- November 29, 1920 - March 9, 2017
- Hopedale, Massachusetts
of Charles' Passing
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“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 »
1 of 25 | Posted by: Paul Zicolella - So. Yarmouth, MA
2 of 25 | 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 »
3 of 25 | 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 »
4 of 25 | 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.
5 of 25 | 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.
6 of 25 | 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 »
7 of 25 | Posted by: A friend
“Jacquie sorry for your lost my preyes
8 of 25 | Posted by: Margarita Philbrick - Ashland, MA
9 of 25 | 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.
10 of 25 | 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 »
11 of 25 | 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 »
12 of 25 | 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 »
13 of 25 | 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 »
14 of 25 | Posted by: A friend
15 of 25 | Posted by: Jean and Joey Apicella - Milford, MA
“WE WISH TO EXTEND OUR SINCEREST CONDOLENCES TO ALL THE FAMILY AT THIS VERY SAD TIME.HE WAS THE BEST. MARY PHILLIPS & FAMLY
16 of 25 | 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.
17 of 25 | 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 »
18 of 25 | 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 »
19 of 25 | Posted by: A friend
“He ran an excellent parks program in Hopedale and was a demanding merit badge counselor for Swimming.
20 of 25 | 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 »
21 of 25 | 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 »
22 of 25 | 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 »
23 of 25 | 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 »
24 of 25 | 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 »
25 of 25 | Posted by: David Collins - Live Oak, FL
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 his passing.
He 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.