Robert J. Lopes 77, of New Bedford passed away at his home on Monday, December 14, 2020.
He was the beloved husband of 47 years to Barbara Ann (Avila) Lopes.
Born in Acushnet, Ma he was the son of the late Louis M. Lopes and the late Alice M. (Morgado) Lopes.
Robert is survived by his 3 sons; Ronald Lopes and his wife Christine of Forestdale, Steven Lopes and his wife Beth of Mattapoisett, and Scott Lopes and his wife Elizabeth of Sandwich. Robert is also survived by his brother; Michael Lopes and his wife Beverly of Florida and he was predeceased by his other brother; the late Paul Lopes.
Robert was the proud grandfather of his 8 granchildren; Cory Lopes, Cameron Lopes, Kyle Lopes, Wendy Ryan, Heather Lopes, Alexander Lopes, Bridget Lopes and Emily Lopes and one great grandchild. He also leaves behind many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Robert served his Country proudly in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam war, he also was a Firefighter for the City of New Bedford. He belonged to the American Legion, Sixth Bristol, Lakeville Eagles, New Bedford Moose, and Mass retirees Assoc and he was an avid golfer.
Roberts services will be held at a later date.
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