We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Vernon Joseph Caron

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Vernon Joseph Caron

Funeral Mass will be Friday, February 18, 2005 for 87 year old Vernon Joseph Caron of Chester, IL who passed away Wednesday, February 16, 2005 at the V.A. Medical Center in Marion, IL.

Born April 11, 1917 in Chester, IL, the son of Charles and Anna (Scheltgen) Caron. He married Josephine Cheslick on October 23, 1948 in Chester, IL and she preceded him in death. He latter married Verna (nee Stellhorn) Hetteshehimer on July 13, 1974 in Chester, IL and she survives of Chester, IL.

Also surviving are two sons, Ron Caron of Chester, IL and Gary Caron of Wellington, FL. One step daughter, Rita Miller of Red Bud, IL. Two brothers, Frederick Caron of Chester, IL and Charles Caron of Evansville, IL. One sister, Ruth Ebers of Steeleville, IL. Six grandchildren and three step grandchildren also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife, four brothers and one granddaughter.

Friends are calling after 5pm Thursday, February 17, 2005 at the Welge Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

Funeral Mass for Vernon Joseph Caron will be Friday, February 18, 2005 at 11am from St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL with Father Gene Wojcik officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Memorials can be made to St. Mary’s Catholic School in Chester, IL; St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL; or to Peace Lutheran Church in Chester, IL.