Obituary, Kevin Pratt Chouinard

Kevin Pratt Chouinard, 55, a longtime Dover Plains resident, formerly of Oakville, CT, died unexpectedly on Saturday, June 8, 2024, in Wassaic, NY. He passed doing what he loved; being with his friends and riding his motorcycle. Kevin was a supervisor tree surgeon for the Dutchess County Department of Public Works in Poughkeepsie, NY.

Born on October 24, 1968 in Waterbury, CT, he was the son of Betty Pratt Chouinard of Oakville, CT and the late George A. Chouinard. Kevin received his Eagle Scout Award from Boy Scout Troop #52 in Oakville, CT and was an avid UConn fan.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his companion, Lynne Flanagan of Dover Plains, NY; a sister, Cynthia Dayton and her husband, Richard Dayton, Jr. of Oakville, CT and a nephew, Rafael Dayton.

Besides his father, he was predeceased by a nephew, Harrison Dayton.

Calling hours will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, June 14, 2024 at Hufcut Funeral Home, 3159 Route 22, Dover Plains, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Boy Scout Troop #52, c/o Union Congregational Church, 167 Buckingham St., Oakville, CT 06779 Attn: BSA Troop #52. For directions or to send the family a condolence, please visit


Author: Harlem Valley News