Joao Afonseca Da Veiga

September 27, 1934 ~ January 28, 2020 (age 85)

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The loving Joao Afonseca Da Veiga, born in Fogo, Cabo Verde, passed peacefully at home in Fall River, MA on January 28, 2020.

Beloved son his departed parents Manual Da Veiga and Regina Barros Afonseca. 

He was the caring father to Carlos Da Veiga, Adriano Da Veiga, Hirondina Da Veiga, Isaurinda Da Veiga, Maria Da Veiga, Anita Afonseca, Nilton Da Veiga, Afranea Afonseca, Angelica Da Veiga, Marin Delordes Afonseca, Maria Rita Da Veiga, Anabela Da Veiga, Salomao Barbosa Afonseca, Ana Da Veiga, Saulo Da Veiga, Saulina Da Veiga, Salamita Da Veiga, Satero Da Veiga, Marcelino Da Veiga, Mateus Barbosa, Jose Brandao and Marcelina Barbosa Vasquez. 

He also leaves a host of grand children, other relatives and close friends to cherish his memories. 

Visitation Friday Jan 31 from 5-9 pm at St Patrick’s Church 400 Dudley St Roxbury Ma 

 Funeral Mass Saturday 10am also from church. 

Final resting place will immediately follow services to New Calvary Cemetery, Mattapan, MA 02126.

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Arrangements entrusted to George Lopes Funeral Home 647 Main Street, Brockton, MA 02301. 

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January 31, 2020

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
St. Patrick's Church
400 Dudley Street
Roxbury , MA 02119

Funeral Mass
February 1, 2020

10:00 AM
St. Patrick's Church
400 Dudley Street
Roxbury , MA 02119

Interment following funeral service
February 1, 2020

New Calvary Cemetery
Harvard Street
Mattapan, MA 02126

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