Gedeon Pelland Obituary

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Gedeon H. Pelland

July 29, 1921 - April 25, 2014
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Uncasville-Gedeon "Jed" Pelland, age 92, of Uncasville, passed away on April 25, 2014 at Epoch Assisted Living on Blackstone in Providence, RI. He was born on July 29th 1921 in Warren, RI to the late Francis and Marguerite (St. Pierre) Pelland. He married his loving wife Laura (Martins) Pelland on July 3, 1954 in Warren, RI. She survives him. Jed was a US Army veteran serving in WWII, 1st armored division "Old Ironsides". He was awarded the Bronze Star Medal for Meritorious Achievement in Ground Operations from 1st May 1943 to 3rd May 1945 in the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater of Operations as well as a Purple Heart. He...
Uncasville-Gedeon "Jed" Pelland, age 92, of Uncasville, passed away on April 25, 2014 at Epoch Assisted Living on Blackstone in Providence, RI. He was born on July 29th 1921 in Warren, RI to the late Francis and Marguerite (St. Pierre) Pelland. He married his loving wife Laura (Martins) Pelland on July 3, 1954 in Warren, RI. She survives him.
Jed was a US Army veteran serving in WWII, 1st armored division "Old Ironsides". He was awarded the Bronze Star Medal for Meritorious Achievement in Ground Operations from 1st May 1943 to 3rd May 1945 in the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater of Operations as well as a Purple Heart. He relocated to Uncasville in 1966 where he retired as a Dry Cleaner for Barry's Cleaners in 1983, where he had worked for 17 years. He was a Member of the VFW and an avid bowler with the Montville Senior Bowling League.
He is survived by several nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by a sister Anita Pelland, a sister Diane DeAngelis, a brother Roland Pelland, a brother Raymond Pelland and a sister Theresa DelleFratte.
A funeral mass will be held at St. John Church, Maple Ave., Uncasville at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 30th. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Jude Children's research hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Please visit www.montvillefuneralhome.com to leave an online condolence for the Pelland family.

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