette's family at 9:00 A.M. on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 in the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St., Putnam, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 A.M. in St. Mary Church of the Visitation, 218 Providence St., Putnam. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Deary Memorial Cancer Fund, P.O. Box 688, Danielson, CT 06239. For memorial guestbook visit

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Gilman and Valade Funeral Home
104 Church Street Putnam, CT 06260-1897
(860) 928-7723

Published in Norwich Bulletin on July 19, 2013