Raymond Sousa, 92, of Taunton passed away on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at Morton Hospital. He was the beloved husband of the late Veronica (Borges) Sousa.
Born in Rehoboth, Raymond was the son of the late Joao and Filomena (Vieira) DeSousa Arruda. A graduate of Bristol County Agricultural High School, Raymond went to work on farms in his younger years, and later as a milkman. He was an expert gardener, and a very hard worker. Raymond loved nothing more than his family.
Raymond leaves behind his daughter Lori Sousa of Taunton and her companion Edmond Piecewicz of Stow and his sister Virginia Silvia of North Dighton, as well as many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and a large extended family. He was predeceased by his brothers; William Sousa, John Sousa, August Sousa, and George Sousa, and his sisters; Agnes Sousa, Loretta Silvia, Mary Sousa, and Norma Sousa.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Mr. Sousa will be held on Friday, April 9, 2021 at 10am in St. Nicholas of Myra Church, 499 Spring Street, North Dighton. Burial to follow in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Taunton. Relatives and friends are invited to attend directly to the church. To view Raymond's tribute page, and to sign the online guestbook go to www.hathawayfunerals.com. Arrangements entrusted to the care of the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Raymond Sousa, please visit our floral store.