James R. Azevedo,

May 11, 2018


James R. Azevedo, Jr., 60 years old, died suddenly at his home in Taunton, on Friday, May 11, 2018.

He was born in Taunton, son of Carolyn (Whalon)(Azevedo)Frates, of Taunton, and the late James R. Azevedo, Sr. Jim was educated in Taunton Schools and was employed at the former Paul A. Dever State School. Jim was a self employed painter before suffering a disability that ended his working career. He enjoyed visiting the Polish Club, woodworking, candle making, collecting small Match Box cars, listening to Bob Seger, and Led Zeppelin, hunting and fishing.

He is survived by his children Jared, James, III; Matthew and Kristen Azevedo, all of Taunton. He is the former husband of Danielle(Roy)Azevedo, of Taunton. Jim is the "Grampy" of Avery, Alivia,Britney,Brianna, Santiago, and Kevin. He is the brother of Kimberly Frates, of Taunton, Anthony Azevedo, of Taunton, Keith Azevedo, of NC, and Austin Azevedo, of FL. He is also the uncle of several. He is the loving step-son of the late Joseph Frates and also of Jacque Azevedo, of FL.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours in the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave.(Rt 138 South), Taunton, on Friday, May 18, 2018, from 4-8PM. Interment will be at a later date in St. Joseph's Cemetery.

Calling Hours

MAY 18. 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM (EDT)

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

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