Joseph C. Perron, age 78, of Cape Coral, FL, formerly of Somerset, MA, passed away Wednesday, January 23, 2013. He was the loving husband of Lillian B. (Morin) Perron.
Born in New Bedford, and raised in Westport, he was a son of the late Joseph R. and Marion (Zagaja) Perron. Mr. Perron served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He owned and operated the former Somerset Meat Mart for many years. Mr. Perron was a sport fisherman and a taxidermist who enjoyed boating and gardening, but most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family.
Besides his wife of 52 years, he is survived by his five sons, Joseph M. Perron of Anacortes, WA, William R. Perron of Burleson, TX, David C. Perron of Somerset, MA, Steven W. Perron of Springfield, MA and James B. Perron of Somerset, MA; six grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Mr.Perron's funeral will be held on Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 8:30AM from the BOULE FUNERAL HOME, 615 Broadway, Fall River, MA, followed by a Funeral Mass at 9:30AM in St. Thomas More Church, 386 Luther Avenue, Somerset, MA. Interment will be in Beech Grove Cemetery, Westport, MA. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 5:00PM to 8:00PM.