Maria Adelaide Dos Santos

May 17, 1954July 2, 2012

Maria Dos Santos, 58, of Danbury, beloved wife of Manuel Rodrigues, passed away peacefully at Danbury Hospital, on Monday, July2, 2012, with her family by her side.

Maria was born in Portugal, daughter of the late Artur Dos Santos and Maria Teresa Ramos De Almeida. She attended school in Portugal and immigrated to the US as a young woman. She had worked for the Harvey Hubbell Company in Newtown, as a press operator for 32 years and was a longtime member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Church. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her daughters: Sue Saraiva and husband Ricardo and Carla Ambrose and husband Jason, both of Danbury, her grandchildren: Andrew, Katelyn and Michelle, her brother Jorge Dos Santos and sister Arminda Sousa, both of Portugal.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, on Friday morning at 10:00 a.m. Burial will be in Portugal. There will be no calling hours. Green Funeral Home, 57 Main St., Danbury, is in charge of arrangements.


  • Funeral Service Friday, July 6, 2012

Maria Adelaide Dos Santos

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carla ambrose

December 5, 2012

My wonderful mom how i miss u soo much there isnt a day that goes by that i dont think of u. i love u with all my heart may u rest in peace minha querida maezinha.

Patrick Esposito

July 8, 2012

Carla,Sue,and families, We just found out about your loss,and our hearts are equally as broken! Words cannot express how much sympathy we have for you,in your time of grief! She is in God's Kingdom,and ever-comforting arms!

Patrick Esposito

July 8, 2012

Carla,Sue,and families, We just found out about your loss,and our hearts are broken,along with yours!Please accept are heartfelt prayers in your time of sadness! We can only imagine your grief!! She is in God's Kingdom and Arms!

Estela Marques

July 6, 2012

Sr. Manuel, Sue, Carla and family.
Os nossos sinceros sentimentos!
Our thoughts and prayers go out to you.
She was a pleasure to work with and will be missed.
She is in God's hands now.
Jorge e Estela Marques

Sandra Mota

July 5, 2012

Manuel, Sue & Carla- My deepest condolences to you all. Your mother was a wonderful person. May she rest in peace always. Amor dos Primos Sequeira

July 5, 2012

My Thoughts and Prayers go out to the family, so sorry for your loss. Your Mom was such a great person. Sue Thompson

Ana Costa

July 5, 2012

Susana, Carla & Sr. Manuel-
Words can't begin to describe how deeply sorry we are for your loss. May God give you strength through this very difficult time in your lives. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Ana & Fernando Costa and Jorge & Amelia Domingos

Gorete Pereira

July 5, 2012

I'm very sorry for your loss! She was a great person! My prayers go out to the family!! God bless!!

Diane Coutinho

July 5, 2012

Sue, Carla & Family,
My Heart is broken as I'm sure yours is in pieces. Your mom always had to say something to make me laugh when I walked into Hubbell. She will definitely be missed and in our prayers. May she RIP with our god. Xoxo .

Ana, joao,& luisa Farias

July 5, 2012

I am so sorry for your loss. Just know that time will heal all wounds. I will keep you all in my prayers.