Roger A. LaBrec, 85, of Danielson, CT passed away at home on Monday, October 2, 2017 in Danielson, CT. He was born on November 28, 1931 in Putnam, CT. Son of the late Alphonse and Yvonne (Landry) LaBrec. Roger was married to Misao (Iwano) LaBrec she died in 1981.
Roger worked construction from the age of 16 on, he constructed and built the house that he lived in. He loved to get his hands dirty fixing things. On the farm he would fix the farm tractors, the dump trucks and the bulldozers. He was a Veteran of the Korean War serving with the United States Airforce. During his enlistment he would travel to fix antennas in various places. Roger also worked for the Town of Killingly in the Killingly Garage.
He leaves his son Charles LaBrec and his wife Mary Brzezenski of Derry, NH; his daughter Naomi Clifford of North Grosvenordale, CT; his significant other for 27 years Cindy Espinosa of Danielson, CT; his grandson Joshua Stewart; his great granddaughter Madison Coffin. Besides his wife Roger was predeceased by a sister Constance Rybacki and a granddaughter Kayla Coffin.
Calling Hours are Thursday, October 5, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Gagnon and Costello Funeral Home, 33 Reynolds Street, Danielson, CT. A Funeral Procession will leave the Funeral Home at 12:15 PM Friday, October 6, 2017 for Military Honors in Holy Cross Cemetery, Danielson, CT at 12:30 PM. Share a memory at www.gagnonandcostellofh.com