New Bedford – José M. Curado, age 72, of New Bedford, passed away on Monday, April 15, 2019 at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Alzira (Franco) Curado.
José was born in Figueira da Foz, Portugal to Jose M. and Conceicao Curado. He moved to this area in 1980 where he worked as fisherman. José loved fishing and also loved to watch soccer, especially his team, Sporting.
He is survived by his wife, Alzira; 2 children, Paul J. Curado and his wife Susan and Carlos A. Franco Curado; 1 grandchild, Cameron P. Curado; siblings, Lourdes, Antonio and Rosa; as well as several nieces and nephews.
José’s visiting hours will be held Thursday evening from 5:00 – 8:00 P.M. at Perry Funeral Home. His funeral will be Friday morning, beginning in the funeral home at 9:30 A.M. followed by a Liturgy of the Word and Final Commendation at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church at 10:30 A.M. Burial will immediately follow in Rural Cemetery.
Arrangements placed in the care of Perry Funeral Home 111 Dartmouth St. New Bedford, MA 02740. Please see our website: www.perryfuneral.com for condolences.