Luciano Chantre






Loving Husband and Father


          Naugatuck- Luciano Chantre, 44, passed away unexpectedly on September 20, 2018.  He was the loving husband of Ruth Chantre with whom he immigrated to the United States from Sao Paulo, Brazil, where he was born.     

          Lou worked hard his whole life to provide a loving home for his boys and Ruth.  Together they raised two sons, Brian and Mathews, who were Lou's pride and joy.  Lou was a passionate soccer enthusiast especially when watching his favorite team, Corinthians FC.  He also was an avid Yankee fan and his most treasured times were heading to Yankee Stadium with Ruth and the boys.

          For the past several years he was proud to be self-employed and dedicated himself to his work.

          Aside from his wife Ruth and sons, Brian and Mathews, he leaves his parents, Rogerio Chantre and Neuza Antonio, his brothers, Leonardo Chantre and Wagner Correia and his sister Gisele Chantre.

          Funeral Mass will be held at St. Leo the Great Church,14 Bentwood Drive in Waterbury on September 26, 2018 at 11 a.m. Friends are asked to meet directly at the church. There are no calling hours. The Murphy Funeral Home, 115 Willow Street in Waterbury is in charge of the arrangements.

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