Gabrielle CaronMay 21,2013Gabrielle Caron
WINDHAM— Gabrielle Caron, 92, died Sunday, May 19, 2013, at her home in Windham.
She was born April 15, 1921, in Holyoke, Mass., the daughter of Adelard and Cordelia (Mariem) Gobeille.
She graduated from high school in 1939, and the Shepard School of Nursing in Concord, Mass.
She worked as a wartime nurse in Boston, Mass., and had worked at hospitals in the Boston and Woonsocket, R.I., areas.
She married Edward Caron on Feb. 24, 1944, at St. Thomas Church in Huntington, Mass.
Survivors include her husband of 69 years, Edward; two sons, Marc Caron of Rockingham, and Edward “Ned” Caron III of Bakersfield; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild; and a sister, Doris Fisk of Huntington, Mass.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Chester, with the Rev. James E. Zuccaro, pastor, officiating. Graveside committal services and interment will take place Wednesday, May 29, 2013, at 11:30 a.m. in the Vermont Veterans Cemetery, Randolph.
There are no calling hours.
Arrangements are under the care of Adams Funeral Home, Chester.
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