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Jose' R. Souza

March 25, 1941 ~ May 28, 2017 (age 76)
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SOUZA, Jose’ R., age 76 of Spring Hill, Florida died Sunday, May 28, 2017 at HPH Hospice Care Center. He was born in Azores, Portugal and moved to Spring Hill 10 years ago from North Providence, Rhode Island.  He was a retired jeweler, member of St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, was a volunteer for the Special Olympics and served as Team Grandpa of Our Perfect Storm.  Survivors include his wife:  Beverly; son:  Stephen Souza of Spring Hill, Florida; daughter & son-in-law: Karen & James Rainville of Spring Hill, Florida; sisters & brother-in-law:  Maria Zulmira & Joe Martins of Lincoln, Rhode Island and Maria Pavao of Warwick, Rhode Island; grandchildren:  Jennifer Rainville, Steven Souza and James Rainville, Jr.; 5 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.  Visitation will be 9:00am-10:30am, Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at Merritt Funeral Home, Spring Hill Chapel. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00am Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church. Entombment will follow at Meadowlawn Cemetery   In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Our Perfect Storm, 12240 Waco Street, Spring Hill, FL 34609.
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 Service Information

May 31, 2017

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Merritt Funeral Home - Spring Hill Chapel
4095 Mariner Boulevard
Spring Hill, Florida 34609

Funeral Mass
May 31, 2017

11:00 AM
St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church
5030 Mariner Boulevard
Spring Hill, Florida 34608

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