Joseph Dumenigo

May 26, 2019
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Joseph Dumenigo, age 92 of Dighton, passed away on May 26, 2019 at Morton Hospital.

He was the beloved husband of the late Alice (Ferreira) Dumenigo.

Joseph was born in Cuba, the son of the late Abelardo and Clara (Andrade) Dumenigo.

Before retiring, Mr. Dumenigo was employed as self-employed Real Estate developer

Joseph proudly served his country with the Navy during both WWII and the Korean Conflict.

He enjoyed working, being with friends and family, traveling, talking about politics and the Navy, listing to Latin music and dancing.

He was the loving father of Wayne Dumenigo and  companion  Holly , Steven Dumenigo and wife Felda, all of Dighton. Grandfather of Matthew, David and Daniel, great-grandfather of Andrew, Sara Grace and Samuel.

He was also the father of the late Irene Avila and brother of the late Albert and  Ralph Dumenigo, Angie Corwin, Verna Tetz and Ophelia Dyson.

Mr. Dumenigo’s funeral with visitation will be held on Friday, June 21, 2019 at 8:30 am from the Silva Funeral Home 80 Broadway (at Saint Mary’s Square) Taunton, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 am in Mary’s Church, Taunton. Interment with military honors will follow in Saint Joseph Cemetery

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