Rae Isabell (Gill) Drager

February 14, 1934 ~ October 31, 2021 (age 87)

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Griswold – Rae Isabell Drager, 87, of Old Norwich Road, passed away on Sunday, October 31, 2021 at Villa Maria Nursing and Rehabilitation in Plainfield, CT. She was born February 14, 1934, in Norwich, CT, daughter to the late Judson and Frances (Bugbee) Gill. She worked for many years as a screen printer. She was an active member of Bethel Community United Methodist Church. Rae is survived by her children Joseph Drager, Sr. of Griswold, Leilani Drager of Griswold, grandsons Joseph Drager, Ryan Drager and Noah Burroughs, granddaughters Jamie Sandherr and Jessica Drager and five great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband Edward Drager and son Robin Drager. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Rae’s memory to Bethel Community United Methodist Church 1 Rixtown Road Griswold, CT 06351. A Memorial Service will be held 10:00AM Friday, November 12, 2021 at Bethel Community United Methodist Church, Griswold, CT. Internment will immediately follow in Preston City Cemetery, Preston, CT. The Gagne Piechowski Funeral Home, Jewett City, CT has been entrusted with the arrangements. For online condolences please go to

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Memorial Service
November 12, 2021

10:00 AM
Bethel Community United Methodist Church
1 Rixtown Road
Griswold, CT 06351


Bethel Community United Methodist Church
1 Rixtown Road, Griswold CT 06351

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