TERRYVILLE, CONN. - Ronald K. Tellier Sr., 78, of Terryville, husband of Mary (Joy) Tellier died Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, after a brief illness at Bristol Hospital, surrounded by his loving family whom he loved very much. Ron was born Oct. 14, 1935, in Keeseville, N.Y. He was the son of the late Alfred and Georgianna (Frazier) Tellier and has lived in Terryville since 1964. He served in the U.S. Army.
Prior to his retirement, Ron worked at the former New Departure Co. of Bristol for 28 years. He was a communicant of the Immaculate Conception Church, Terryville.
Besides his wife, he is survived by his sons, Ronald K. Tellier Jr. and wife Kelly of Barkhamsted, Matthew Tellier and wife Shelli of Terryville, Michael Tellier and wife Laura of Lebanon; his daughters, Joy Armbruster and husband Philip of Terryville, Elizabeth Wollenberg and husband Daniel of Terryville, Lisa Morrell and husband David of Terryville; his sisters, Gladys Bombard of Keeseville, Joan Rock of Port Kent, N.Y., Georgianna Warren of NC; his grandchildren, whom he was affectionately known by as "Poppy," Kara and Eric Armbruster, Aiden, Alana and Abrielle Tellier, Elise and Victoria Wollenberg, Audrey and Alex Morrell, Joshua and Jacob Tellier, Devon, Joshua and Nicholas Paluso; several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his brothers, Omer, Herman, Arthur, Gerard, and Maurice Tellier; and his sisters, Veleda, Geraldine and Leona.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, at Immaculate Conception Church, Terryville. Relatives and friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday evening Dec. 17, at the Scott Funeral Home, 169 Main St., Terryville. Burial in the spring will be in Hillside Cemetery, Terryville. The family would like to thank the staff at Bristol Hospital. Memorial donations may be made to the Immaculate Conception Church Building Fund, 19 Allen St., Terryville, CT 06786. www.scottfuneralhomeinc.com