PAWTUCKET - Edilia Vasconcelos (Spinola) 80, of Pawtucket died Nov. 5, 2010. She was the wife of the late Abraham Soares.
She was born in Brava, Cape Verde Island a daughter of the late Manuel and Maria (Lopes) Spinola.She came to this country 37 years ago settling in Pawtucket.
She is survived by 5 daughters Joana DePina of Rumford, Maria DaSilva of Pawt.,Deolinda DaFonseca of Cape Verde, Adelina Soares of Hawaii and Victoria Soares of Atlanta, GA. 13 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Mother of the late Manuel and Ann Soares. Sister of the late Vasco, Joao and Jose Spinola.
A funeral will be held Wednesday at 8:30 am from the Merrick R. Williams Funeral Home 530 Smithfield Ave. Pawtucket with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 am in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church High St. Pawt. Calling Hours Tuesday 5-9 pm. Burial will be in Swan Point Cemetery Providence.