Obituary: David R. Paquette, 53, of Milford

David R. Paquette, age 53, of Milford, beloved husband of Sharon Strang Paquette for over 30 years, died suddenly on Saturday, November 2nd.

David was a devoted father to his two children, Matthew and Nicole of Milford.

David was born in Bridgeport, CT on May 5, 1960 to the late Gerard and Jean Finley Paquette.

David worked as an IT technician for many years and was an avid sports fan.

David was a loyal hardworking family man who put others feelings before his own.

Survivors include his brother/best friend; Gerard Paquette Jr. and partner Melody Guariglia, brother, Robert Paquette of Connecticut; nephews, Gerard Paquette and Deion Dinuzzo; mothers-in-law, Rita Sedensky and Leona Strang; brother-in-law, Kevin Strang and wife, Ann Marie. He was adored by the family dog Midnight.

Friends and family are invited to greet the family on Tuesday from 4:00PM-8:00PM at The Gregory F Doyle Funeral Home, 291 Bridgeport Avenue, Milford. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday morning at 9:30AM DIRECTLY in St. Ann Church, 501 Naugatuck Avenue, Milford. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011 in David’s memory.

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