It Takes a Family to Comfort a Family
Angela Hope Charles
Angela Hope Charles, age 42, passed away on Monday, August 2, 2021, leaving family and friends saddened and in tears. She leaves behind her mother, Linda Charles, who raised and loved her dearly. Angie was also lost to her sisters, Drina A. Northam and Leonara Pacheco. She is survived by Drina’s husband, Leonard Bennett, and their children, Paul Bennett Northam and Leonardo Bennett Northam; and Leigh Ann’s husband Jose Luis Pacheco, and their children Jackee King, Joshua Chapman Austin Laing, Jose R. Pacheco and Yanira Pacheco. Angie was married to Harold Parton and though separated, they remained close friends. She also will be missed by her partner Michael West.
Friendships can make a person, and Angie loved and was loved by her longtime friends Tracie Viars, Kathryn Carambia, Hayley Johnston, and Heather Robinson. Angie never wanted to be defined by either her challenges or her mistakes. She had a warm smile and a great heart.
The family will receive friends on Friday, August 6, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. at the Peninsula Funeral Home, 1144 Warwick Blvd, Newport News, Virginia, with a memorial service immediately following at 6:00 p.m. The CDC highly recommends masks for inside gatherings.
Arrangements are under the care of Peninsula Funeral Home, 11144 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA 23601.