Bernard M. Campbell Jr., 85, of Southborough


Southborough – Bernard M. Campbell Jr., 85, of Southborough, died Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017 at UMass Medical Center in Worcester, surrounded by his family. He was the beloved husband of Sandra (Safford) Campbell for the past 58 years.

Born in Syracuse, N.Y., and raised in Albany, he was the son of the late Myrtle (Ferguson) and Bernard M. Campbell. Bernie was a graduate of Worcester Polytechnic Institution and earned his master’s degree in mechanical engineering at Leigh University.  He was a U.S. Army veteran serving in the Korean Conflict with the rank of corporal.

Bernie worked for Ingersoll Rand of New Jersey and Bay State Abrasives of Westborough before joining Raytheon of Wayland, where he retired from some years ago. He was a long time member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

In addition to his wife, he leaves his children, Mark Campbell and his wife, Ann, of Worcester, Stephen Campbell of Lowell, and Cynthia Burkett of Lowell; and seven grandchildren.

A private service will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be sent in his memory to Pilgrim Church, 15 Common St., Southborough, MA 01772.

Arrangements are under the care of the Morris Funeral Home, 40 Main St., Southborough. To leave words of condolence to the family, visit