Francis “Sonny” Correiro

April 21, 2018


Francis "Sonny" Correiro, 75, of Taunton, passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2018, at the Good Samaritan Medical Center, in Brockton, MA.

He was born in Taunton, MA, son of the late Francis and Mary (Frates) Correiro. Sonny was also the husband of 22 years to Autumn L. (Sumner) Correiro.

A lifelong resident of Taunton, Sonny also owned and operated Silver City Landscaping until he retired, after which he worked for a local courier service for a few years. He loved to go to the casino, especially to play cards, even going when it was not good for his health to do so. He was a big fan of all sports, and coached when his children, and nephews were playing on local teams. Sonny will be remembered for his sense of humor, laid back attitude, and his wit. He loved everyone. He was an "awesome dad" and a wonderful grandfather.

In addition to his wife Autumn, Francis is survived by, his four children, Debra Meack and her husband Donald, Christine Silveira and her husband Orlando, Francis R. Correiro and Gary S. Correiro, all of Taunton; nine grandsons; seven great grandchildren; his step children, Arthur H. Knight III, Timothy M. Knight and Renee Sidlevicz; twelve step grandchildren; two sisters Patricia Olivencia and her husband Diego of Taunton, and Judith Shapiro and her husband Mark of Stoneham, MA; and the mother of his children, Shirley Correiro.

Funeral services will be held, at 10:00am, Friday April 27, 2018, in the Crapo Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Avenue, Taunton, followed by burial at St. Joseph Cemetery, Taunton.

Calling hours will be from 4-7 pm, Thursday, April 26, 2018, in the Funeral Home.

Calling Hours

APR 26. 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EDT)

Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780

Funeral Service

APR 27. 10:00 AM (EDT)

Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780

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