Anthony Michael Teixeira, 21, of Trumbull, son of Antonio and Glenys Ayala Teixeira, died on Tuesday, Dec. 1, in St. Vincent’s Medical Center.
Born in Bridgeport on Aug. 17, 1994, he currently was a senior at Central Connecticut State University pursuing a degree in construction management.
Anthony was a graduate of Trumbull High School Class of 2012. While at Trumbull High he was a captain of the soccer team, lead the team to the FCIAC Championship and received many athletic awards.
He currently was working at Acradis Engineering and also was formerly employed by Smith Richardson Golf Club, Town of Fairfield Board of Education and Aptar.
He was a loving son and brother who enjoyed spending time with his family. His smile and love will always continue to live in the hearts of all who knew and loved him.
Anthony aka AT, Tex and Tony will be deeply missed by everyone.
In addition to his parents, Tony and Glenys, survivors include his brother and sister, Sean and Julia Teixeira of Trumbull, paternal grandparents, Antonio and Maria Teixeira of Bridgeport, maternal grandparents, Ramon and Laura Ayala of Fairfield, godparents, Tino Teixeira and Laura Gnidek, and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Funeral services will take place on Saturday, Dec. 5, at 8:30 a.m., in the Abriola Parkview Funeral Home, 419 White Plains Road, Trumbull, and at 9:30 a.m. in St. Theresa Church, Trumbull for a Mass of Christian Burial. Burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Trumbull. Visiting hours: Friday, 4-8 p.m., at the funeral home.
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