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.