January 20, 1924 ~ July 19, 2014
Mr. Adriano Faustino, age 90 "Entered into Rest" on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Alexander Cohen Hospice House in Hughson, CA. Mr. Faustino was born in Manadas, São Jorge, Azores and has lived in the Newman-Gustine area for 34 years. He was a dairyman and dairy owner for 39 years and enjoyed spending time with family and praying the rosary several times during the day. His faith was very important to him and he was a member of "Our Lady of Miracles" Catholic Church and of "Our Lady of Miracles Society", both of Gustine. Mr. Faustino is survived by: Two Sons - John A. Faustino and his wife Susan of Gustine and Adriano C. Faustino of Crows Landing; Two Daughters - Mary A. Rosa and her husband Joe of Newman and Albertina F. Ogden and her husband Stevan of Winton; Two Sisters - Natalia Brasil of Los Banos and Vitebre Sousa of Terceira, Azores; Six Grandchildren and Eleven Great Grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Teresa Correia Faustino on November 17, 2012 and Sister Albertina Ramos.
Services: Visitation - Tuesday, July 29, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Whitehurst, Norton & Dias Funeral Chapel, 286 W. Main St., Turlock, CA and 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at Shrine of Our Lady of Miracles" Catholic Church, 370 Linden Ave., Gustine followed by a Rosary at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass - Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at "Shrine of Our Lady of Miracles Catholic Church. Interment - following the Funeral Mass at Hills Ferry Cemetery District, 1334 W. Stuhr Rd., Newman.
Arrangements are under the direction of Whitehurst, Norton & Dias Funeral Service of Turlock, (209) 634-4904, www.whitehurstnortondiasfunerals.com
Published in the Modesto Bee on July 27, 2014