Alfred E. Caron
NO. SMITHFIELD- Alfred E. Caron, 84, resident of No. Smithfield, died April 11, 2011 at Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket. He was the beloved husband of 57 years to Doris (Zacharie) Caron.
Born in Sturbridge, MA, a son of the late Alfred and Alice (Morin) Caron. He was a US Navy Veteran of WWII and the Korean Conflict.
Alfred retired as a steamfitter from Arden Engineering after 30 years and also was a 50 year member of UA Local 51.
He was an avid outdoorsman.
Besides his wife he is survived by, Michael, Roland and Alfred Caron; a daughter, Janet LaPorte; grandchildren, Matthew, Nathan, Jeffrey, Brendan, Alfred and Emile Caron, Laura Dietz and Joseph LaPorte; great-grandchildren, Addie Rose LaPorte and Cassidy Caron; Sister, Priscilla Montminy.
He was the brother of the late, Alcide Pete and Walter Caron.
His funeral with military honors will be held on Friday at 9:30 am from the Keene-Brown Funeral Home, 445 Greenville Rd., No. Smithfield with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 am in St. Theresas Church, Dion Dr., Nasonville. Burial will follow in Parish Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donation in his memory can be made to St. Theresa's Little Flower Shrine, 35 Dion Dr., Harrisville, RI 02830. Calling hours will be held on Thursday from 4-7 pm.