LIVERMORE FALLS – Lorraine G. Caron passed away peacefully on September 22, 2022, at the age of 78, in her home surrounded by her family.
Born December 28, 1943, Lorraine is the daughter of Cécile and Alphonse Dionne. She attended Lewiston High School and later earned her RN license from St. Mary’s School of Nursing.
She worked for more than 26 years at Franklin Memorial Hospital in Farmington; from there she spent 13 years at Medical Care Development teaching CRMA courses.
Lorraine married Joseph Armand Caron on January 8, 1966 and they devoted themselves for 56 years. They had five children Sonia (Andy) Schmeltzer, Philip (Amy French) Caron, Rachel Caron, Angêle (Paul Jackson) Caron, Marc Caron and three grandchildren, Amanda (Mike) Nelsen, Shane Schmeltzer and Natalie Rechholtz.
Lorraine spent her free time with her grandchildren and children; when she wasn’t with them, you could find her gardening or quilting. Fall was his favorite time of year; she spent several days hiking, camping, and picking apples.
A memorial visitation will be held September 29 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Fortin Group Funeral Home, 217 Turner St. Auburn. The following day, September 30, a Memorial Mass will be held at St. Rose of Lima Church, 1 Church St, Jay, ME 04239, at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, consider donating to:
Health + Hospice
ATTN: Development office
15 strawberry avenue
Lewiston, ME 04240