Antonio Sebastiao, 92, of Milford, passed away, January 3, 2018 at the Shrewsbury Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Shrewsbury. He was the husband of Alice D. (Roxo) Sebastiao for 67 years. He was born in Granja, Portugal, son of the late Policaro and Laurentina (Pires) Sebastiao and moved to Milford in 1966. He served in the Portuguese Army in 1947 and was stationed in Chaves, Portugal. Mr. Sebastiao was employed at the former Draper Corporation, Consigli Construction Company and retired in 2002 while employed as a custodian at the St. Mary of the Assumption Church
In addition to his wife he is survived by his children, Maria Gulino and her long term partner Philip Trumbull of Shrewsbury and Antonio Sebastiao and his wife Gracinda of Milford, one sister Adelaide Henriques of Milford, four grandchildren, Diane, Susan, Paulo and Stephanie, six great-grandchildren, many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his brothers, Adriano Sebastiao, Manuel Sebastiao, Abilio Sebastiao and one sister, Victoria Araujo
A Mass of Christian burial will be held Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 10 A.M. at the St. Mary of the Assumption Church on Winter St. The burial will follow in the parish cemetery.
A calling hour will be held prior to the funeral from 8:30 to 9:30 A.M. at the Consigli Ruggerio Funeral Home 46 Water St. Milford MA.