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JURON, Julius John
JURON - Julius John 87, of Sarasota, FL, died peacefully on March 3, 2015. Born to Julius and Irene (Belleau) Juron in Schenectady, NY, he moved to the Buffalo, NY area and graduated from Amherst Central High School. He graduated from Canisius College in 1948 with a B.S. in Biology and went on to the University of Buffalo, where he graduated in 1952 with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. It was there that he met his sweetheart, Helen Zdun. They were married in Niagara Falls in 1952. He proudly served as a Captain in the U.S. Air Force, then returned to practice dentistry in Clarence and North Tonawanda, NY for 35 years. He served as an usher and Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion at St. Albert the Great Roman Catholic Church. In 1989, he retired and moved to Williamsville, NY to pursue his favorite hobbies, which included classical music and opera, gardening, reading, photography, and cars. In 2012, after visiting for over 40 years, he and Helen moved to Sarasota. Jules loved to talk to everyone, but he especially loved children. He was kind, caring, funny and devoted to God and his family. He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Helen; five children: Leslie Juron (Jay Price), Mary Maxwell, Jennifer Weigand (Thomas), Julius Juron (Lisa), and Suzanne Kwasniak (Robert); sister Carol Gentille (Edward); eight grandchildren: Michelle Maxwell, Kendall and Tanner Weigand, Julius (Tawny), Joshua, Grace, and Jacob Juron and Danielle Kwasniak; and one great-grandchild, Julius Juron.
A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 2506 Gulf Gate Dr,, Sarasota, on Saturday, March 28 at 9:30 AM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Roskamp Institute in Sarasota.