NEW BEDFORD - Simão Farias, 96, passed away on Thursday, March 11, 2021, of declining health. Simão was born in Santo Antonio, Alem Capelas, Sao Miguel Azores, to the late Simão and Diamantina de Jesus Farias. In the early 1970’s, Simão emigrated to the USA with his family.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 72 years, Maria da Graça Farias; his daughters, Diamantina and her husband, Jose Carvalho; Eduarda and her husband, Pedro Ferreira; Maria Grace and her husband, Eugene Gonçalves; Ana and her husband, Jonathan Travers; and sons, Carlos and his wife, Conceição; and Arthur. Simão will now join his late son, Artur, in heaven.
He will be greatly missed by his wife, children, and grandchildren, Susan, Monica, Paula, Sandra, Carlos, Peter, and George. He will also be missed by his loving great-grandchildren, Julieta, Simon, Christopher, and Daxton.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at CareOne Nursing Home who cared for him.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made M.O. L.I.F.E., INC. www.molifeinc.com, Fairhaven MA.
Due to the Covid 19 pandemic the funeral services and burial are private.
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