Robert David Caron\r\n1944-2021\r\n \r\nBenton- Robert David Caron, 76, of Benton passed away on June 14 2021 surrounded by his loving family. Robert was born in Waterville on July 6, 1944 to Josephat and Mary Jane (Roderique) Caron. Robert grew up in Waterville and attended Notre Dame Catholic School. Robert also attended Notre Dame Catholic Church where he served as an altar boy. At the age of 15 he moved to Benton where he lived the rest of his life. \r\n Robert married Donna (Puls) Caron and raised their family together in Benton. Robert worked on his family's poultry farm. Robert loved hunting, fishing, and boating. Robert also loved spending time with his families and grandkids.\r\n Robert is predeceased by his parents and his sisters, Doris Corbin and Jeannine Breton.\r\n Robert is survived by his wife, Donna Caron; his sons, Robert James Caron, Paul Caron and significant other Janice Kelley; daughter, Jill Caron and significant other Timothy Chamberlain; mother-in-law, Eleanor Puls; grandchildren; Heather Caron, Calob Caron, Danielle Swett, Raymond Swett and significant other Zayna Rush, Tori Caron; great grandchildren, Eliza Jane, Destiny, Damian, Christopher; special niece, Anna Jean Burns and several other nieces and nephews. \r\n A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 AM on Wednesday June 23 at Notre Dame Catholic Church, 116 Silver Street, Waterville. Following the Mass burial will be held in the St. Francis Cemetery, 78 Grove Street, Waterville. Arrangements are under the direction and care of Gallant Funeral Home, 10 Elm Street, Waterville.