Lakeville, MA and Spring Hill, FL - Lydia Rose Bairos passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2019 after a long battle with leukemia while surrounded by loved ones. She was 68 years old.
Lydia was born in New Bedford, MA, lived in Lakeville, MA and Spring Hill, FL after residing in Dartmouth, MA for over 30 years.
Lydia worked for the Registry of Motor Vehicles for over 30 years. She was a member of St Julie’s Billiart Church in Dartmouth, MA and enjoyed being at the beach, traveling, and spending time with family, friends and especially her grandson.
Lydia was the daughter of the late Ramona and John Mendonca. Her family includes her husband Robert Bairos of Spring Hill, FL, her daughter Lynn and husband Eric Wilson of Lakeville, MA, her sister Ramona and husband Joseph Reynolds of Stuart’s Draft, VA, her brothers Norman and wife Chris Gomes of CA, and John Mendonsa of FL, and the late Leslie Mendonca, Gary Mendonca, Faye Reeves and Marie Pina. She leaves behind her grandson, Brock Wilson and numerous nieces and nephews.
Lydia's visiting hours will be held Monday evening between 5:00 – 8:00 P.M. at Perry Funeral Home. Her funeral services will be held Tuesday morning, beginning in the funeral home at 10:45 A.M. and followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Julie Billiart Church at 12:00 P.M. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Dana Faber Cancer Institute (danafaber.jimmyfund.org/donation/cancer) would be appreciated.
Arrangements placed in the care of Perry Funeral Home 111 Dartmouth St. New Bedford, MA 02740. Please see our website: www.perryfuneral.com for condolences.