Roque Avelino DePina Fernandes
December 30, 1947 - September 17, 2017
Roque Avelino DePina Fernandes, 69, passed away at his home on Sunday, September 17, 2017. He was the husband of Filomena (Sousa) Fernandes of Brockton.
Born December 30, 1947 in Praia, Cape Verde he was the son of Mateus A. DePina of Brockton and the late Ermelinda (Fernandes) DePina.
In addition to his wife he is survived by seven children, seven sisters, six brothers, twelve grandchilden and one great grandchild.
Funeral from the Russell & Pica funeral home, 165 Belmont St., (Rt.123) Brockton on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 9:30AM followed by a funeral Mass in St. Edith Stein/St. Edward Parish, 71 East Main St., Brockton at 10:30AM. Interment will follow in Melrose Cemetery, Brockton. Calling hours Wednesday from 4:00 to 8:00PM.