Jordao N. Sousa, 94, Westport

Jordao N. Sousa, 94, of Westport died Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013, at Kimwell Nursing Home.  He was husband of the late Joaquina N. (Freitas) Sousa.
Born in Madeira, Portugal, he was the son of the late Joao N. and Rita (Augusta) Sousa.  Prior to retirement, he was a construction laborer.  
Mr. Sousa was a communicant of St. George Church, Westport, and a lifelong member of the S.S. Sacrament Club in New Bedford.  He also enjoyed playing cards.
Survivors include a son, Jordao S. DeSousa of Brentwood, NH; two daughters, Maria Sousa of Westport and Conceicao Medeiros of Fall River; 10 grandchildren; several great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
He was the father of the late Manuel N. Sousa and grandfather of the late Michael Sousa and Daniel DeSousa.
Arrengements are under the direction of the Potter Funeral Home, 81 Reed Road, Westport
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