Obituary: Jose Fernandes Escaleira, 68, of Trumbull

Jose Fernandes Escaleira, 68, of Trumbull, member of the CT Laborers Union 665, died July 14, at St. Vincent’s Medical Center.
Born Sept. 27, 1946, in Beca, Boticas, Portugal; veteran of the Portuguese Army.
Predeceased by parents, Elias Alves and Herminia Dos Anjos Fernandes, two brothers and a sister.
Survived by his wife, Maria, three children, two grandsons, a brother, three sisters, and many nieces and nephews.
Services: Friday, July 17, 9 a.m., Abriola Parkview Funeral Home, 419 White Plains Road, Trumbull, and 10 a.m. in Our Lady of Fatima Church, Bridgeport. Burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Trumbull. Visiting hours: Thursday, 4-8 p.m.