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In Memory of

John John Valcourt

July 7, 1927 - March 28, 2015

Obituary


NORWICH ''' John Valcourt, 87, went home to the Lord on Saturday surrounded by family at his home.

He was born in Sanford, ME on July 7, 1927 to the late Desire and Antoinette (Benoit) Valcourt. After graduating high school he entered the US Navy where he proudly served aboard the USS Fulton in the Philippines until his Honorable Discharge.

On May 30th, 1953 he married his beloved wife, Annette (Sevigny) who survives him. After his discharge he and Annette settled in Norwich where they raised their family. John worked for 20 years...

NORWICH ''' John Valcourt, 87, went home to the Lord on Saturday surrounded by family at his home.

He was born in Sanford, ME on July 7, 1927 to the late Desire and Antoinette (Benoit) Valcourt. After graduating high school he entered the US Navy where he proudly served aboard the USS Fulton in the Philippines until his Honorable Discharge.

On May 30th, 1953 he married his beloved wife, Annette (Sevigny) who survives him. After his discharge he and Annette settled in Norwich where they raised their family. John worked for 20 years as a mechanic for Doyle Sand & Gravel of Montville and the City of Norwich for another 10 years until his retirement.

John was a simple man who loved his family.

Besides his wife Annette, John is also survived by his children and their spouses; Michael & Nancy Valcourt of Lyman, ME, Elizabeth & Gregory Wakim of Madison, CT, and Karen & Kent Lewis of Plainfield, CT. He is also survived by his sisters; Marguerite Sevigny and Cecile Marie Valcourt, grandchildren; David Valcourt, Joel Valcourt, Amy Wakim and her fiancé Nathan Williams and Matthew Wakim and his wife Katie.

Graveside services will be held with Military Honors at a later date and time at St. Ignatius Cemetery in Sanford, ME. Memorial donations may be made to the Center for Hospice Care of SE CT, 227 Dunham St., Norwich, CT 06360

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