Robert F. Perron, Sr., 87 of Glastonbury, passed away on January 3, 2022, at Hartford Hospital. Born November 3, 1934, to the late Peter and Elsie (Godreau) Perron. Robert was a loving husband, father, and grandfather, he loved golf, the ocean, Winters at Surfside Beach, and summers at the Cottage in New Hampshire he and Suzanne had for 52 years. A Character and jokester in his own right, making people smile was a special gift. Robert served his country honorably in the 10th Infantry Division, stationed in Germany for much of his time. He was also a member of the American Legion #59 in New Hampshire.
Robert is predeceased by his son Scott Perron, and daughter-in-law Sharon Perron, he leaves his loving wife of 67 years, Suzanne and their four surviving children Robert (Mari-Beth) Perron, Jeffrey Perron, Robin Croxford and Cherie (Brian) Kelleher. Robert also leaves his 11 grandchildren; Leon (Erika) Smith, Candice (Nick) Chaput, Jessica (Paul) LaChance, Jocelyn (Danny) Cates, Lindsey Smith (Mark Piatkowski) and Vanessa (Justin) Myers, Emma Perron (Dominic Channon), Luke Perron, Benjamin, Courtney and Alexander Perron along with nine Great Grandchildren; Damian, MacKenzie, Kylie, Paulie, Jordan, Jack, Juliette, Ella, Callie and one on the way.
Calling hours will be held on Sunday, January 9, 2022, from 3:00-5:00 pm at the Holmes-Watkins Funeral Home, 400 Main St., Manchester, CT. A Funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Monday, January 10, 2022, at 1:00 pm, with burial with full Military Honors at the East Cemetery, 240 East Center St., Manchester. To leave a memory or message of condolence, please visit www.holmeswatkins.com
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