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Charles H. Espanet, Jr.

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“I never played for Coach Espanet and never attended MHS. I went to St. Mary HS and played for a other great coach, Albert "Chick"...Read More »
1 of 26 | Posted by: Jim Wojdylak - Goffstown, NH

“It has been better than 60 years since I had Charlie as a high school coach. All this time he has been a light in my memory as well as in my heart.A...Read More »
2 of 26 | Posted by: Paul Zicolella - So. Yarmouth, MA

3 of 26 | Posted by: Patti Morrill Smith - Milford, MA

“Mr Espanet was my guidance counselor and friend. One day while skipping school I got a phone call - Mr Espanet calling: "get to school! You have to...Read More »
4 of 26 | Posted by: Michael Glennon - Milford, MA

“Dear Regina and Family,I was deeply saddened to read of Charlie's passing. He was a very loveable educator and inspired his students to always try...Read More »
5 of 26 | Posted by: Carol (LeBlanc) Groehl - NC

“Dear Espanet Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.Fondly, The Macklows. ”
6 of 26 | Posted by: Margie Macklow - Milford,, MA

“Your compassion and advice have remained with me since I left MHS in "77". Thank you Mr. Espanet! Angelo TerraccianoSan Diego, Ca. ”
7 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“To Regina and the Espanet Family,I will remember Charlie always as a wonderful mentor and friend to the students, including myself. He was both my...Read More »
8 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“Jacquie sorry for your lost my preyes ”
9 of 26 | Posted by: Margarita Philbrick - Ashland, MA

10 of 26 | Posted by: Horace Easterling - Fort Mill, SC

“Rick and Kathy...so sorry to hear of the loss of Rick's father. My thoughts are with you at this time. ”
11 of 26 | Posted by: Renee Seidel - Millville, MA

“Coach Espanet was my phys. ed. teacher at Stacy and MHS in the late 50s. Great guy; always very tolerant of my athletic bumblings and short-falls!...Read More »
12 of 26 | Posted by: Peter Murray, MHS`60 - Charlotte, NC

“Dear Rick, Very sorry to hear about the loss of your father. All the children of Hopedale were very fortunate to have your dad in charge of the...Read More »
13 of 26 | Posted by: Dave Loeper - Upton, MA

“Charlie was one of the finest men we have known. His love of his family, loyalty to his friends and service to his community were boundless. We...Read More »
14 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“To Rick and your entire family. I am saddened by the loss of your father.He was a true pillar of the Hopedale Community and beyond.May God bless him...Read More »
15 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

16 of 26 | Posted by: Jean and Joey Apicella - Milford, MA

17 of 26 | Posted by: MARY PHILLIPS - HOPEDALE, MA

“He was the best teacher and he would listen to you. I had great respect for him. RIP MR ESPANET. ”
18 of 26 | Posted by: ralph giuliani - dennis, MA

“My deepest condolences to Regina and family. He was a GREAT teacher as well as a great coach. I never lost the enthusiasm he inspired to be an...Read More »
19 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“Regina and Charlie's Family. Sorry to see that Charlie passed away. We are in Fl. till April.Charlie was such a very good friend. Sam And Martha...Read More »
20 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“He ran an excellent parks program in Hopedale and was a demanding merit badge counselor for Swimming. ”
21 of 26 | Posted by: HHS '71

“My deepest condolences on the passing of a great role model. He instilled in me a passion for history and government that found me on the path of...Read More »
22 of 26 | Posted by: Pamela Gonsalves-Arpin - Milford, MA

“My condolences to the Espanet family, coach was one of the greatest guys I ever met. I'm sure there are legions of Milford, Stacy Junior High and...Read More »
23 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Auntie Jean, Ricky,Chuckie and Family; We were so sorry to learn that Uncle Charlie passed away he was an amazing man and will be missed dearly....Read More »
24 of 26 | Posted by: Donna Kitchell - Linn Creek, MO

“Dear Mrs Espanet, Chuck, Rick, and Family.Sally and I send our hearth felt sympathies to you. Coach was the inspiration for me to pursue a career in...Read More »
25 of 26 | Posted by: Michael Brita - Holliston, MA

“Dear Auntie Regina, Chuck, Rick, Melissa, Kathy & children,Our Deepest Condolences on Uncle Charlie's passing...You are in our hearts..Love Nephew...Read More »
26 of 26 | Posted by: David Collins - Live Oak, FL

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Charles was born on November 29, 1920 and passed away on Thursday, March 9, 2017.

Charles was a resident of Hopedale, Massachusetts at the time of passing.

Charles was married to Regina.

Visiting hours will be Monday March 13 2017 from 5-8 PM at the BUMA-SARGEANT FUNERAL HOME 42 Congress St. Milford. Funeral services will be held from the funeral home Thursday March 16 2017 at 9AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10AM in Sacred Heart Church 187 Hopedale St. Hopedale.