Wilfred E. Almeida Jr., son of Wilfred E. Almeida Sr. and Joyce Almeida went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, October 30, 2021. He is survived by his children, Kelley Kirby, Wilfred E. Almeida III (Trey) and Berkley Almeida, and his stepdaughter, Lisa White; grandchildren, Tyler, Hayden, Preston, Coleman, Jacob, Mary, Audrey, Cora, Zoe and Charlie; great grandchild, Lucy; sisters, Beverly Zervakis and Brenda Williamson; brother, Terry Almeida; wife, Becky Almeida. Wilfred was born on December 6, 1947. He was a graduate of Thomas Dale High School and a graduate of Lynchburg College where he was on the Dean’s List and the first male cheerleader. He was in the Army Reserves where became a Drill Sergeant. He taught school, spent many years as a pharmaceutical salesman, and owned Special Occasions Catering. Wilfred faithfully loved Jesus and would boldly share about Him with anyone who would listen. He took every opportunity to sing and share how much Jesus loved others. He was quick to speak the truth of scripture in good and bad times. Wilfred was a brave, courageous, generous, loving, sincere man who made an impact wherever he went. It was not uncommon to have those who knew him, and his many caregivers, say, “We love Mr. Almeida!” He made an incredible impact on everyone with whom he made contact. Friends and family may visit from 3:00-5:00 pm on Sunday, November 7 at Morrissett Funeral & Cremation Service, 6500 Iron Bridge Rd., N. Chesterfield, VA 23234. Funeral service will be held at 11:30 am on Monday, November 8 at St. Augustine Catholic Church, 4400 Beulah Rd., N. Chesterfield, VA 23237. Interment to follow at Dale Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to Compassion International, www.compassion.com/donate.
- Date & Time: November 08, 2021 (11:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
- Venue: St. Augustine Catholic Church
- Location: 4400 Beulah Rd. North Chesterfield, VA 23237 - (Get Directions)
- Date & Time: November 08, 2021 (1:00 PM - 1:30 PM)
- Venue: Dale Memorial Park
- Location: 10201 Newby's Bridge Road , VA 23832 - (Get Directions)