NAUGATUCK — Mrs. Maria Fernanda (Amador Alves) Pinto, 64, of Naugatuck also of Seminole, Fla., passed away on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at Largo Memorial Hospital in Largo, Fla. She was the wife of Adriano Pinto.
Mrs. Pinto was born in Portugal on Nov. 12, 1948, a daughter of the late Avelino Alves Penedones and Maria daGloria Afonso Amador. She was a lifelong Naugatuck resident and was the former owner of Sagres Restaurant in Naugatuck. She enjoyed crocheting, home decorating shopping, but most of all she loved being with her family especially her grandchildren. She was a communicant of Our Lady of Fatima Church.
Besides her husband of 39 years, she leaves two daughters, Sandra Ramos and her husband Carlos of Naugatuck and Elizabeth Reisinger and her husband Stephen of Fairfield; a brother, Manuel Jose Alves of Sintra, Portugal; her grandchildren Adrian Ramos and Gabriel Reisinger. She was predeceased by her sister Maria DaConceicao Amador Alves.
All services are private. The Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck has been entrusted with her arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association, 127 Washington Ave., 3rd Floor West, North Haven, CT 06473.
To send an online condolence, visit www.naugatuckvalleymemorial.com.