Serafim B. Lopes

August 4, 1923February 17, 2014

Serafim B. Lopes, 90, of Ridgefield, formerly of Danbury, beloved husband of the late Maria Graca Lopes, passed away peacefully at Laurel Ridge Health Care Center on Monday, February 17, 2014.

Serafim was born in Nabainhos, Portugal, son of the late Jose and Clara Lopes. He had worked for many years in the building construction industry, prior to his retirement.

He is survived by his children: Clara Tomas and husband Manuel of Round Rock, TX, Maria Oliveira and husband Jorge of Danbury, Carminda Tomas and husband Serafim of Danbury and Anthony Lopes and wife Teresa of Danbury, his grandchildren: Pedro Tomas and wife Laura, Diana Loftis and husband John, Cindy Vaupel and husband Christian, Jennifer and Danny Tomas and Melissa and Steven Lopes, his great grandchildren: Christian Tomas and Elizabeth and Catherine Vaupel. He was the youngest of eight children.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Danbury, on Thursday morning at 10:00 a.m. Burial will follow at St. Peter Cemetery. Friends may call at Green Funeral Home, 57 Main St., Danbury, on Wednesday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

The family would like to thank the staff of the Danbury Hospital, 11th floor and the staff of the Laurel Ridge Health Care Center for the many kindnesses and great care given to both Serafim and Maria Lopes during their stays.


  • Visitation Wednesday, February 19, 2014
  • Funeral Mass Thursday, February 20, 2014

Serafim B. Lopes

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February 21, 2014

SO Sorry for yore loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you
through this this very difficult time.
Joe & Helena Andrade

Ximenes Vaz

February 18, 2014

As minhas condolĂȘncias pela perda do vosso Pai

Albino Amaral

February 18, 2014

Clara, Manuel, Peter, Diana and all the Lopes Family, our sincere condolences goes out to you all. Our thoughts and prayers are with you through this very difficult time, but know that they are both in a better place with our Loving God who has set a special place just for them there. Albino, Spring and family.

Artur & Teresa Garnecho

February 18, 2014

So Sorry for yor loss
Take comfort in knowing that now you have 2 special guardian Angels to watch over all of you.
God Bless

Maria LeBlanc

February 18, 2014

Carminda and family. I'm very sorry to hear about the loss of both your parents. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Sandy Varejao Sanchez

February 18, 2014

My deepest condolences. May they both now be at peace together.

beatriz ferreira

February 18, 2014

Os nossos maiores semtimentos pela morte do vosso Pai, pois agora estao os dois juntos no Ceu .Pois eles o merecem .Dos primos sempre amigos.Beatriz Rogerio Ferreira & Familia

February 18, 2014

We are very sorry to hear about the loss of both your parents. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Russell & Karen Belanger

Cindy Pinell

February 17, 2014

Melissa and family,

We are saddened to hear this news. Our deepest sympathies to you, Greg and your entire family.

God Bless,
Dave, Cindy and Dalton

Delia Pinheiro

February 17, 2014

Tony and Teresa and family. I'm sorry for your the loss of your dad. It's only been a week since your mom's passing. He just wanted to be with her. Now they are together. God bless them both.