Gary Anthony Caron, 67, passed away on Aug. 31, 2010 at the CT Veteran's Hospital in Rocky Hill.
Mr. Caron was born on Nov. 10, 1942 in Plattsburg, NY, son of Beryl Caron and the late Anthony Caron. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War aboard the USS Oriskney.
He is survived by his wife, Delores (Dee) Caron, of Middlefield and four sisters: Patricia Caron of Plattsburg, NY; Theresa Lesney of New Britain, Carol Sorel and Husband Robert of Plattsburg; and Kathy Clark and husband Ted of Portland; as well as several loving nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his son JR Caron.
Family and friends may call on Thursday, Sept. 2, at 9:30 a.m. in the Chapel at the CT Veteran's Hospital. Mass will be held at 10 a.m. followed by burial with full military honors in the Swedish Cemetery in Portland.
Donations in Gary's memory can be made to the Hospice Unit at the CT Veterans Hospital in Rocky Hill.
Published in Town Times on Sep. 2, 2010.