Sunday, September 8, 2013
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Gwinnett Daily Post
Mr. Jose Antonio Morgado, 51, born on October 7, 1961 passed away suddenly on September 4, 2013. He leaves behind his loving wife Anna Curral Morgado and his loving children Alexandria and Antonio Jose. Joe was formerly from Bridgeport, CT and then resided in Suwanee, GA. Joe, was predeceased by his father Albino Morgado, his father-in-law, Antonio Curral, brother-in-law Jose and wife Julie Curral.
He graduated from Sacred Heart University, were he played on the soccer team. He also was a member of the Vasco da Gama Soccer Club in Bridgeport, CT. Joe, or Morgado as he was best known, was a fun loving man who enjoyed his family and friends. Morgado was an avid follower of his favorite soccer team SPORTING from Portugal, whose games he seldom missed. Joe always had a joke and a smile for everyone.
He also leaves behind, his loving mother Ivone Pereira Morgado, and mother-in-law Carminda Curral. His loving sisters, Alice and her husband Fernando Sousa, Helena and her husband John Pires, Fernanda Morgado, Fatima and her husband Joe Antunes, and his loving brothers, Fernando Morgado and wife Michelle, and Antonio Morgado. His sister-in-laws and their spouses, Maria and Daniel Carlos, Isabel and Josh Reale, Leonore and James Doolan, Marilia (Lilly) and Ralph Giacobbe, Luiza and Rick Emery and one brother-in-law Carlos Curral and his wife Lisa. Joe also leaves behind many nieces and nephews and friends to cherish his memory. A memorial service will be held Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 6:00 PM at Wages and Sons Gwinnett Chapel 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30046 770-277-4550. In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the Jose A. Morgado Soccer Fund, 4541 S. Berkeley Lake Rd. Norcross, GA 30071. Please make checks payable to the Norcross Soccer Academy c/o Joe Morgado Memorial Fund. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wagesandsons.com.