Adriano Faria, 74, died Feb. 24, 2013, at Danbury Hospital. He was the widower of Altina Faria.

Mr. Faria was born in St. Michael, Azores, Portugal, son of the late Ernesto and Diamantina Faria. He immigrated to the U.S. and worked for the Diversified Maintenance Co. prior to his retirement in 2000.

He was a longtime member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Church.

Mr. Faria is survived by a son, Ernie Faria, of New Milford; two sisters, Eduarda Faria and Sara Faria; a brother, Joao Jacinto, of Azores; and two grandchildren. He was predeceased by a brother, Manuel Faria.

A Mass of Christian Burial will take place today (Friday) at 10 a.m. at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 149 Deer Hill Ave., Danbury. Burial will follow at St. Peter Cemetery in Danbury.

The Green Funeral Home in Danbury is in charge of arrangements.