Joseph Aguiar Jr., 94, of Doran Ave. passed away on June 27 at Silver Creek Manor. He was the husband of Elizabeth (Bouchard) Paul Aguiar and the late Bettina (DiSano) Aguiar.
Born in Bristol, he was the son of the late Joseph and Rosalia (Pimental) Aguiar. He attended Bristol schools. He was a self employed carpenter for 40 years before retiring.
He is survived by his wife Elizabeth; children, Rosalyn DiIorio of Rehoboth, Deborah Lafleur of Swansea, Phillip Aguiar of Bristol and Joseph Aguiar III of St. Cloud, FL; grandchildren, Jason Lewis, Kristen DiIorio, Joseph Aguiar IV; and his sisters Pauline Marabello of Bristol and Barbara Morgan of Florida. He was the brother of the late Alvaro Aguiar, Manuel Aguiar, Helen Guarnieri, Lenora Medeiros, Mary Biancuzzo, Adeline Balzano and Angelina Aguiar.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 9 at 9 a.m. from the George Lima Funeral Home, 367 High St., with a Mass of Christian Burial, 11 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Church, 577 Wood St. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Bristol.
Calling hours are 9-10:30 a.m. Wednesday prior to the Mass. Memorial donations may be made to RI Veterans Home, 480 Metacom Ave., Bristol RI 02809.