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William "Bill" Stewart Faron, Jr.

1932 ~ 2020 (age 87)

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      William (Bill) Stewart Faron Jr., of Merritt Island (MI), FL passed away Fri March 13 at Cape Canaveral Hospital with his loving family by his side.  Bill was born in Brooklyn, NY to William & Ellen Faron.  He grew up in Ozone Park, NY and graduated from John Adams High School in 1950.  Bill Honorably served in the United States Air Force 1951 to 1955.  After his service he was employed by NY Telephone Co. Bill married Caroline (Carol) Doerzbacher in October 12, 1957.  He was blessed with two sons William (Will) and Thomas (Tom).  In 1974 the family moved to Merritt Island FL where Bill worked for Bellsouth Telephone Co.  Bill’s favorite pastime was sailing and playing golf.  He liked baseball and was a Brooklyn Dodger fan.  After retirement Bill volunteered at the Brevard Veterans Center and enjoyed going on many cruises with Carol.  Bill was a member of Fraternal Order Elks Lodge 2650, American Legion Post 348 and the 40/8 Voiture 713. He is survived by his Wife Carol of 62 years, Sons Will (Regina) Cocoa Beach, Tom (Doris) Merritt Island, Grandsons Abel Faron (Renee’) MA, Paul Smith Maitland, Great Grandson Gabriel Faron, MA, Sister Patricia Smith, AZ, Brother Paul Faron, NY and Cousin Ruth Witmer, PA.  Donations may be made to the Lions Eye Institute 1410 N. 21st St, Tampa, FL 33605

A Mass of Christian Burial will be scheduled at a later date.

Arrangements by Beckman~Williamson Funeral Home & Crematory, Cocoa Beach

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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