Jesse Eugene Butwell

Jesse Eugene Butwell

NAUGATUCK — Jesse Eugene Butwell, 41, of Naugatuck, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, September 8, 2022, at Waterbury Hospital, surrounded by his family. He was the devoted life partner of April Millo.

Jesse was born on August 14, 1981, in Waterbury, son of Richard A. and Barbara (Garland) Butwell of Middlebury. He was a graduate of Naugatuck High, class of 1999, and earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business from Southern Connecticut State University. After graduating, Jesse became a police and training officer with the Shelton Police Department where he worked for 15 years.

Jesse loved the outdoors and camping, was an avid fisherman and enjoyed spending time with his cherished friends.

Services will be private and at the convenience of the family. Brookside Memorial/The Albini Family Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.

Contributions can be made in Jesse’s memory to: Animals for Life, 195 Rubber Ave., Naugatuck 06770

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