Charles Barros, Sr.

1929 ∼ 2020

Charles Barros, Sr.

Charles Barros, Sr., 91, of Wareham died Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at home after a brief illness.  He was the husband of Paula A. (Gomes) Barros and had been married for 60 years. 

Born in Wareham, Charles was the son of the late Caetano and Candida (Gomes) Barros.  He was supervisor for Campanella and Cardi Construction Co., and Tilcon/Warren Paving for 53 years before retiring. 

Charles was a Korean war veteran and served in the U.S. Army, 82nd Airborne as a Paratrooper.  He was a parishioner of St. Patrick’s Church in Wareham, a life-member of the Knights of Columbus since 1956, the D.A.V., the Road Builders Association, and a member of the Laborers Local # 385 since 1949. 

Survivors include his wife Paula; his children, Charles Barros, Jr., Eric Barros, Sharon Garrett, and Richard Roderick; his sisters, Jenny Goncalves and Emily Baptiste, 11 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren; 4 nieces; 3 nephews. He was predeceased by his siblings, the late Ramona Webb, Mary Neves and Amos Barros. 

DUE TO GOVERNOR BAKER'S EMERGENCY ORDER, ACCESS TO THE FUNERAL HOME WILL BE LIMITED TO ONLY 25 PEOPLE INSIDE AT ANY TIME.  THOSE ATTENDING WILL EXPERIENCE LONG WAIT TIMES OUTSIDE BEFORE ENTERING. 

Visiting hours will be Wed., March 18th, 2020 from 5 – 8 PM at the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 2599 Cranberry Hwy. (Rt. 28), Wareham.  Funeral will be private. Interment will be in Mass. National Cemetery, Bourne on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 11:30 AM.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Community Nurse Home Care (Attn: Hospice), 62 Center St., Fairhaven, MA 02719 OR St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.

 

Veteran of the army

Visitation

Wednesday, March 18, 2020
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Chapman, Cole, and Gleason Funeral Home - Wareham
Address & Directions

Burial/Interment

Thursday, March 19, 2020 | 11:30 AM

Massachusetts National Cemetery
Address & Directions

Donations

Community Nurse Home Care (Attn: Hospice)
62 Center St., Fairhaven, MA 02719 OR
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105

Learn more about Pre-planning

Charles Barros, Sr.

1929 ∼ 2020

Do you need help in writing your guestbook entry?

Try writing about one of these topics:

  • What characteristic did you love most about the person
  • What was your relationship with him/her
  • Do you have a tasteful story about him/her that exemplifies the qualities of the person
  • What one word would you use to describe the person
  • When was the first time you met him/her
  • Did you share in a special event with him/her

Did you know, this guestbook entry will be printed and given to the family as a cherished keepsake. Your words will be held closely by the family and their gratitude for the time spent writing will be boundless.