Obituary: Domingos F. Sousa

Domingos F. Sousa
Domingos F. Sousa

PROSPECT — Domingos F. Sousa, 84, of Prospect, passed away Sunday, Feb. 14, 2016 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Irene (Carvalhais) Sousa.

Domingos was born May 26, 1931 in Portugal, a son of the late Antonio Alves de Sousa and Ana Augusta Aurora (Fernandes) de Sousa.

He was retired from Uniroyal in Naugatuck and Foam Plastics of New England in Prospect.

Mr. Sousa was a communicant of St. Anthony’s Church in Prospect and Our Lady of Fatima Church in Waterbury.

Besides his wife he is survived by a daughter, Esmeralda Sousa of Prospect; three living sisters, Lourdes Lamas of Naugatuck, Maria Salette Frias of Hartford and Esmeralda Gomes of Florida; and many loving nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his son, Anthony C. Sousa.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, Feb. 19, 2016 at 9:30 a.m. from Prospect Memorial Funeral Home, 72 Waterbury Road, Prospect, to St. Anthony’s Church, 4 Union City Road, Prospect, for a Mass at 10 a.m. Burial will be in Prospect Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016 from 5 to 8 p.m.

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