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Grave has been located World War II Soldier flag male ancestor  Ernest Z  COLLETTE

  (b. 20 November 1914 Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA   d. 9 August 1992 Webster, Massachusetts, USA )  

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COLLETTE Genealogy

Ernest Z COLLETTE was born 20 November 1914 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA. Ernest Z COLLETTE was the child of Zephirin Freeman COLLETTE   and   Mary Ida Bertha RENAUD and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Samuel COLLETTE and Lydia JULIEN (maternal)  Israel RENAUD and Marie Mederise LEDUC

Ernest Z was a soldier in World War II.

Ernest Z COLLETTE died 9 August 1992 in Webster, Massachusetts, USA.
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20 November 1914
Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA

1930 - Southbridge, Massachusetts

Name: Ernest C Collette
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1930
Event Place: Leicester, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 14
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son
Birth Year (Estimated): 1916
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Father's Birthplace: Massachusetts
Mother's Birthplace: Massachusetts
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9 August 1992
Webster, Massachusetts, USA

WEBSTER - Ernest Z. Collette, 77, of Union Point Road, formerly of Southbridge, died yesterday in his home after an illness.

He leaves his wife, Josephine {Swana} Vajcovec Collette; two sons, Richard Collette of Naples, Fla., and Donald Collette of Port Charlotte, Fla.; four stepsons, Paul Vajcovec of Palo Alto, Calif., Andrew Vajcovec of Webster, David Vajcovec of Duxbury, and Robert Vajcovec of Taunton; and 12 grandchildren. He was born in Southbridge, son of Freeman and Ida {Renaud} Collette, and lived here 16 years.

He was a foreman at the former American Steel & Wire Division, U.S. Steel Corp., Worcester. He worked there for 37 years until it closed in 1971. He then worked at American Optical Corp. in Southbridge for seven years before he retired.

He was a Navy veteran of World War II.

Mr. Collette was a member of St. Louis Church here; Leonide J. Lemire Post 655, Veterans of Foreign Wars, in Southbridge; and Southbridge Post, American Legion.

The funeral will be held Wednesday from Shaw-Majercik Funeral Home, 48 School St., with a Mass at 10 a.m. in St. Louis Church, 14 Lake St. Burial will be in New Notre Dame Cemetery, Southbridge. Calling hours at the funeral home are 6 to 9 p.m. tomorrow. Flowers may be sent, or memorial contributions made to St. Louis School, 15 Lake St.; or the Visiting Nurse Association of Southern Worcester County, 534 School St., both Webster, 01570.

Publication title: Telegram & Gazette. Worcester, Mass.: Aug 10, 1992. pg. A.5

Ernest is buried at: New Notre Dame Cemetery
North Woodstock Rd (Rt. 169)
Southbridge, Massachusetts
Southbridge, Massachusetts, USA
(508)-764-0601 -- NOTE: Earliest graves in this cemetery date to around 1931

Added: 4/29/2015 10:26:31 AM - Updated: 6/13/2017 12:08:14 PM

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