Velma Caron

Posted Jan. 11, 2013, at 7:34 a.m.

HOLDEN – Velma Caron, 74, formerly of Fort Kent, died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, surrounded by her family at her residence.

She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Valier Caron of Holden; five daughters, Beverly Caron of Bangor, Donna Papa of Florida, Rena Toomey of Holden, Wanda Caron of Brewer and Elaine White of Eddington; one son, Gregory Caron of Holden; 11 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, many brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by twin great-grandchildren, Owen and Oliver Wood. Thank you to Beacon Hospice for their support.

A memorial Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 14, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Brewer. Burial will be at a later date at Maine Veterans Cemetery, Augusta. Memorial contributions may be made to CancerCare of Maine, 33 Whiting Hill Road, Brewer, ME 04412. Arrangements are by Daigle Funeral Home, 819 High St., Bath. Condolences may be made online at