SCHENEVUS - Acacio J. Alem, 70, passed away July 7, 2018, surrounded by his loving family at Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown.
He was born May 7, 1948, in Portugal, the son of Joao Alves de Alem and Inocencia Maria Ferreira Dias.
He married Joaquina Miranda on May 7, 1978, in Portugal. They moved to the United States in 1979.
Acacio was a hard-working man who was loyal and always put family first. He stayed true to who he was and had a heart of gold.
He is survived by his children, Paula and husband, Joseph Soliman, Carla and husband, Jon Conway and Christopher Alem and Heather Lindberg; beloved grandchildren; many brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his wife, Joaquina, on Dec. 29, 2010.
A funeral mass will be at 2 p.m., Saturday, July 14, at the St. Joseph's Catholic Church, 201 Main St., Worcester. Interment will follow in Westford Cemetery.
Share online condolences or light a memory candle at www.hellerskinnerfh.com.
Arrangements are by the Heller & Skinner Funeral Home, 155 Main St., Worcester.
Published on July 9, 2018