MINEVILLE — Alcino Ribeiro, 76, of Mineville died Monday, Sept. 18, 2006, at Glens Falls Hospital in Glens Falls, N.Y.
He was born July 18, 1930, in Yonkers, N.Y., the son of Jose J. and Doloras (Ceu) Ribeiro.
At age 2, his parents moved back to Portugal, where he grew up. In 1960, he moved back to the United States and lived in Mineville, N.Y., for the rest of his life.
He worked road construction for Pike Construction Company for 20 years. He also worked at International Paper Company for 10 years until his retirement.
He was a member of All Saints Church in Mineville and the Knights of Columbus Council 384. His favorite hobby was talking to his CB buddies around the world and playing cards. He also enjoyed spending time with his family and playing with his two grandsons.
Alcino is survived by his daughter, Kendra and her husband Thomas Swenor of Greenfield Center, N.Y., his daughter, Louise and her husband Brian Bliek of Ballston Spa, N.Y.; his two grandsons, Nicholas Bliek and Phillip Swenor; his sister, Noemia de Paiva; and several nieces and nephews.
He is predeceased by his first wife, Violet Ann (Hughes) Ribeiro; his son, Alcino Ribeiro Jr.; his sisters, Rosa Caravalho and Adozinda Saraiva; and his brothers, Albano Ribeiro and Francisco Ribeiro.
Calling hours will be held Thursday, Sept. 21, 2006, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Harland Funeral Home in Port Henry. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Friday, 11 a.m. at the Church of All Saints in Mineville, N.Y. Burial will follow in South Moriah Cemetery in Moriah, N.Y.