Jorge Ribeiro Resende Antunes
December 24, 1981 - April 25, 2017
Jorge R. Resende Antunes, 35, of Brockton, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at his home in Brockton.
Born December 24, 1981 in Fogo, Cape Verde he was a son of Antonio Antunes and Domingas (Ribeiro) Antunes. Raised and educated in Brockton, Jorge served his country in the United States Army during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
He was a cherished member of the team at National Braille Press in Boston for ten years as production and finishing support. Jorge was a great and funny person. He enjoyed reading his bible and playing video games in his free time. He was a very hard worker. Jorge did everything for his mother and loved her very much. Most of all Jorge loved and enjoyed spending time with his daughter.
He is survived by his parents, Antonio Antunes of Portugal and Domingas R. (Ribeiro) Antunes of Brockton; his daughter, Jorani Antunes. He is also survived by his two brothers, Antonio Paulo Antunes and Carlos Antunes, and many cousins, family and friends.
Funeral from the Russell & Pica Funeral Home, 165 Belmont St., (Rt123) Brockton on Monday, May 1st at 10:00 AM followed by a funeral mass in St. Edith Stein/St. Edward Parish, 71 East Main St., Brockton at 11:00AM. Interment will follow in the Melrose Cemetery, Brockton with full military honors. Calling hours in the Russell & Pica Funeral Home on Sunday from 4:00PM – 8:00PM.
Service: map to St. Edith Stein