Obituary: Jorge A. Rodrigues

Jorge A. Rodrigues
Jorge A. Rodrigues

NAUGATUCK — Jorge A. Rodrigues, 54, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015.

He was born in Portugal, April 18, 1961, son of Jose and Germana (Alhinho) Rodrigues of Naugatuck. Jorge immigrated to the United States in 1974 from Portugal, and currently worked for Waterbury Screw Machine Company. He was a communicant of Our Lady of Fatima Church and a member of the Portuguese Club of Naugatuck. He enjoyed camping, and especially riding his motorcycle.

Besides his loving parents, he leaves his son, Mark Rodrigues and his wife Danielle of Braintree, Mass.; his brothers, Jose J. Rodrigues and his wife Marlene, and Antonio Rodrigues and his wife Maria; his sisters, Maria J. DaSilva and her husband Pedro, and Fernanda Smith and her husband Bryce, all of Naugatuck; his two grandchildren, Luke and Mason Rodrigues; and several nieces and nephews who loved him dearly.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Fatima Church, 2071 Baldwin St., Waterbury. Those attending are asked to please meet at the church at 9:15 a.m. Burial will follow in James Cemetery. The Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck, is assisting the family with arrangements.

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