Former Bristol resident, Delores (Dee) Hamilton Houle, 54, of Mooresville, N.C., passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 7, 2017, with her family by her side, after fighting a courageous battle with cancer.
She was born on Feb. 9, 1963, in Fairmont, W.Va., to Rex F. Hamilton and the late Anita J. Gumbel Hamilton. For the past 30 years, Mrs. Houle was employed by the Hartford Insurance Co. in Hartford.
Dee was a loving person devoted to her family and was a friend to many. In addition to her father, she is survived by her husband and best friend of 33 years, Eugene F. Houle; sons, Alan Houle and wife, Becky, of Granby and Sean Houle and fiancée, Kerry Wallace, of Huntersville, N.C.; sisters, Debra Sullivan of Bristol and Diana Rouillard of Old Saybrook; her grandchildren, Sophia and Jacob Houle; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 20, 2017, from 10 a.m. to noon at O’Brien Funeral Home, 24 Lincoln Ave. in Forestville, CT.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to American Cancer Society for pancreatic cancer research, or Novant Health Hospice of Charlotte, N.C.