Valentim S. Vieira, 87, born in Monte, Murtosa, Portugal and married to Maria C. Vieira for 66 years passed away on March 27 in Portugal.
Mr. Vieira was a business man operating a furniture store in Murtosa for over 60 years.
Mr. Vieira is survived by his children, Ana Maria Tavares and her husband Jack of Naugatuck, Val Vieira and his wife Aurora of East Hanover, N.J., Francisco Vieira of Middlebury. In Portugal, he leaves his sons, Joaquim Vieira and his wife Rosa, Paulo Vieira and his wife Irene. In France, Ana do Ceu Valente, which he raised as a daughter. He leaves nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren and his daughter-in-law Anne Marie Massaro Vieira of Prospect. He also leaves a brother, Joaquim M Vieira and his wife Alzira of Newark, N.J., and several nieces and nephews.
The burial took place in Murtosa, Portugal on Saturday, March 29.