Mario Figueiredo, Jr.
Mario Figueiredo, Jr. 80, a longtime resident of Seekonk, MA and Zephyrhills, FL passed away February 14, 2017. A son of of the late Mario and Evelyn (Mello) Figueiredo.
A loving husband and father to his wife of 59 years, Janice (Medeiros) Figueiredo, sons Mario Figueiredo III (Kim), Peter Figueiredo (Jodie) and daughter, Lisa Figueiredo Corbin (Donnie), Grandfather of Danielle Nadeau Fleig (Stephen) and great grandchildren Shawn, Elayna and Jaylee. He was brother to Douglas Figueiredo and was predeceased by his sister Carolyn Sousa and his brother Richard Figueiredo. He also had many loving nieces, nephews and cousins.
A retired salesman for Hostess Cake, Mr. Fig was very active in Seekonk youth sports for over 20 years. He was a past President of Seekonk Little League, an Administrator, Coach and Referee of Seekonk Youth Hockey, a FIFA Soccer Referee, an ASA Umpire, and an Assistant Scout Master of Troop 3 Seekonk. In his younger years he was a member of numerous Drum and Bugle Corps in Rhode Island. He was an avid golfer throughout his entire life and his memories of coaching and mentoring many local kids were the best years of his life while raising his family in Seekonk.
Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 984 Taunton Avenue, Seekonk, MA on Saturday, June 24th at 10am.
A private family celebration will also take place that same weekend in Westport, MA which was Dad's vacation home away from home with his family for many summers.