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Ronaldo M. De Aragão

July 15, 1960 ~ December 21, 2017 (age 57)

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Marlborough- Ronaldo Marinho De Aragão, 57, of Marlborough died Thursday December 21, 2017 at UMASS Medical Center in Worcester. He was the husband of Lucia V. Santos for the past 32  years. He was born in Governador Valadares, MG, Brasil and was raised and educated in Ipatinga, Brasil, the son of Geraldo Zarga  De Aragão and Elza Maria Marinho (Silva) Aragão.  He owned and operated Universal Painting in Marlborough for 20 years. In Brasil he owned and operated Pousada Vila do Porto in Porto de Galinhas, Pernambuco. Ronaldo was a member of Immaculate Conception Church. He loved music, played the bongo drums, enjoyed Samba, the ocean and beach. He was a certified wine taster, and will be remembered by those who knew him as an outgoing, energetic, kind and generous man. Besides his wife Lucia, he leaves his son Bruno Aragão and his wife Isabela of Marlborough; his daughter Brenda Vasconcelos Aragão of Marlborough; two brothers, Romualdo Aragão of Ipatinga, Brasil and Roberto Aragão of Worcester; a sister Ronilda Marinho Aragão of Marlborough; two grandchildren, Laila Vasconcelos Aragão Ramos and Mila Siqueira Aragão both of Marlborough; many nephews, nieces and cousins.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday December 27 at 11:00 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Prospect Street, Marlborough. Burial will be private.  Calling hours will be held Tuesday December 26 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the Fitzgerald & Collins Funeral Home (, 378 Lincoln Street, Marlborough. All are invited to sign Ronaldo's online guestbook at


 Service Information

December 26, 2017

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Fitzgerald & Collins Funeral Home
378 Lincoln Street
Marlborough, MA 01752

Mass of Christian Burial
December 27, 2017

11:00 AM
Immaculate Conception Church
11 Prospect Street
Marlborough, Massachusetts 01752

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