Philip L. Caron, Sr., age 76, died Sunday, August 26, 2012 at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin. Born in Salem, MA he was the son of the late Ephrem Caron and Clara Bourque Caron.
Mr. Caron was a United States Navy Veteran. He had worked in auto body repair and restoration. He was also Chief of Police in Sandown, NH. Philip was a member of the American Legion in Snow Hill, MD, and enjoyed salt water fishing as well as building remote control airplanes.
He is survived by a son, Philip L. Caron, Jr. and his wife Lisa of Windham, NH; a brother, Donald Caron and his wife Patsy of Smyrna, DE; a sister, Irene McDougal and her husband Michael of Whenham, MA; a brother-in-law, Robert Devove of Salem, MA; many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and a host of friends. He was preceded in death by a sister, Lorraine Devove.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 1:00 pm at the Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1138 Parsons Rd., Salisbury, MD 21801.