Obituaries: Elmer J. Michaud

Elmer J. Michaud, 56, of Bristol, passed away unexpectedly on Monday October 31, 2016.

Elmer was born on July 30, 1960 in Eagle Lake, Maine a son of Leonard and Yvette (Caron) Michaud.

For over 25 years he worked for Oldcastle Precast and was a fan of all things John Deere.

In addition to his parents of Torrington, he is survived by his wife Christine (O’Brien) Michaud of Bristol; his daughters Sarah (Mike) Daley of Wolcott and Ashley (Eddy) Coloske of MA; his grandchildren Amy and Michael Daley and Ellie and Sadie Coloske; his sisters Patty Quandt of Torrington, Bernice (Brian) Meyer of Torrington; his brother Alan (Anna) Michaud of Torrington; his sister-in-law Lori Michaud of Plymouth, and many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his brothers Kenny, Gerald, Nelson and O’Neil Michaud.

Calling hours and funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 5, 2016 at O’Brien Funeral Home, 24 Lincoln Ave., Bristol/Forestville, from 9AM until 11AM with the funeral service commencing at 11AM. A procession will follow the service to St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Elmer’s memory may be made to: O’Brien Funeral Home, 24 Lincoln Ave, Bristol, CT 06010 in care of Christine Michaud to help offset funeral expenses.

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