Bethlehem Press

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Raquel (Fontoura) Rodrigues, born in Portugal

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

Raquel (Fontoura) Rodrigues, 85, of Bethlehem, died April 9, 2017. Born in Branca, Portugal, she was a daughter of the late Ricardo and Candida (DaSilva) Fontoura. She was the wife of the late Eloi Rodrigues for 63 years.

She was a parishioner of Holy Infancy Catholic Church.

She is survived by 10 children and their spouses; 21 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; two sisters; nieces; and nephews.

She was predeceased by two sisters and three brothers.

Contributions may be made to the church, 312 E. Fourth St., Bethlehem, PA 18015.

Arrangements were made by Connell Funeral Home Inc., Bethlehem.