Manuel Francisco Fontes


Manuel Francisco Fontes

machine operator

Manuel Francisco Fontes, 57, of Flynn Terrace, passed away March 21, 2012 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of 36 years of Maria V. Fontes.

Born in Sao Miguel, Azores, he was a son of the late Jose Fernandes Dias Fontes and Maria Emanuela de Sousa Fontes. Manuel was a machine operator for over 20 years at Bradford Soap before retiring.

Besides his wife he leaves his loving children, Mark Fontes and his wife, Elissa, Daniel Fontes and Alexandria Fontes, all of West Warwick, and his siblings, Conceicao Fontes, Jose Fontes, Eduarda da Luz, Emanuela Geraldes, Joao Fontes and Arnaldo Fontes. He was a brother of the late Antonio Fontes.

His funeral was held March 26 from R.A. Iannotti Funeral Home, 415 Washington St., Coventry, with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Anthony Church, West Warwick. Interment followed in SS. Peter & Paul Cemetery, Coventry. Visit