Frances J. Charon

Loving mother, grandmother, aunt, friend; 86

LEOMINSTER -- Frances Jean (Paul) Charon, 86, of Leominster, passed away peacefully, holding her son Bobby's hand, on Thursday, December 6, 2012, in Health Alliance Leominster Hospital.

She was the daughter of Charles and Isabelle (Caulder) Paul.

Fran was well known for her kindness and selflessness. She understood friendship and supported many people through their difficult times of their lives.

Fran is survived by her son, Robert "Bobby" Charon and his wife, Joyce; her daughter, Kim Cipoletta; and her grandchildren, Dave and Jennifer Charon; nieces and nephews, and countless friends.

She will be remembered for her devotion to her family and friends and missed by all who knew her and those whose lives she touched.

CHARON -- A remembrance gathering will take place at a time and date to be announced. The family requests that in lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Red Cross or Ginny's Thrift Shop in Leominster. Wright-Roy Funeral Home, 109 West St., Leominster, MA 01453 is directing arrangements. To light a candle, sign the guestbook or send a message of condolence to

Published in Sentinel & Enterprise on Dec. 9, 2012