Obituary: Jeannine Giselle (Auger) Bruneau


Jeannine Giselle (Auger) BruneauNAUGATUCK – Mrs. Jeannine Giselle (Auger) Bruneau, age 77, passed away peacefully on Thursday Feb. 17, at St. Mary’s Hospital surrounded by her family.

Mrs. Bruneau was the daughter of the late Charles and Marie Ange Auger of West Glover, Vt. She lived in Connecticut for 48 years and was retired from Sheldon Precision where she worked as a quality control manager for 30 years. She was also formerly employed at Risdon Manufacturing. She was an avid gardener and doll maker and enjoyed sewing and crocheting, especially making hats for St. Jude and orphan children in Lithuania. She always enjoyed spending time with her family.

Mrs. Bruneau is survived by three sons Robert Bruneau and his wife Teena of Bristol, Daniel Bruneau and his wife Diane of Terryville, Michael Bruneau and his wife Lori of Naugatuck; a daughter Denise Lenge and her husband Albert of West Hartford, grandchildren Leanne Nolan, Chelsea Warren, Matt Lenge, James, Richard, Michael Jr., Jonathan, Kyle and Sarah Bruneau, many nieces, nephews and dear friends.

The funeral will be held on Tuesday Feb. 22, at 8:30 a.m. from the Buckmiller Brothers Funeral Home 82 Fairview Ave., Naugatuck to St. Francis of Assisi Church 318 Church St., Naugatuck for a mass at 9 a.m. Burial will be in St. Theresa Cemetery in Orleans, Vt. in the spring. Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday February 21, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the St. Jude’s Childrens Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.

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