Eric William Goncalves, age 32, of Milford, died on Saturday November 13, 2021. Eric was born in New Haven on September 27, 1989, to John and Laura Goncalves of Milford. Eric graduated from Foran High School and attended Housatonic Community College. He worked in manufacturing as a C&C Machinist and was previously a teacher’s assistant at Housatonic College. He was amazing at solving math problems and enjoyed working with his hands. Eric was passionate about his work. He was also an avid sports fan, loved to cook, country music, fishing, playing pool and golf. Eric loved his family very much. He had the “Best Smile” and a great sense of humor. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends. Survivors, in addition to his parents, include his brother, John M. Goncalves (Melissa) of West Haven and nephew, Jackson Goncalves and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Friends and family are invited to call on Saturday November 20th from 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. in THE GREGORY F. DOYLE FUNERAL HOME, 291 Bridgeport Avenue, Milford. A Graveside service will follow in Lawncroft Cemetery, Fairfield. Regardless of vaccination status, masks are required. To share a memory, please go to www.gregoryfdoylefuneralhome.com
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