Obituary: Francisco Rodrigues De Assuncao

Francisco Rodrigues De Assuncao

NAUGATUCK — Mr. Francisco Rodrigues De Assuncao, 88, of Naugatuck, died Sunday, Oct. 30, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury. He was the widower of Maria Alice (Miranda) Assuncao.

Mr. Assuncao was born in Monte Murtosa, Portugal on Oct. 20, 1923 son of the late Manuel Rodrigues De Assuncao and the late Gloria Dias Da Silva De Assuncao. He was retired from the T.F. Butterfield Company in Naugatuck where he worked for many years and was a communicant of Our Lady of Fatima Church in Waterbury.

Mr. Assuncao is survived by two daughters, Laura Assuncao-Queiros and her husband Julio of Naugatuck and Amelia Assuncao; one son, John Rodrigues and his wife Maria of Naugatuck, and two grandchildren, Rachel Queiros and Anthony Queiros.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, Nov. 4, at St. Paio Torreira Church in Torreira, Portugal. Burial will be in Monte Cemetery in Monte Murtosa, Portugal.

Friends may call at the Buckmiller Brothers Funeral Home, 82 Fairview Ave., Naugatuck on Wednesday, Nov. 3, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

For more information and online condolences, visit www.buckmillerbrothers.com.