Jose R. Rodrigues, 78 of Central Falls, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Maria C. Rodrigues and had been married 50 years. He was born in Funchal, the Madeira Island, Portugal, a son of the late Alvaro and Isaura Rodrigues. He came to this country in 1983, settled in Central Falls and had been employed at the Conrad Jarvis Co. and later at Murdock Webbing until retiring.
Besides his wife, he is survived by his son Joao Rodrigues and his wife Paula, his daughter Patricia Furtado, and his five Grandchildren, Makayla, Katelynn and Kendra Rodrigues, Savannah Anibal, and Calem Furtado. He was also the Grandfather of the late Crystal Rodrigues. He also leaves two Great Grandsons, Kai and Nolan Morales. He also leaves his brother Joao Rodrigues and his wife in Madeira, many nieces and nephews.
His Funeral will be held MONDAY at 9 AM from the COELHO Home in Central Falls with a Mass of Christian Burial in Our Lady of Fatima Church, Fatima Drive, Cumberland at 10 AM. Burial will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Curren Road Cumberland.
Relatives and friends are respectfully welcome to attend and may call at the Funeral Home on SUNDAY evening from 6 until 8 PM.
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