Adolfo DePinho

February 21, 1934 ~ April 15, 2019 (age 85)

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Prospect- Adolfo S.DePinho, 85, of Prospect, died Monday, April 15th, 2019 at Vitas Hospice at St. Marys Hospital.He was the husband of Maria I. (Ribeiro) DePinho.

Adolfo was born in Arrifana, Portugal February 21st, 1934, son of the late Francisco S. and Arminda (Brita) DePinho. He owned his own shoe company in Portugal before moving to the United States in 1965 for the betterment of his family. He then worked as a machinist at Olin Brass in Waterbury until his retirement over 30 years ago. He was a member of the Portuguese Sport Club . He was an avid soccer fan , rooting for his team Porto, and also enjoyed landscaping.

In addition to his wife he leaves his son and daughter in law Max and Maria Lourdes Pinho of Naugatuck; daughters and sons in law Idalina and Fernando Lucas of Prospect, Antonia and Joe Ribeiro and Paula and Firmino Rodrigues of Brookfield; brother Jose DePinho, sister and brother in law Alice and Carlos Santos and brother in law Jose Resendes, all of Portugal; grandchildren Stephanie, Jason, Nicole, Ashley, Fernando, Gina, Alex, Nicholas and Lucas; great grandchildren Melina, Mateo, Mason and Lino; abd several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sister Laurinda Resendes and sister in law Itelvina DePinho.

ARRANGEMENTS-Funeral will leave Naugatuck Valley Memorial Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main Street Naugatuck Thursday at 10:15 A.M. for Our Lady of Fatima Church in Waterbury for Mass at 11:00.  Burial will follow in All Saints Cemetery, Waterbury. Friends may visit with the family at the funeral home  Thursday  from 8:30 to 10:00 A.M. Contributions:Our Lady of Fatima Church, 2071 Baldwin Street Waterbury Ct 06706 or Vitas Hospice Care at . To send an online condolence please visit


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April 18, 2019

8:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Naugatuck Valley Memorial Funeral Home
240 North Main St.
Naugatuck, CT 06770

Mass of Christian Burial
April 18, 2019

11:00 AM
Our Lady of Fatima Church
2071 Baldwin Street
Waterbury, CT 06705

Burial to follow
April 18, 2019

All Saints Cemetery
Spring Lake Road
Waterbury, CT 06706

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