Benjamin Caro, 77, of Hartford CT, passed in peace on August 6, 2019.
He grew up in Rincon, Puerto Rico. He worked as an automobile mechanic for most of his life. His hobbies included enjoyed fishing, playing cards and Dominoes whenever he could. His favorite pastime was listening to traditional music from Puerto Rico.
Dear friend and companion of Lydia Collazo. Loving father of Luz, Benjamin, Jr., Shirley, Leslie, Lilith and Bryant. Proud grandfather of Crystal P., Matthew, Arielle, Elieza, Annie, Nicole, Summer, Crystal V., Isabella, Michelle, Melanie and Diana. Great grandfather of Luna. Brother of Estrella Caro and Oscar Caro. Further survived by nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Benjamin was preceded in death by his father, Monserrate Caro, mother, Maria Rodriguez, brother, Miguel Caro, and nephew, Wayne M.
He will be fondly remembered by family and friends as a loving father. He touched the lives of everyone around him. Known for his kindness and generosity, he shared all he had with others. He was always ready to lend a helping hand to anyone in need.
A funeral mass will be held on October 24, 2019 at 1:30 PM at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, 79 New Park Avenue, Hartford, CT.
Graveside services with burial of the cremated remains will be held on October 24, 2019 at 2:30 PM at Mount Saint Benedict Cemetery, 1 Cottage Grove Road, Bloomfield, CT.