Stuart Ewald Gadbois

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“Mr. Gadbois was such a kind and caring man giving to others throughout his life. I remember him with the utmost respect and dignity through school,...Read More »
1 of 32 | Posted by: Diane McIntyre - Salem, CT

“We had the opportunity to work with Mr Gadbois and the entire Salem Congregational Church family with a few community fundraisers. He was always the...Read More »
2 of 32 | Posted by: The Salem MOMs Club - Salem, CT

“One of the kindest , genuine people I have ever known . There are many people definitely missing him including myself . I know for sure he ...Read More »
3 of 32 | Posted by: S+B O'H - CT

“Love to the family. God Bless during this difficult time. Stu will be greatly missed. ”
4 of 32 | Posted by: C.F. Dyer Girls- Barb, Deb, Amy & Mary

“Heart felt prayers to the family. And may God put the joy of your loved one in your heart and memories.. ”
5 of 32 | Posted by: Regina Bragdon - Colchester, CT

“So sorry for your loss. He will be missed dearly. ”
6 of 32 | Posted by: Kenneth Michel - Oakdale, CT

“Dear Judy,We are so sorry for this terrible loss to you and all of those who loved your great husband. The words are true, all of Salem will also...Read More »
7 of 32 | Posted by: A friend

“The very best brother in law a person could have....patient, kind, full of love and humor.God bless you on your new journey, Stu, Jesus has prepared...Read More »
8 of 32 | Posted by: Phyllis Swanson - Yuma, AZ

“One of the best men I ever met in my life. Quiet, treated everyone like an equal,never talked down to anyone and a great friend and mentor.He and...Read More »
9 of 32 | Posted by: Paul Johnston - MA

“As a very young boy,I had the good fortune to meet Stuart Gadbois and when I wouldn't go home he allowed me to work on the farm.We milked the cows...Read More »
10 of 32 | Posted by: Harry Haynes - Naples, FL

“Judy and Family,I was so sad to read of Stuart's death. In the brief time I got to spend with both of you, I got to know what quality people you are...Read More »
11 of 32 | Posted by: Joan Malchiodi - Uncasville, CT

“Judy and Family, I am so shocked and saddened by the passing of Stu. He was a great man!! My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at...Read More »
12 of 32 | Posted by: Rosemarie Syme - Broad Brook, CT

13 of 32 | Posted by: Rosemarie Syme - Broad Brook, CT

“Dear JudyMy heart is saddened at the passing of Stu and I extend my deepest sympathy to you and your family. I clearly remember your wedding in 1956...Read More »
14 of 32 | Posted by: Christine Coates - Colchester, CT

“Dear Judy, my thoughts and prayers are with your and your family.I will always have the great memories of Stu at the Agri-Mark YC functions.With...Read More »
15 of 32 | Posted by: A friend

“Our hearts, thoughts and prayers go out to the Gadbois Family.Everyone who ever met or spent time with Stu and Judy would go away feeling loved as if...Read More »
16 of 32 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Judy and family, your in our hearts and prayers. He touched so many lives and will be remembered as a man who loved life, God, family and the...Read More »
17 of 32 | Posted by: Edna Fletcher - Pittsfield, ME

“Dear Judy,I was saddened to hear that Stu passed away. Stu was a kind, caring and compassionate person. He will be greatly missed. My thoughts and...Read More »
18 of 32 | Posted by: Louise Tyszkiewicz - Oakdale, CT

“I would like to offer my deepest sympathy to the Gadbois family. Mr. Gadbois was a hard working individual and gave a lot of personal time to the...Read More »
19 of 32 | Posted by: A friend

“Judy,just learned of Stu's passing.I am so very sorry for your loss.I really looked forward to seeing both of you at the reunion every year,My...Read More »
20 of 32 | Posted by: Jo-Ann Schweid - Waterford, CT

21 of 32 | Posted by: Marion Seifert - Middlebury, VT

“Dearest Judy -- I just heard about the sad news, and my heart is breaking. Stu was an incredible man, filled with wry wisdom and infinite compassion...Read More »
22 of 32 | Posted by: Dawn Carey - Norwich, VT

“So sad to hear of the passing of Stu Gadbois. He and Judy were so gracious when I was working for Cabot and visiting in Connecticut, letting me stay...Read More »
23 of 32 | Posted by: Jackie Folsom - Cabot, VT

“My condolences go out to the Gadbois family with my deepest sympathies. I used to live up the road from the Gadbois Farm, which is what the locals...Read More »
24 of 32 | Posted by: Karen Hansen - Quaker Hill, CT

“Mrs. Gadbois and Family -I was saddened to hear that Mr. Gadbois had passed. He was a wonderful friend to my parents for over 60 years. I love how...Read More »
25 of 32 | Posted by: Kathie Lewis-Cassidy - Waterford, CT

“Mrs. Gadbois and Family -I was saddened to hear of Mr. Gadbois passing. How lucky my parents were to have a friend like him for so many years. I love...Read More »
26 of 32 | Posted by: Kathie Lewis - Cassidy - CT

“Judy,John,Wendy,kristinThere are no words to tell you all the sadness I feel in my heart for you all. Stu was a good soul and a friend to many.He...Read More »
27 of 32 | Posted by: A friend

“Mrs. Gadbois and family -I am so sorry to hear about Mr. Gadbois. My parents were lucky to have him as a friend since the UCONN days, I love how you...Read More »
28 of 32 | Posted by: Kathie Lewis-Cassidy - Waterford, CT

“No words can adequately express my sadness and sympathy for your loss. Wishing you much love, peace, strength and comfort. In prayer I send...Read More »
29 of 32 | Posted by: Denis Lacroix - Oakdale, CT

“Judy, John, Wendy and Kristen,I send love and prayers to all of you and the rest of the family. I was surprised and saddened to hear of Stu's...Read More »
30 of 32 | Posted by: Anne Howard - Provincetown, MA

“Kristen, I am so saddened to hear of your dad's passing. I know you will cherish the time you spent with him over the years and the beautiful...Read More »
31 of 32 | Posted by: Kathy Crees - Canterbury, CT

“May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief. "The Rondeau Family" ( next door neighbor of 30 years. miss the cows in...Read More »
32 of 32 | Posted by: Norman and Stella Rondeau - Salem, CT

Stuart was born on November 15, 1934 and passed away on Saturday, March 3, 2018.

Stuart was a resident of Salem, Connecticut at the time of passing.

He graduated from New London High School in 1952, from UConn with a degree in engineering in 1956, and was awarded a PhD. in mechanical engineering in 1965.

Calling hours will be held on Thursday, March 8, from 4 to 7 p.m., at the Aurora McCarthy Funeral Home, 167 Old Hartford Road, Colchester, CT. The Memorial Service will be held on Friday, March 9, at 11 a.m. at The Congregational Church of Salem, 244 Hartford Road, Salem, CT. Burial will be private. Donations may be made to: Congregational Church of Salem 244 Hartford Road, Salem CT 06420 Gadbois Math & Spelling Awards of Salem Elementary School 550 Norwich Road, Salem CT 06420 Visitation at the Aurora-McCarthy Funeral Home from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM on March 8, 2018.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to The Congregational Church of Salem in memory of Stuart Gadbois, or the Gadbois Math and Spelling Awards for the Salem Elementary School, . John Gadbois, 550 Norwich Road, Salem, CT 06420.