Manuel Matues Amaral, 99, of Shelton, died on Thursday, August 16, 2012 at the Connecticut Hospice in Branford after a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Alice Caravalho Amaral.
Mr. Amaral was born in Sao Miguel in the Azore Islands. He immigrated to the United States, settling first in New Bedford, Mass. He joined the U.S. Army and was stationed in Hawaii where he met his wife.