A. Eugene Feio, 87, Westport

A. Eugene Feio, 87, Westport


FeioA. Eugene Feio, 87, of Westport, died Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, at Cape Coral Hospital. He was the husband of the late Kathryn (Perry) Feio,;they were married for 57 years until she passed away in 2010.

Born in Fall River, son of the late Antone A. and Elvira (Rozinha) Feio, he had lived in Westport his entire life until moving to Florida with his daughter due to health issues.

A veteran of World War II, he served his country in the Navy in Honolulu from 1943-1946.  Prior to retirement in 1981, he had worked for the U.S. Postal Service, serving in many roles including postmaster of Central Village until its consolidation into the Westport Post Office.

He spent many years at the Noquochoke Station and finally as supervisor at the Main Office on State Road.

Mr. Feio was a reserve police officer for the Town of Westport for many years. He rode his beloved Harley Davidson as a Blue Knight while he was an officer and also served as a town constable for several terms.  He was a member of the American Legion, James Morris Post 145 and was a lifetime member of the V.F.W.

Survivors include two daughters, Christine R. Crowther and her husband Walter of St. James City, Fla., and Marcia F. Kirby and her husband Michael of St. James City, Fla.; a sister, Mary Desch and her husband James of Allentown, Penn.; four grandchildren, Jacob and Lauren Stawicki of Westport, Scott Crowther and his wife Lindsey of Cape Coral, Fla., and Wendy Leger and her husband Robert of Cape Coral, Fla.; two great grandsons, Cameron and Mason Leger; and several nieces, nephews and godchildren.

He was the father of the late Diana Feio and brother of the late Gertrude Maduro.

Arrangements are under the direction of  Potter Funeral Home, 81 Reed Road, Westport.

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