, Gloucester, MA

March 29, 2013

Barbara Arlene (Jones) Lagos

Sarasota, Fla. — Barbara Arlene (Jones) Lagos, 86, of Sarasota, Fla., passed away on the evening of March 10, 2013 at Sarasota Memorial Hospital. Barbara was born in Gloucester, she was one of five children to Henry and Amelia (Parsons) Jones. She moved to Sarasota from Gloucester after retirement as a machine operator from Rule Industries in 1993.

Barbara was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony Lagos in 2000 and one son, Brian Mancervice in 1994. Barbara is survived by four sons, Bruce Mancervice of Marblehead, Mark Lagos of Sarasota, Peter Lagos of Gig Harbor, Wash. and Barry Lagos of Sarasota.

Barbara will be remembered for her caring, love, and ability to tackle any project head on! She also had the ability to bring peace to contentious situations through her personality and charm. She loved travel, arts and crafts, and cooking. Most of all, she loved trying to raise her five boys into good men. They appreciate all that she sacrificed. She will be greatly missed!

ARRANGEMENTS: There is a private celebration of life service being held later.

Funeral arrangements by Gendron Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc.