Emile Bouquillon, 75, had worked at Conn's Dairy
Mr. Bouquillon was born May 14, 1935, in New Milford, son of the late Abdon Albert and Josephine (Onorato) Bouquillon.
After graduating from New Milford High School in 1953, he worked for several years at the former Conn's Dairy in New Milford.
Mr. Bouquillon worked at Kimberly-Clark Corporation from 1958-70, at Diamond International Corporation from 1970-76, at Nitec Paper Corporation from 1976-78, at Show-Off Disposable Products from 1978-79 and at Photronics Labs in Brookfield from 1979 until his retirement in 1992.
He loved old car shows, motorcycle riding, playing the organ, country dancing and water skiing. He also enjoyed painting and wall-papering.
In addition to his wife of 55 years, he is survived by three sons, Glenn Alen Bouquillon, and his wife, Star, of Maine, Brian Dean Bouquillon, and his wife, Vickie, of Texas, and Kenneth Albert Bouquillon, of Connecticut; a daughter, Laura Lia Bouquillon, of New York; a brother, Edward Bouquillon, of Simsbury; a sister, Barbara Stebbins, of Daytona, Fla.; a half-sister, Diane Wolf, of New Hampshire; seven grandchildren, Letitia, Jessie, Tammy, Corinne, Korrie, Mindy and Brandon; and nine great-grandchildren, Savannah, John, Cody, Skyler, Mikayla, Jaden, Riley, Cholie and Hailey; and two aunts, Mary Wojciechowski and Phyllis Onorato, of New Milford.
The Lillis Funeral Home of New Milford was in charge of arrangements.