Donald J. Bourgoin, 63, of New Britain was called home on Nov. 6, 2017.
Born on Aug. 4, 1954, to the late Armand and Dolores Bourgoin, he was a lifelong resident of New Britain. He is survived by his sister, Marita Derby, of Southington; brother-in-law, Reynold Belanger, of New Britain; a special nephew, Gary Bourgoin, his wife, Yajaira, and kids, Joshua and Veronica, of New Britain; along with his dearest friends, Santos “Sam” and Lyne Defelice of Bristol, and Louis and Wanda Cabrera of Bristol. Donald was predeceased by his sister, Doris Belanger of New Britain.
Donald was deeply rooted in his faith and found purpose in sharing God’s word. He spent over 20 years as a driver for Dattco Transportation and enjoyed talking with people whether they were close friends or perfect strangers.
Funeral services will be private. Donations can be made in his memory to the Connecticut Humane Society.