John Lucien Rajotte

Published on Friday, 30 September 2022 15:50


John Lucien Rajotte, 74, of Bristol, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022, leaving behind a plethora of loving family and friends, including his cherished wife and best friend of 49 years, Margot Rajotte, his children, Benjamin Robert Rajotte and wife Ingrid Margoth, and Jessica Howard and husband Scott, his mother, Constance Rajotte and father (predeceased) Leo Paul Rajotte, and his siblings, Lucien Rajotte and wife Claudia, Janet Spielman, Leo Rajotte, and Elaine Gawel and husband Tom. He also leaves behind four adoring grandchildren, Suki Rajotte, and Clementine, Kingston and Phoenix Howard, and many cousins, nieces, nephews and extended family and friends.

John, affectionately known as Johnny, had an amazingly witty and dry sense of humor, and was known for loudly laughing himself and others to tears. He had an uncanny ability to retain facts on just about any topic, and enjoyed riding motorcycles, classic movies, and spirited debate. Most of all, he loved spending time with family and becoming a grandparent as “Pops.” He relished in the joy of his grandchildren.

John will be deeply missed by many. He will be laid to rest at the State Veterans Cemetery in Middletown. There will be a Celebration of his Life on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022. The Scott Funeral Home website will provide details, ( ). In lieu of flowers, donations on John’s behalf may be made to Smilow Cancer Center, GBS-CIDP Foundation International, and/or the American Diabetes Association.

Posted in The Bristol Press, on Friday, 30 September 2022 15:50. Updated: Friday, 30 September 2022 15:52.