Delphis H. Caron
Delphis H. Caron, 89, a lifelong resident of Nashua passed away peacefully at his home with his beloved wife at his side.
He was born in Nashua on August 2, 1927, a son of the late Delphis and Madeline (Lawrence) Caron.
Mr. Caron married the love of his life Marguerite (Labrie) Caron, on May 30, 1949. They shared over 67 years of marriage.
Mr. Caron was US Navy veteran of World War II. He served on the USS Helena.
Following his honorable discharge from the US Navy, he worked for the former Indian Head Millworks for 30 years and then Liberty Millworks for 12 years. Following his retirement, he worked for his son-in-law, Tom, as a truck driver for another 10 years.
Mr. Caron is remembered for his love of family and friends. His favorite pastime was spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren and great grandchildren. As a master craftsman, he has made and left his family countless handmade treasures. He did enjoy hunting and fishing in his younger years, as well as metal detecting. He is an Eagle Scout.
He was an active member of St. Louis Church and St. Joseph the Worker Parish.
Besides his beloved and devoted wife, his loving family include his daughter and son-in-law, Irene and William Stapanon and their daughter, Julie and Herman West; his daughter and son-in-law, Elaine and Tom LaFrance, and their children, Allison and Derek Coles and Chad LaFrance; his son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Linda Caron and their children, Timothy and Jonathan Caron; his son, Edmond Caron and Dorene Smith, and their children, Marcel, Bruce and Breanna, James, Jacqueline, Crystal and Wayne; his great grandchildren, Cameron, Kaitlyn, Bradie, Brenna, Riley, Hailey, Kaitlyn, Faith, Bruce Jr., George, and Kyle; his sister and brother-in-law, Rena and Paul Boissonneault; his sisters-in-law, Muriel Labrie and Constance Caron; his brothers-in-law Donald Lemoine and Henry Lachance; a dear friend to both Delphis and Marguerite, Carol McCauley; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He is pre-deceased by his brother Raymond Caron, and his three sisters Elaine Lachance, Estelle Lemoine, and Gloria Gilbert; also a brother-in-law Richard Gilbert.
SERVICES: A Graveside Funeral Service in his honor with military honors will be held at St. Louis Cemetery on Wednesday morning, September 7, 2016 at 11:00 AM. Family and friends are invited to attend. His family will greet family and friends at DAVIS FUNERAL HOME, One Lock St., Nashua on Wednesday, September 7, beginning at 10:00 AM.
The DAVIS FUNERAL HOME, One Lock Street, Nashua has been placed in charge of arrangements, an online guestbook is available at www.davisfuneralhomenh.com, (603) 883-3401 "ONE MEMORY LIGHTS ANOTHER."