Manuel Carvalho Almeida, 56, of 1236 Dwelly St., died Saturday at home. He was the husband of Rosa (Almeida) Almeida.
Born in Arrifes, St. Michael, Azores, he was a son of the late Manuel Carvalho Almeida and Georgina (Correia) Almeida, he lived in this city for the past 27 years.
He worked as a landscaper at Hogendoorn Nurseries in Middletown.
He was a member of Santo Christo Church. He was a fan of Benfica Socccer and enjoyed Canturias.
Besides his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Kelly Almeida Frias and her husband Patricio of Fall River; a son, James Almeida and his fiancÚ Stephanie Kelly of Fall River; five sisters, Nelia Ottnad and Margarida Ferreira, both of Canada, Maria Rego, Marta Carvalho and Madalena Medeiros of St. Michael, Azores; two brothers, Antonio Carvalho of St. Michael, Azores and Joao Almeida of Canada; two grandchildren, Alexia Kelly and Breana Frias; and several nieces and nephews.
His funeral will be held Wednesday at 8 a.m. from the Oliveira Funeral Home, 215 Columbia St., followed by a Funeral Mass at 9 a.m. in Santo Christo Church. Interment in Notre Dame Cemetery. Calling hours Tuesday 5 - 9 p.m.