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Daniel C. Freitas
EAST FALMOUTH, Ma - Daniel C. Freitas, 80 of Regis Road, passed away Monday in Kindred Hospital, Stoughton, MA. He was the husband of the late Jacqueline (Desjardins) Freitas.
Born in Cumberland, RI, he was the son of the late Lucas and Virginia Freitas. He resided in East Falmouth for the past 30 years, previously residing in Plainville.
Mr. Freitas was employed for more than 30 years at General Motors, Framingham.
He was a former Merchant Marine.
He was also a ballroom dancer at the Roseland Ballroom and also a former member of the Elks Lodge, Falmouth.
Mr. Freitas loved being with his family and also loved his hobby of woodworking.
He is survived by his daughter; Deborah L. McDermott of Stoughton, MA.; one grand daughter Kelly McDermott of Newport. Two sisters Deolinda "Nina" Freitas and Piedade Lourenco both of Cumberland and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Salvador "Sam" and Angelo Freitas. He was the brother of the late Mary Antunes.
A funeral service will be held Friday at 11 AM in the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road Cumberland. Burial will follow in Plainville Cemetery, Plainville, MA.
Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Calling hours Friday 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM.