Charles Percy Colbath Jr., 98, of Osterville died May 8. He leaves family in Bourne and Falmouth.
He was the husband of Barbara (Riordan) Colbath. They were married for 76 years.
Born in Ashland, Maine, he was the son of Charles Percy and Mary Margaret (Flinn) Colbath.
Mr. Colbath was a recognized expert of the Ford Model A and was an active member of the Cape Cod Model A Club.
He also was a lifelong member of the Teamsters Union.
Besides his wife, he leaves eight children, Barbara McPherson of Leesburg, Florida, Charlene Carr of Bend, Oregon, Debra Bergevine of Centerville, Robert Dale Colbath of Bourne, Charles Colbath of Elmira, Oregon, Denis Colbath of Osterville, Christopher Colbath of Osterville and Mary Lee of Pembroke; four siblings, Alfred Colbath of Lady Lake, Florida, Terrance D. Colbath of Falmouth, Mary Lou O’Brien of Waltham and Beverly Kiley of Framingham; 14 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren; and extended family.
A memorial service is planned for later in the year.