Aldonsa Machado Tavares

Aldonsa Machado Tavares
July 13, 1944-December 22, 2012
Resident of San Jose
Aldonsa Tavares passed away peacefully on Saturday with family and friends at her bedside. Aldonsa was born in Faial, Azores, Portugal, and was married to Antonio Tavares for 40 years before his passing in 2002. Aldonsa is survived by her three devoted Daughters, Fernanda Floren (Dan) of Riverbank, Ca., Marilia Tavares of San Jose, Ca., and Kathleen Freitas (Larry) of Gilroy, Ca., and her Grandchildren, Kathleen and Kaitlyn Floren of Riverbank, Nikita Reinhard of San Jose, and Anthony Freitas of Gilroy. Also survived by her sister Mary Dutra (Francis) of San Jose, and her brother Lloyd Smith of Colorado. Preceded in death by her mother Senhorinha Da Gloria Machado, father Joaquin Cabeceiras and brother Fernando Cabeceiras. A viewing will be held at Darling and Fischer Garden Chapel 471 E. Santa Clara St, Thursday, January 3rd , 2pm-5pm, a Rosary following at Five Wounds Catholic Church 7pm. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Jan. 4, 10-11:30am Darling Fischer. Proceeding to Calvary Catholic Cemetery (2650 Madden Ave. San Jose) service at 12 noon.


Funeral Home

Darling-Fischer Garden Chapel
471 East Santa Clara Street San Jose, CA 95112
(408) 998-2226

Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on Dec. 30, 2012