Kevin J. Teixeira
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Gloucester - Kevin Joseph Teixeira, age 35, died September 20, 2019. Born and raised in Gloucester, he was the son of Melissa J. Teixeira Prince and the late Louis A. Mitchell.
Kevin graduated from Gloucester High School, class of 2002, lived and worked in Gloucester, and his greatest joy in life was raising his daughter Emma. Kevin was very kind and forgiving of others. He had a great sense of humor with a big smile and a way of making you feel special that will be missed by all those who knew and loved him. Kevin is most known for the love he had for his daughter. They shared many adventures together most recently at Canobie Lake and Disneyland. Spooky World was a favorite as were many dinners at The Cheesecake Factory. Whether it was listening to music, playing video games, hanging together at the beach or tossing a football at the Oval Field, Kevin's devotion to his daughter will never be forgotten.
Surviving him is his daughter Emma Skye Teixeira; and her mother Lisa Marie Teixeira; maternal grandparents, Judith Teixeira of Rockport and Ronald Teixeira, and his wife Beverly of Florida; paternal grandmother Catherine Mitchell of Gloucester; step-father, Jay Prince of Gloucester; step-sisters, Victoria Prince of Rockport, and Vanessa Prince of Peabody; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

As requested by the family funeral services will be held privately. Arrangements by the Campbell Funeral Home, 61 Middle Street, Gloucester. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his honor to: Fund For Emma Teixeira c/o The Cape Ann Savings Bank, 109 Main Street, Gloucester, MA 01930. Information, directions, condolences at www.campbellfuneral.com.
Published on September 25, 2019

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Gary & Diana Sykes
Oct 07, 2019
Our deep felt condolences to all of Kevin's Family.
Becky
Sep 29, 2019
Always in our hearts.
Marty Behsman
Sep 28, 2019
Me and Kevin met in veterans. And we're great friends threw omaley,as we got older we became best friends we always were. From nights at reservoir to Halloween nights,football,waiting at field for him to get done. And Melissa making us spaghetti lunch on Sunday's. And great times with his dad Lou. As we got older, concerts double dates with my wife, 4th July boston so many years. I will never forget the year in omaley when we were asked to fill the track team because they were gonna have to forfeit. Me and Kevin set 4 new school records that day. Kevin was my friend, my brother, and I respected him so much. Don't ever forget where you come from in Gloucester we are family. There those that ...kick people when there down and those that will take those kicks to help you up.. Kevin always had my back and I will always have his. I love you bro..will keep an eye on Emma an mom. 1luv goombaRead more
Dean Marcotullio
Sep 27, 2019
Melissa and Emma I am very very sorry for your loss. May God bless Kevin and all his loved ones.
Michael Dailey
Sep 27, 2019
I'm so very sad to hear of. Kevin,s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you Emma Skye and all of the family. I will remember him He was a good friend. Love to all. Mike
Grandpa
Sep 25, 2019
Kevin I will never forget all the things we did together and the fun we had. The time Beverly and I took you to New Hampshire to see the Old Man in the Mountain etc. while we were at the restaurant waiting for dinner the waiter walked by and you yelled out" where's my dinner", Beverly and I wanted to hide under the table. We never knew what you might say after that day, but we always had a good time. Ther were many other times to many to mention, Trip to DC, WestPoint and Disney World when we went to get the bus and you left your ticket in the room and had to run back to get it before the bus came. You will be greatly missed by all.
With all my Love Grandpa
Jackie
Sep 25, 2019
I grew up w Kevin. My sister was a few yrs younger than I and was very good friends w Nichole Mitchell. Growing up, he was always the kid you would want to be around because he had such a great goofball approach to things. He wasn't one to either, wallow in woes w you, or watch you wallow lol.
We had periods of not running into each other over the yrs, yet EVERY time I ran into him, he was the same little goofball that I grew up w on Leighton Ct. all those years ago.
My heart goes out to his beautiful daughter and his family. I pray all of the memories w him keeps his light going. 😘💙
Peggy O’Neill
Sep 25, 2019
Lisa so so sad for your lose of Kevin You are strong Prayers and love for you and Emma ❤️❤️🙏🏼