|Birth: ||unknown, Portugal|
|Death: ||Dec. 17, 2008|
Celia DaRocha Lopes, age 81, of Danbury, beloved wife of the late Adelino Costa DeAlmeida, died December 17, 2008 in Danbury Hospital. Born in Gafanha DaNazare, Portugal, she was the daughter of the late Manuel Lopes Le and Rosa DaRocha Ribau. Together with her husband, Mrs. Lopes immigrated to the US in 1966 with six young children in search of giving them a better life. She worked as a seamstress and was a loving mother and grandmother. She is survived by her devoted children, Florindo Almeida of Danbury, Baltazar Almeida and his wife Cynthia of Brookfield, Juvenal Almedia and his wife, Carmella of Danbury, Adelia Santos and her husband, Jose of Redding, Rosa Martins and her husband, Leo of Canada, and Maria Marucci of Georgia; a sister, Anunciacao Ribau of Canada; 18 cherished grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, December 20, 2008 in Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 149 Deer Hill Ave., Danbury. Interment will be in St. Peter's Cemetery, Danbury. Friends will be received Friday, December 19, 200 from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9-11 Granville Ave, Danbury.
New Saint Peter Cemetery
Created by: Michael Ryley Bradbury
Record added: Dec 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32259252
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