Manuel Camara, age 82 of Raynham, passed away on November 24, 2018 at Morton Hospital.
He was the beloved husband of Maria (Tavares) Camara.
Manuel was born in Sao Miguel, Azores, the son of the late Joao and Ilda (DaSilva) Camara.
Before retirement, Mr. Camara was employed as a cranberry bog worker for many years, and was employed prior with Paul A. Dever School.
Manuel was a hard worker and would help any person in need. He loved fishing and watching sports. Most of all he was a loving and caring man who was devoted to his family.
Besides his beloved wife Maria of over 52 years, he is survived by his loving son, Robert Camara and wife Zina of Taunton, grandfather of Odette and Robert Camara and brother of Zelia deSousa of East Taunton, Maria Ferreira of Raynham, Odette Moniz of Dudley, Ma and Joana Machado of East Taunton. He was also the father of the late Odette Camara and brother of the late Jose Camara.
Mr. Camara’s funeral will be held on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 8:30am from the Silva Funeral Home 80 Broadway (at Saint Mary’s Square) Taunton, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 am in Holy Family Church Middleboro Ave, East Taunton. Interment will follow in Mayflower Hill Cemetery.
Visiting hours will be held in the Silva Funeral Home on Tuesday, November 27th from 4 to 7 pm.
(Additional parking with handicap access is located on the north side of the funeral home.)
For expressions of sympathy, to sign an online guestbook or to light a memorial candle, visit www.silvafuneralhome.com