Daniel Martin Carvalho Sr.

Jul 10, 2013

World War II veteran

DAHLONEGA, GEORGIA — Daniel Martin Carvalho Sr., 89, of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away, Monday, July 8, 2013, at his residence.

He was born in Fall River, Massachusetts April 16, 1924, to the late Manuel and Marie Carvalho.  In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his first wife, Dorothy Carvalho.

Daniel served in the U.S. Army during WWII.  During his service in the, he earned the Arrowhead and Silver Star.

He is survived by his second wife, Daiga Carvalho; two daughters, Corinne Thornton and Donna Sklarski; two sons, Daniel Carvalho Jr. and Glenn Carvalho; six grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.

Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2013, at the St. John’s Catholic Church.  Graveside Military rites will be held at Green Hill Cemetery by the VFW Post 5202 and American Legion Post 47.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Garrett Funeral Home, with a Rosary at 7:30 p.m.

A message of comfort may be left to the family and the guest registry may be signed at www.garrettfuneralsandcremations.com.