Jose Resendes Almeida, 83, loving father and grandfather, passed away surrounded by his loving family on August 10, 2018 at Grace Barker Health Center. He was the husband of the late Armanda (Santos) Almeida.
Born in Agua do Pau, St. Michael, he was the son of the late Virginio and Maria Germina (Resendes) deAlmeida. He is survived by his children Armanda Soares, Constantina Papoula and her husband Manuel, Theresa Resendes (the late Antonio), Lisa Sjursen and her husband Chad; grandchildren Mandy Soares, Kevin Soares, Joshua Papoula, Monica Papoula, Andrew Resendes, Melanie Resendes, Douglas Zingali, Kaylee Sjursen and great granddaughter Rylee Rogers. He was the brother of Germina Tavares (late Manuel) , Zulmira DeMello (Adriano), Virginio Almeida (Idalia) , the late David Almeida(Theresa), the late Urbano deAlmeida (late Clara), the late Virginia Craveiro (late John) and the late Maria Cecelia deAlmeida
Mr. Almeida was educated in Portugal and employed by Scully MacDonald Painting Company for 35 years before retiring.
His funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 15th, 9 AM from the George Lima Funeral Home 367 High Street with a Mass of Christian Burial, 10 AM at St. Elizabeth’s Church 577 Wood Street. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Calling hours are Tuesday 4-7 PM.