Antonia A. Fernandes, 91, of Pawtucket, passed away peacefully early Thursday morning, March 22, 2018 at the Waterview Villa. Born Nov. 30, 1926, in Boa Vista Rabil, Cabo Verde, she was a daughter of the late Manuel Helena Fernandes and Guilhermina F. Alves.
She leaves her 6 children, Egidia Andrade, Paulo Andrade, Marino Andrade, Pedro Andrade, Juliana Vieira and Alexander Andrade;
19 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; and 4 great-great grandchildren.
She was also the sister of Maria Lopes, the late Luis Alves Fernandes, the late Virgilio Fernandes and the late Cristina “Mana” dos Santos.
Her funeral will begin Tuesday, March 27, at 9am from the Rebello Funeral Home and Crematory, 901 Broadway, East Providence, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10am in St. Francis Xavier Church, 81 No. Carpenter St, East Providence. Burial will follow at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours will be Monday, from 4pm until 8pm.
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Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Antonia