ST. ALBANS — Chad P. Charron, 36, died unexpectedly Thursday, May 7, 2015, at home. Born in St. Albans, Feb. 6, 1979, Chad was a son of Patrick Paul Charron and Laurie Ann Johnson.

Chad attended schools in St. Albans and graduated from Platt High School in Meriden, Conn., and served with the U.S. Marine Corp. He had been employed as a seamless gutter installer and an automotive detailer. He enjoyed gardening, landscaping, fast cars and motorcycles.

Chad leaves his father, Patrick Charron of Meriden, Conn., his mother, Laurie Johnson of St. Albans, his paternal grandmother, Betty Charron of St. Albans, his maternal grandmother, Fran Harris of St. Albans, his siblings, Dana Rushford and friend, Gyna Poulin of Essex Jct., Jeffrey Champagne of Swanton, Heather Charron of St. Albans and Ryan Charron of Meriden, Conn., his nieces and nephews, Leah Rushford, Mikayla Champagne, Sophia Champagne, Tyler King and Khloee Lumbra, aunts and uncles, Peggy Rubie and husband, Dave, Sue Johnson, Tammy Levick and husband, Brian, Rick Johnson and wife, Cheryl, Bronson Johnson and friend, Amy Donahue, Cindy DuBois and husband, Maurice, James Charron, Kathleen Thomas, Kellie Arsenault and husband, Jay, and several cousins.

Visiting hours will be Wednesday, May 13, 2015, from 5 to 7 p.m. immediately followed by a funeral service in the Heald Funeral Home, 87 South Main Street, St. Albans. Interment will be at the convenience of the family in the Milton Village Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Turning Point of Franklin County, P.O. Box 1187, St. Albans, VT 05478. Messages of condolence may be sent to