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Manuel S. Dias

February 24, 1944 ~ March 3, 2020 (age 76)


SOMERSET… Manuel S. Dias, 76, of Fall River, passed away March 3, 2020.

He was the loving husband of Filomena R. (Mello) Dias.

Born in Vilarinho do Souto, Ermelo, Arcos & Valdevez, Portugal, he was a son of the late Domingos and Custodia (Silva) Dias.

He had worked as a baker for many years and was a part owner of Columbia Bakery. He was a fan of FC Porto and enjoyed spending time with his family.

Along with his wife, survivors include his son: George Dias of Fall River, his daughters: Susan Dias and Leila Gage (husband Ryan) both of Fall River, his sisters: Helena Domingos of Fall River. Rosa Vincent of Norwood, and Hermandina Sousa of Belgium, his brothers: Antonio S. Dias and Custodio S. Dias of Portugal, and Silvestre S. Dias and Joaquim S. Dias both of Fall River, his grandson: Aiden, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral to which relatives and friends are invited will be held Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 8 AM at the Oliveira Funeral Homes – Columbia Street Chapel, 215 Columbia Street, Fall River, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9 AM at Santo Christo Church, Columbia St. Fall River.  Interment will be in Notre Dame Cemetery, Fall River. Calling hours will be Friday, March 6, 2020 from 4-7 PM.  

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March 6, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Oliveira Funeral Homes
215 Columbia St.
Fall River, MA 02721

Funeral Service
March 7, 2020

8:00 AM
Oliveira Funeral Homes
215 Columbia St.
Fall River, MA 02721

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