Louis J. Caron - Woonsocket

Louis J. Caron - Woonsocket

Louis J. Caron 85, of Poplar Street, formerly of Bernon Street, died peacefully with his daughters by his side on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at Landmark Medical Center.

He was the husband of Muriel P. (Biron) Caron, with whom he celebrated their 60th Wedding Anniversary, June 6, 2013.

Born in Woonsocket on Dec. 26, 1927, he was a son of the late Cyrille and Marie Flore (Genest) Caron. Louis worked for several area textile mills including the French Worsted and Forte Cashmere.

He liked the New England Patriots, the Red Sox, and was a huge fan of Notre Dame Football. Louis enjoyed playing the harmonica.

Besides his wife he is survived by two daughters, Lucille M. Champagne and her husband Gerald, and Priscilla J. Heard, all of Woonsocket; a sister, Muriel Dagesse of Woonsocket; and five grandchildren, James, Thomas, William, and Andrew Champagne all of Woonsocket, and Kelly Granata of Pawtucket. He was also the brother of the late Roland Caron and Theresa Dagesse. He had a great love of family and was very proud of his grandchildren.

His funeral was held on Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, from the Fournier & Fournier Funeral Home, 463 South Main St., Woonsocket, with a Mass of Christian Burial in Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church, Park Avenue, Woonsocket. Burial was held in St. Jean Baptiste Cemetery in Bellingham.

Our family would like to thank the staff at Woonsocket Health and Rehabilitation Center who took such good, loving, compassionate care of him since his placement in August. Thanks also go out to the staff from Pinnacle Home Care who assisted him during his last few months at home.

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