Manuel R. Caixeiro
Manuel R. Caixeiro
  • May 3, 1938 - May 31, 2017
  • Dartmouth, Massachusetts

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Manuel do Rosario Caixeiro, age 79, passed away May 31, 2017 at the Seasons Hospice Inpatient Center after a long battle with Myelodysplastic Syndrome surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Maria Roda Caixeiro, and the son of the late Joao Caixeiro and Maria do Rosario.

He was born in Gala, Figueira da Foz, Portugal. He formerly worked as a commercial fisherman until his retirement. He was a member of the United Fishermen's Club and an avid Sporting soccer fan. In 1974 he immigrated to this Country with his family to provide a better life for them.

Survivors in addition to his Wife are two daughter: Diana Lebre and her husband Antonio of New Bedford, Ana Salvador and her husband Alvaro of Dartmouth, four grandchildren: Monica Lebre and her husband Manuel Martins, Philip Lebre, Stefan Salvador and Jacqueline Salvador, and one great granddaughter Catia Martins. He was also loved by all his nieces, nephews, brother-in-laws and sister-in-laws.

His visitation will be held on Friday June 2, 2017 from 5-8pm at the Waring Sullivan Home at Dartmouth, 230 Russells Mills Road, Dartmouth. A celebration of life will be held Friday at 7 pm. Burial private.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to: Seasons Hospice Foundation, 6400 Shafer Court, Suite 700, Rosemont, Illinois 60018 or to For tributes or online registration: