Barbara Ann (Macedo) Pacheco

February 23, 2019
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Barbara Ann (Macedo) Pacheco, age 80 of Somerset the beloved wife of

John Pacheco, passed away on Saturday evening, February 23, 2019 in the

comfort of her daughter’s home in Swansea.

Barbara was born in Fall River , a daughter of the late Antone and Mary

(Ramous) Macedo.

Mrs. Pacheco was a talented seamstress for many years and made all of

her daughters concert attire. Having a love of music growing up herself

her  greatest joy was watching her daughter blossom through her violinist

accomplishments  attending  all her concerts in her musical career as her

biggest  fan always encouraging her beaming with pride. She loved running

the Vegetable Stand at Simcock Farm & Ice Cream, her daughter and son-in-

law’s farm. She loved helping and seeing people enjoy themselves .

Her life was devoted to her family, fishing with her husband, camping as a

family, retiring as a couple visiting FL during the winters and traveling

with her husband John.

Besides her beloved husband John of over 61 years, Barbara is survived by

her loving daughter Beverlyann and her husband James Simcock of

Swansea, and was the beloved mother of the late Maryann Pacheco who

passed in 1974 at the age of 10. Barbara was the sister of her late twin

sisters Mary Joan Macedo , Mary Jean Almeida and the late Richard


Mrs. Pacheco’s Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday,

February 28, 2019 at 10 am in Saint Patrick Church 306 South Street,

Somerset. (All relatives and friends may meet directly at church.) A

private interment will be in Saint Patrick Cemetery in Somerset.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts made to; Saint Jude Children’s Hospital

501 Danny Thomas place Memphis, TN 38105 in Barbara’s

memory, would be deeply appreciated.

For expressions of sympathy, to sign an online guestbook or to light a

memorial candle, visit

Arrangements are with the Silva Funeral Home of Taunton.

Donations may be made to:

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

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