Michael A. Ferreira, 59, of Methuen passed away Friday, August 3, 2018 at High Pointe House in Haverhill with his family by his side. Michael fought a long courageous battle with cancer.
Michael was born in Lawrence and was a graduate of Lawrence High School, class of 1977. He was a heavy equipment operator and worked with the International Union of Operating Engineers / Local #4 in Boston. Michael enjoyed boating and spending time at Larry’s Marina. Riding his Harley Davidson, and was a talented mechanic. He also enjoyed restoring old cars.
Michael was predeceased by his father, Robert F. Ferreira, Sr.
He is survived by his loving wife, Rose M. (Morse) Ferreira; his children, Michael J. Mezzetti of Boston, Nicholas A. Ferreira of Tyngsboro,MA, and Sarah A. Paine of LA; his mother, Jean L. (Matatall) Ferreira of Haverhill, MA; his brother, Robert F. Ferreira, Jr. of Haverhill, MA; his sister, Tami J. Recesso and her husband John of Atkinson, NH, and his grandchild, Gianna Jean Ferreira. He also leaves many nieces and nephews aunts and uncles and extended family.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours on Saturday, August 11, 2018 from 3:00-6:00 pm at Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. Funeral services will be held at 6:00 pm in the funeral home chapel.