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Manuel De Sousa Cordeiro
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Obituary for Manuel De Sousa Cordeiro

Manuel De Sousa Cordeiro, 85, passed away peacefully, at his home in Ironbound Section of Newark, on Monday, December 18, 2017 with his loving family by his side. He was born in Lomba Da Maia, Ribeira Grande, Acores, moved to Canada where he lived for 11 years before coming to the United States 49 years ago.

Manuel worked for Lopes Brothers Construction Co. of Newark for many years, retiring at the age of 62. Manuel was most proud when on December 16, 2009, he became an American Citizen of the country he loved, and was so honored to say, God Bless America.

Beloved husband of 61 years of Maria Leonirda (nee Ferreira) Cordeiro; devoted and loving father of Manuel Cordeiro and his wife Drenda, Lydia Mota, Lea Paolella and her husband Donnie; brother of Maria Jose De Sousa, Maria Espirianto Clementino, Antonio and Jose Cordeiro; dear grandfather of Drenda Kate, Stone, Regan Cordeiro, Vanessa Vidal, Scott Mota, Donald III, Vincent and Arianna Paolella; great-grandfather of Dylan and Ever Marie; also survived by many dear nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Relatives and friends are welcome to attend the Funeral on Thursday, December 21 at 8:30 am at the Buyus Funeral Home, 426 Lafayette St. at Wilson Ave., Newark. Thence to Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Newark, where at, 9:30am the Funeral Mass will be offered. Entombment Holy Cross Chapel Mausoleum, North Arlington, NJ.

Visitation Wednesday, December 20th, from 4- 8 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, 259 Oliver Street Newark, NJ 07105 or a charity of your choice would be graciously appreciated.


Previous Events

Visitation

Wednesday

20

Dec

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Buyus Funeral Home

426 Lafayette Street
Newark, NJ 07105

Visitation

Thursday

21

Dec

8:30 AM
Buyus Funeral Home

426 Lafayette Street
Newark, NJ 07105

Funeral Mass

Thursday

21

Dec

9:30 AM
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church

259 Oliver Street
Newark, NJ 07105

Cemetery Details

Location

Holy Cross Chapel Mausoleum

340 Ridge Rd
North Arlington, NJ 07031


Memorial Contribution

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church

259 Oliver Street
Newark, NJ 07105
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