Antonio Manuel Moniz Martins
May 10, 2017
Antonio Manuel Moniz Martins, 67, of Taunton, passed away on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at Saint Elizabeth Medical Center in Brighton. He was the husband of twenty-five years to Eduina (Goulart) Martins.
Antonio was born in Sao Miguel, Azores the son of the late Antonio Moniz Martins and Georgina (Oliveira) Martins. He worked as a tailor for Justin Clothing in New Bedford and then at the Taunton Nursing Home for many years retiring in 2015. Mr. martins enjoyed camping, woodworking and was an avid fan of the Sporting Soccer team.
Survivors besides his wife are two step daughters: Ligia Faria of Fernandina Beach, FL; Sandy Faria of Raynham; a son: Timothy Martins of South Dartmouth; five grandchildren: Cassidy, Devyn, Noah, Nathan, and Timothy. a great granddaughter: Maisee Grace. two brothers: Jose Martins of Lisbon, Portugal and Joao Martins of New Bedford, MA along with several nieces and nephews.
His Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 10am in the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home , 350 Somerset Ave., Taunton. Relatives and friends are invited to attend, burial to follow in Saint Joseph Cemetery Taunton.
Calling Hours will be held on Friday May 12, 2017 from 5-7pm in the funeral home.