Manuel J. Miranda, 68, of South Dartmouth, passed away after a battle with cancer, on Monday, April 27, 2020, at home. He was the beloved husband of forty-three years to Maria J. (Benevides) Miranda.
Manuel was born in São Miguel, Azores; he was the son of the late Manuel and Matilde (Corriea) Miranda. Mr. Miranda worked as a painter for Fernandes and Miranda Painting for several years until retiring. Manuel enjoyed working around his home, and tending to his grapevines. He loved doing puzzles and watching soccer, especially his favorite team; S.L. Benfica.
Survivors besides his wife Maria are his son; Peter B. Miranda of Fall River, brother; Samuel Miranda of Dartmouth, sister; Maria “ZeZe” Camara of New Bedford, as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother Carlos Miranda.
His Funeral Service will be live streaming at 11am, May 4, 2020, from the Donaghy-Hathaway Funeral Home. Please go to his Tribute Page at www.hathawayfunerals.com and also to light a candle, sign guest book and view the tribute video. A private burial will be held in Rural Cemetery, New Bedford.
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