Norman A Araujo, Sr
December 12, 1941 – June 29, 2014
Norman A. Araujo, Sr., of US Rte 3 passed away Sunday evening June 29, 2014 at his home following a brief illness. He was 72.
Born on December 12, 1941 in New Bedford, MA, he was the son of John W. and Lydia (Monteiro) Araujo.
A lifelong resident of New Bedford, MA, he was employed as a porter at St. Luke’s Hospital for 15 years prior to relocating to Lincoln, NH in 1987 and was employed at Loon 93 Rentals until 1997. He then worked as a custodian at Lin-Wood High School , retiring in 2005.
Besides his parents, a brother LeRoy Araujo died before him.
He is survived by his wife of 27 years Maria Isabel Araujo and five children Darlene Pina of New Bedford, MA, Cheryl Araujo of Chesterfield, VA, Tina Jones of Dunfries, VA, Norman Araujo, Jr., of New Bedford, MA, and Stephanie Rose of Woburn, MA; three siblings Marlene Ramos of Orlando, FL, Donald Araujo and Lois Barros both of New Bedford, MA. Several grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, nieces & nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11am Monday, July 7 at St. Joseph Church, Church St, Lincoln, NH. Rev David Kneeland will officiate.
Calling hours will be held from 5-8pm Sunday, July 6 at Fournier-Hale Funeral Home, 144 Main St., No. Woodstock, NH.
The Rite of Committal will be held at 11am Tuesday, July 8 at Riverside Cemetery, Lincoln,NH.
Online guestbook at www.fournier-hale.com