Xavier Policiano Azavedo
Xavier Policiano Azavedo
  • August 2, 1937 - April 5, 2017
  • Aloha, Oregon

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Xavier “X” Policiano Azavedo, 79, passed away on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 in Portland, Oregon surrounded by family and friends. He was born August 2, 1937 in Goa, India to Joao Francisco Marinho de Jesus and Marta Deliciosa Rosalina Azavedo. On April 16, 1994, he married Linda May Halvorsen in Portland, Oregon. Xavier worked as an Engineer at ESCO and other companies for over 30 years. He was a major influence on the development of soccer in Oregon, coaching hundreds of kids in the Beaverton and Portland area. He enjoyed watching the Blazers, Timbers and spending time with his children and grandchildren. Xavier was a loving father to three children, Husband, Grandfather, Uncle and friend to all.

Xavier is survived by his wife of 23 years Linda Azavedo, sister, Maria Rasquinha, son, Trevor Azavedo and his wife Paige, daughter, Lydia Thompson and her husband Jason, daughter, Sabrina Azavedo, step daughter Lori Jensen and her husband Gary, former wife Victoria Carvalho, and many loving grandchildren, nieces, nephews and extended family.

Please join us for Xavier’s Celebration of Life on Friday, April 21st at 10 am at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 3145 SW 192nd Avenue, Aloha, Oregon 97006. Online condolences can be left at www.finleysunsethills.com. In lieu of flowers, the family would ask that donations may be made on behalf of Xavier to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or the American Diabetes Association.