Skip to main content

Arthur J. Caron

February 15, 2013

Arthur J. Caron

FRANKLIN- Arthur J. Caron 89, of Franklin, died Wednesday February 13, 2013 at the Milford Regional Medical Center, after being stricken ill at his home. He was the husband of the late Madeline E. (Gasbarro) Caron who died in 2009.
Born January 7, 1924 in Bellingham a son of the late Joseph and Victoria (Boiteau) Caron, he was raised and educated in Bellingham and was a Franklin resident for over 50 years.
Following his graduation from Bellingham High School, he joined the United States Navy during WWII, he attained the rank of Aviation Machinists Mate Second Class, was awarded the World War II Victory Medal, the American Area Ribbon, the Asiatic Pacific Ribbon with 1 star and the Good Conduct Medal. He was honorably discharged in February 1946.
After returning home, he worked for the Marlboro Foundry as a molder and retired after 30 years.
He was an outstanding baseball player, and was part of Benny's Oilers a semi pro baseball team, was an avid reader, fisherman and golfer.
Arthur was a member of Franklin Country Club and the Franklin Senior Center.
He is survived by a son Paul A Caron and his wife Rita of Auburn and a daughter Linda J. Caron of Bellingham, 3 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.
He is the brother of the late William, & Edgar Caron and Antwionette Ripish.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral service with military honors Tues. Feb. 19th, at 10AM in the Charles F. Oteri & Son Franklin Funeral Home 33 Cottage St. Franklin, www.oterifuneralhome.com. Interment will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery.
Calling hours are Mon. Feb. 18th from 5-8PM at the funeral home.

CUMBERLAND – When last we saw Hilary Dionne on the running circuit, the 2003 Cumberland...
PAWTUCKET – There’ll be no reunion between Jackie Bradley Jr. and Mason Williams...
BARRINGTON – In a perfect world, former PGA stars Brad Faxon and Billy Andrade would have...
WOONSOCKET — It wasn’t unusual to see the “closed” sign in door of Paul’s Family Restaurant every year during the week...
WOONSOCKET — Two brothers are facing multiple drug-trafficking and related charges as police seized 77 grams of heroin...
WOONSOCKET – Despite emergency action by the City Council Wednesday, the city has entered its new budget year with what...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes