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Joseph A. Nogueira, 89,

       Joseph A. Nogueira, 89, of Milford, died Saturday, December 1, 2012 in the Milford Regional Medical Center. He was the husband of Anna A. (Azevedo) Nogueira; they were married for 65 years.  He was born in Milford, son of the late John and Arminda (Pires) Nogueira and was a life long Milford resident. He was educated in the Milford Public schools.He served in World War II in the Pacific theatre as a member of the U.S. Navy Seabees. 
      He was employed for many years at the Bayer-Mingolla Construction Co.  in Worcester as a heavy equipment operating engineer.  He later worked for the Lundgren Construction Company, until he retired in 1985. 
    He was a member of the Milford Portuguese Club, a member of the D.A.V. Chapter #6 and a communicant of the St. Mary’s of the Assumption Church.
    In addition to his wife he is survived by three sons, Joseph J. Nogueira and his wife Margaret of Mendon, Robert Nogueira of Mendon, Kenneth Nogueira and his wife Lynn of Franklin, one brother James Nogueira of Milford, one sister Gloria Dias of Milford, five grandchildren, Amy, Mark, Daniel, Thomas Nogueira and Bethany Vilandry, five great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
   He was predeceased by his brother Enrico Nogueira.
   A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Tuesday December 4, 2012 at 10 A.M. in the St. Mary’s of the Assumption Church on Winter St in Milford.
   The burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Cemetery on Cedar St. in Milford. Calling hours will be Tuesday morning from 8:30 to 9:30 A.M. in the Consigli-Ruggerio Funeral Home 46 Water St. Milford Ma.
   In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to Countryside Healthcare-Activity Fund, 1 Countryside Drive, Milford, MA 01757, or to a charity of ones choosing. 

Guest Book

my deepest sympathy Mark for the loss of your grandfather. My thoughts are with you and your family.
Cidalia Bernardes

Anna, Joe, Bobby, and Kenny my deepest regrets to all. Joe was a wonderful man. I am truly sorry, all my best to you.
Arthur Cronin

Sorry to hear about your loss Mark, our thoughts are with you and your family.
Sean and Laura

Aunt Anna, Joe, Bobby and Kenny - my heart is with you during this difficult time. Uncle Tony was a wonderful example of what a father, husband and grandfather should be. He was always so good to me - as you were Aunt Anna. I love you both. I wish I could be with you during this time but I send my love from California. Love to you all
Carol Nogueira Metivier

Dear Peg, Joe, Bethany and family, So sorry to hear of your loss but I know all of your fond memories of him will keep him alive forever. God bless and comfort you al during this difficult time in your life.
Louise and Jim Stoddard

Beth, thinking of you and your family during this sorrowful time. Garrett and I hope to be there on Tues. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family Maryann
Maryann Nydam

Anna, Joseph, Bob and Kenny: Joe was a glowing example of a great family man, truly an outstanding person who took great pride in everything he did. I am so proud to have known and worked with him.
Charles (Charlie) Waite

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