Obituary: Maria Adelia (Almeida) Matos

Maria Adelia (Almeida) Matos
Maria Adelia (Almeida) Matos

NAUGATUCK — Maria Adelia (Almeida) Matos, 83, died Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at her son’s home in Prospect. She was the wife of the late Firmino Matos, who passed away in 2011.

Mrs. Matos was born in Pardilho, Portugal, on Aug. 16, 1931. A loving wife and mother, she was a communicant of Our Lady of Fatima Church in Waterbury and member of the Portuguese Club of Naugatuck.

Mrs. Matos is survived by her son, Elisiario Matos and his wife Lourdes of Prospect; six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a son, Luis Antonio Matos and a brother, Elisiario Almeida.

The funeral will be held 9:30 a.m. on Friday, March 6, from the Buckmiller Thurston Mengacci Funeral Home, 82 Fairview Ave., Naugatuck, to Our Lady of Fatima Church, 2071 Baldwin St., Waterbury, for a Mass at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery, Naugatuck.

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