“A.J.” Arthur M. Bonanca, Jr., 27, of Tiverton, passed into eternal rest on November 2, 2019. He was the son of Arthur C. and Nadine M. (Moniz) Bonanca; the brother of Nicholas E. Bonanca and Bradley R. Bonanca; the maternal grandson of the late Manuel Rego Moniz and Elvira (Sousa) Moniz; the paternal grandson of Maria Bonanca and the late Manuel Bonanca; the nephew of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Bonanca, Mr. and Mrs. Quevedo, Mr. and Mrs. Dean Shea, Mr and Mrs. Victor Bonanca, Mr. and Mrs. Antonio Bonanca, Mr. Carlos Bonanca, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hurley, Mr. and Mrs. John Paul Bonanca, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Cabral, Miss Patricia Bonanca, Miss Janseen Moniz and Miss Melanie Nichols.
A.J. attended Portsmouth and Middletown Elementary Schools and Tiverton Middle School and Tiverton High School. He was an ambassador of The Tomorrow Fund of Hasbro Children’s Hospital. A.J. was the true meaning of love and God’s gift to all the people who knew him.
His visitation will be held Monday, November 4, 2019 from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at Auclair Funeral Home, 690 South Main St. Fall River.
His funeral will be held Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at 9:00 A.M. from the funeral home with a Funeral Mass at Holy Ghost Church, Judson St., Tiverton, at 10:00 A.M. Burial to follow at Newport Memorial Park, 123 Howland Ave, Middletown.
Please omit flowers. To assist the family with the financial burden of funeral and burial arrangements, please consider making a contribution through Crowd Funding at AuclairFuneralHome.com.