Quintin Caragan
Quintin Caragan
  • October 31, 1942 - October 17, 2017
  • Virginia Beach, Virginia

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Quintin Domantay Caragan, 74, passed away peacefully on October 17, 2017.

Quintin was born in Malasiqui, Pangasinan Philippines. He was preceded in death by his parents Benigno Macaranas Caragan and Manuela Masiglat Domantay Caragan and his siblings Primitiva Caragan, Amado Caragan, Florencio Caragan, Ernesto Caragan and Lucia Santillan.

He retired from the U.S. Navy as a Master Chief Petty Officer with more than 28 years of service and from the U.S. Postal Service with 25 years of service. He received his associate's degree in Culinary Arts from Johnson & Wales, Magna Cum Laude. He was a member of the Fleet Reserve Association, Life Member of D.A.V., a Mason, Knights of Columbus and served as the 5th President of The Filipino American Postal Employees of Hampton Roads.

Survivors include his loving wife of 51 years Julita Queano Montemayor Caragan; his children, Abraham M. Caragan, Catherine M.C. Villanueva and husband Ronald, Napoleon M. Caragan and wife Mary Margaret, Juliana M.C. Scott and husband Aden, Samuel M. Caragan; grandchildren Matthew, Elise, Colton, Kate Villanueva; Andrew Caragan; Josephine, Liliana, Shalie Scott; numerous nieces and nephews and their families.

The family will receive friends on Friday, October 20 from 5 to 7 p.m. with a Novena service at 7p.m. and on Saturday Oct. 21 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. with a Novena service at 4 p.m. at Rosewood Kellum Funeral Home.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, October 25, 12:30p.m. at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church. Entombment will follow at Rosewood Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to The American Heart Association or American Diabetes Association.

Friends may offer condolences at www.kellumfuneralhome.com.