November 02, 2017
Cecilia Leitao, 103, of Taunton, passed away on Thursday, November 2, 2017, at the Taunton Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Luis Leitao.
Cecilia was born in Cape Verde. She devoted her life to raising her family.
Mrs. Leitao is survived a son: Ubaldo “Bei” Leitao and his wife Maria of Taunton; ten grandchildren; twenty-one great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was the mother of the late Heliodora “Lily” Baptista and Albertino Leitao and also was pre deceased by twelve siblings.
Her Funeral Service will be held on Monday, November 6, 2017, at 10am, from the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave., followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 11am, in Holy Rosary Church, 80 Bay Street, Taunton. Relatives and friends are invited to attend, burial to follow in Mayflower Hill Cemetery.
Calling Hours will be held on Sunday, November 5, 2017, from 6-9pm, in the funeral home.
Service: Holy Rosary, Taunton