OBITUARY

Ernest Caron

June 4, 1927May 8, 2021
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Ernest Caron, 93, widower of his beloved wife Florine (Martin) Caron, passed away peacefully Saturday May 8, 2021 at his daughter Rachel’s home, surrounded by his family. Born on June 4, 1927 in Fort Kent, ME, he was the son of the late Theophile and Amanda (Pelletier) Caron. Ernie was a hard-working man, the owner of Caron Pipe Jacking Inc. for 55 years, he loved to reinvent and was the Jack of all trades. He would give the shirt off his back to anyone. He was a parishioner of St. Jerome Church in New Britain and a member of the Knights of Columbus, the St. Jean the Baptiste and the French Model Club. Ernie was a proud WWII veteran of the US Army Air Corp. and was stationed in Japan. Ernie’s first love was his family and friends. He loved to have a good time, loved country music, loved to dance, play the spoons with the fiddlers, and more than anything he loved to go to Sinclaire, Maine with his family. He lived life to the fullest….Everyday! He shared this gift with us all. Ernest is survived by his five children; Daniel Caron of Berlin, David Caron and his wife Lisa of Plainville, Jacqueline Mals and her husband Jerry of Plainville, Alan Caron of New Britain, and Rachel Caron Sekoll and her husband Rob of Berlin. He is also survived by his twelve grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren who were the lights of his life. He is also survived by his sister Amanda Jalbert of Maine and also his companion Theresa Martin and by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Ernie had a large family and was predeceased by the following; his son Michael Caron, his three sisters, Theresa Saucier, Odile Collins and Ida Toussaint and also by his five brothers, Armand Caron, Patrick Pelletier, Daniel Pelletier, Fidele Pelletier and Raoul Pelletier. He is also predeceased by the “Paradis step-brothers”, Antoine, Romeo, Rene, Benoit, Lucien, Ivan Aurele and Gerard and also by his step-sisters Victoria Theriault, Lillian Theriault and Lucille Parent. Aspecial thank you to Rachel (his daughter), Rob, Jaden and Elysia for taking such good care of our dad/pepere. The Caron Family would like to thank the staff at MidState Medical Oncology Office for all the support, love and kindness they have given to our family. A Mass of Christian Burial for Ernie will be held on Friday, May 14, 2021 at 9:30 AM from the New Britain Memorial/Donald D. Sagarino Funeral Home, 444 Farmington Avenue, New Britain and at 10:00 AM in St. Jerome Church, located at 1010 Slater Road in New Britain. Burial with military honors will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery, 580 Elm Street, Rocky Hill, Ct. Calling hours for Ernie will be held on Thursday, May 13, 2021 from 4-7 PM at the funeral home. Should friends desire, contributions in Ernie’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478 Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or to the ALS Association, P.O. Box 37022 Boone, IA 50037-0022.

Services

  • Calling Hours

    Thursday, May 13, 2021

  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Friday, May 14, 2021

  • Burial Services With Military Honors Will Take Place

    Friday, May 14, 2021

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Diane Becker

May 14, 2021

Michael,
My deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. May God give you the peace that you seek.
Diane (Sgro) Becker

Patrick Serra

May 14, 2021

So sorry for your loss. Pat and Judy Serra

Theresa Montemurro

May 12, 2021


Earnie and Florine
Treated me
With the utmost kindness
Earnie and Theresa always stopped by my salon asking about not only Lorrie but Me and Joe and Marisa
He will be greatly missed

Lorrie Montemurro

May 12, 2021

Pepere birthday he was kernal sanders from KFC. Always the light of the party. Also always made sure he came over to visit all the time. Defiantly felt the love he projected out we miss you so much pepere ! Sending prayer and hugs Love you all so much !

Rheal Albert

May 12, 2021

To the Caron Family: It is such a sad time for anyone who knew Mr. C. Our family loved him and he was such a generous and kind soul.. We all remember him for being a major part of our lives. We have so many memories of him that we will cherish forever. May you all find comfort knowing he is at peace.

Sterling Kenny

May 12, 2021

One of the hardest working man I know I knew mr. Caron / 30 years I work for him and his family for 15 years I learned a lot in the construction business for mr. C memories I have so many I don't know where to start here's one when he made the boom truck into a bucket truck can we cut the trees in his yard me and the bucket and Ernie on the controls

Roger Gaudio

May 11, 2021

Ernie was a great guy, Sorry for you're loss.

Tammy McKechnie

May 11, 2021

My Sincerest Condolences to the Caron Family. I remember Mr. Caron fondly. He was always a very funny, loving and gentle man. May he rest in peace and you keep your warm memories of him to help you through your sadness at this time.

Dee May

May 11, 2021

Thoughts and prayers for your loss. What a Sweet Pepere!!!! 🙏🙏🙏❤❤❤

Camille Albert

May 11, 2021

Our deepest Sympathy to Ernie's family & Loved ones. We have some many wonderful memories of Ernie. He was such a great role model. He worked hard, played hard, always with a smile & a joke. He will be greatly missed. God Bless Ernie & Thank you for sharing him with all of us. May he rest in peace always.

Camille & Diane Albert

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