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CRANSTON - Emilia Barros "vovo" 91, of Cranston passed away on Monday June 11, 2012 at 1:50pm in Riverview Nursing Home in Coventry in the presence of her loving granddaughter Clara Clark. She was the wife of the late Caitano Barros.
She was born in Brava, Cape Verde a daughter of the late Cacilda Silva Santos and Manuel DosSantos.
Emilia leaves 6 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, 12 great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was the mother of the late Elisa Rocha.
Her funeral will be held on Friday at 10am in the Mt. Hope Community Baptist Church 734 Hope St. Providence. Emilia's life will be celebrated with calling hours on Thursday 4-8pm in the Merrick R. Williams Funeral Home 530 Smithfield Ave. Pawtucket. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Interment will be in Swan Point Cemetery, Providence.