Ware - Robert J. Bernardos, 77, of Ware died on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at Baystate Medical Center after a long illness.
He leaves his wife, Phyllis Frances Bernardos of Ware; son, Robert J. Bernardos, II and his wife Luce of East Longmeadow; his brother, Ronald Bernardos of Granby; his four sisters, Kathleen Murphy of Chicopee, Melanie LaPlante of Ludlow, Judith Ratkiewicz of South Hadley and Patricia Chester of Ware; his grandchildren, Ashley, Alicia, Adam and Kyle as well as his great-granchildren, Ava, Tobey, Brantley, Whitney and Wesley. He was predeceased by his brother, Douglas Bernardos. He was born in Springfield, the son of the late Joseph and Julia (Krygowski) Bernardos.
Mr. Bernardos was a Veteran of the United States Navy.
Robert was a machine operator for Coca-Cola in Northampton, before retiring in 2006.
He was a member of Elks Lodge and the Chicopee Moose Lodge 1849, Aspen St. Rod & Gun Club and the American Legion Post 244 both in Ware. He was also a member of the St. Anthony of Padua Parish Church in Chicopee.
A Memorial Mass for Robert will be held on Sunday, January 17, 2021 at 8AM in St. Cecilia Parish, 42 Main Street in Wilbraham.
Charbonneau Funeral Home, 30 Pleasant St., in Ware is assisting his family with arrangements.
An online guest book is available at charbonneaufh.com
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