Peter Joseph Cloutier

Published on Monday, 21 November 2022 13:43


Peter Joseph Cloutier, 57, of New Britain, passed away Thursday (Nov. 17 2022) at the Hospital of Central Connecticut.A lifelong New Britain resident, he was son of Sandra (Sasiela) Cloutier Sultar of Sanibel Island, FL, and Roger Cloutier and his wife Alexandra of Dallas, TX. Peter was predeceased by his maternal grandmother, Nina H.Sasiela, maternal grandfather, Joseph S. Sasiela, his paternal grandmother, Gilberte Cloutier, and paternal grandfather, Emilien Cloutier, and his stepfather, Dr. Robert S. Sultar.

Peter was a graduate of E.C. Goodwin Technical School in New Britain, and worked as an HVAC mechanic, as well as doing landscaping and stone masonry work. An avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan, he didn't miss a game. He loved going to rock concerts with his friends, many times getting prized front row floor space. His favorite pastime was nature photography, especially entomology close-ups.

Besides his mother and father, Peter leaves a twin brother, Patrick Cloutier of East Hampton; a sister, Nina Cloutier Prims of Gloucester City, NJ; and several cousins, nieces, and nephews. He lived with his cousins Nicole Wier, Michael Taylor, and his two favorite nieces, Ariah and Skylise. His nephew Evan Prims of Ft. Myers, FL shared a fascination of science fiction novels with Peter, and they were having fun in his last months, outlining the plot to a new book, and in the process of choosing a title and character names.

Funeral services are Friday (Nov. 25) 11 a.m. at Carlson Funeral Home, 45 Franklin Sq., New Britain. Burial will follow in the Holy Trinity Russian Orthodox Cemetery. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Peter's name to the Klingberg Family Centers, 370 Linwood Street, New Britain, CT 06052, or Please share a memory or note of sympathy at .

Posted in New Britain Herald, on Monday, 21 November 2022 13:43. Updated: Monday, 21 November 2022 13:45.