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Manuel J. Martins, Age :94

May 03,1923---Jan 08,2018

Manuel J. Martins, 94, of Olathe, KS (formerly of Westchester County, NY) passed away Monday, January 8, 2018 at Villa St. Francis in Olathe, KS. Family will receive visitors at 10 a.m. on Thursday, January 11, 2018 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church (11300 W. 103rd St, Overland Park, KS 66214). Funeral mass at 10:30 a.m. followed by internment at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery. Condolences may be expressed at www.porterfuneralhome.com In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Luke's Hospice (3516 Summit St., Kansas City, MO 64111) Manuel grew up in Portugal and moved to Westchester County, New York in 1969 where he lived until moving to Kansas in 1999. During his time in New York, he developed a landscaping business and became a role model and mentor to not only those he worked with, but also his friends and family. Throughout his time in the U.S. he developed many close friendships while maintaining great pride in his Portuguese heritage. He was an active member of the Portuguese American Culture Club during the time that he lived in NY. He was known as “Gingo” and also "Fonseca" to his close friends, and he was always happy to share a gardening tip or helping hand to those who knew him. Most of all, he was a dedicated family man who cherished time together with his loved ones. Manuel is preceded in death by his wonderful and beloved wife of 72 years, Maria. Manuel is survived by his son Manuel, daughter in law Adelina, granddaughter Sydney (Charlie), grandson Richard, and great-grandsons Gus and Henry, whom he greatly adored. Also surviving are sisters: Rosa, Olivia and Maria; and brothers: Celestino, Antonio and Albino. He is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces & great-nephews.

Additional Service:
Visitation
Location:
Holy Spirit Catholic Church
Address:
11300 W 103rd Street
City:
Overland Park
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66214
Date of Service:
Jan 11 ,2018
Time of Service:
10:00 AM
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Additional Service:
Funeral Mass
Location:
Holy Spirit Catholic Church
Address:
11300 W 103rd Street
City:
Overland Park
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66214
Date of Service:
Jan 11 ,2018
Time of Service:
10:30 AM
Additional Information:
No Additional Information Added
Google Map:

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