D'Elia Funeral Home

Route 70 & Vermont Avenue, Lakewood, NJ


Humberto Campos

September 3, 1932May 12, 2020

Humberto Campos, M.D., F.A.C.S, beloved retired surgeon passed away May 12, 2020. He was born September 3, 1932 in Bogota, Colombia and attended Universidad National de Colombia, Medical School, he emigrated to Montreal Canada in 1959 for a 1 year residency training, in 1961 he went to continue his residency training in North Carolina, additional time in Jacksonville, FL and then to Memorial Sloan Kettering and the VA to complete his training. Shortly thereafter, he went to Paul Kimball Hospital in Lakewood to complete his training and pass his state boards. He met Sandra when they both worked at Paul Kimball Hospital, she was a nurse who worked with him. They lived in Fords, Rahway and Colonia, raising their 3 children, while working as a surgeon at Rahway Hospital, JFK Medical Center and Perth Amboy hospital coupled with entering into private practice. He and Sandra retired in 1999 and moved to Lakewood, NJ. Humberto enjoyed traveling, wine, and enjoying spending time with his beloved wife, Sandra, his children and his 3 grandsons. He spent time watching their sporting events, attending school events and participating fully in the lives of his children and grandchildren. Humberto was a lover of music, art, books, wine and sports, especially soccer. He was a loving father, husband, grandfather, brother and uncle, and all of his patients loved him. Humberto is predeaced by his mother Dolores “Lola” Campos, his Brother Luis Campos and a dear granddaughter Madelynn Rose. He is survived by his Beloved wife of 52 years of marriage Sandra (Arter) Campos. His three loving children Celeste Madeline Campos and her husband Tony Skiadas, Humberto Jr. and his wife Lorena and Alexandra Lea Campos and life partner Shaun Morrell. Humberto was a devoted grandfather to three grandsons Nicholas (17) & Alexander (13) Skiadas and Liam Thomas Campos(8). Left to cherish his memory are his sister Emilia Escobar and brother and sister in laws Edward & Phyllis Barrier. Humberto also leaves behind many nieces and nephews living in the United States and Colombia. Memorial Services are still pending due to the pandemic. Please check the website for further information.


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Danny McCaffery

May 17, 2020

Mrs. Campos,
I am so very sorry for the loss of your husband. Dr. Campos was a complete gentleman, and a wonderful person. He was always so nice to my mother Mary, and he was a great boss to her. My mother thought the world of him.

I will keep Dr. Campos and your family in my prayers.


Danny McCaffery

Olga Richter

May 15, 2020

Dear Sandy, Celeste, Alexandra, and Humberto on behalf of Jorge Fabre, please accept his sincere condolences for your loss. Humberto was a terrific colleague but best of all a great friends. It’s so hard saying goodbye to my dear friend. My heart goes out to all of you. I hope his memories will bring comfort in time.

Jorge Fabre

Paul Matey

May 15, 2020

My childhood memories are filled with the warmth and laughter of Dr. Campos. He was a towering inspiration, and his life a testament to the value of hard work. I’ll treasure his memory always.

May God comfort the Campos family, and bring them the peace of His love.

Our love and condolences,

Paul, Amy & Michael Matey

David Klotzbach

May 14, 2020

I'm so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Margery Donofrio

May 14, 2020

Dear Sandy, Celeste, Alexandra and Humberto Jr.,
Please accept our sincere condolences for your loss. Sandy, Terry and I were so fortunate to have spent time with you and Humberto in January. It was a special day we will always remember. We have been a part of each other’s journey through life as a result of Celeste and Jennifer’s long friendship. You have an exceptional and loving family to make future memories.
With love and sympathy,
Marge and Terry Donofrio

Olga Richter

May 14, 2020

Our condolences to the Campos family. Our hearts are with all of you. May he Rest In Peace and his memories will bring comfort to you.
Manfred and Olga

Carol Benjamin

May 13, 2020

The first time I met Bert, I was scolding him, he reacted like a true gentleman. RIP Bert and my condolences to his family. sending love and hugs to Sandy

Arlene Carmody

May 13, 2020

Sending my sincerest condolences to you all today. Uncle Bert was always kind, loving, patient, and giving of his time and attention to his nieces, nephews and all of our extended family. I will treasure several memories from over the years and they will remain close to my heart, always.
Much love to you Aunt Sandy, Celeste, Humberto Jr., Alexandria, and your extended families.
Please accept my love, prayers, & healing energy, to each of you.
Arlene Joy Arter-Carmody

Pat Parsons

May 13, 2020

Dearest Humberto, you have been a wonderful friend to us and we shall miss you terribly. Enjoy golf in heaven...you deserve it!! With love and fondest memories, Pat and John Parsons


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