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Gilberto R,. Roque
CENTRAL FALLS-0 Gilberto R,. Roque, 66, passed away Sunday at home, after an illness. He was the husband of Lucia M. (Perreira) Roque and had been married 40 years. He was born in San Roque, Portugal a son of the late Jose Rodrigues Roque and Mara Gilberta Medeiros. He has lived in Central Falls 21 and previously lived in Pawtucket. He was a machine operator at Tech Industries for 35 years before retiring.
Besides his wife he leaves a son Jaoa Roque and Sarah Brayallof No. Attleboro, Hanna Roque and Martin Perreira of Pawtucket and Steven Roque and his wife Nelia of Cumberland. He also leaves 3 sisters Maria Alisa Perreira, Maria Teresa Medeiros and Maria Natalia Cabral all of Sao Miguel, Portugal. He was the brother of the late Alfredo Jose Roque. He also leaves 6 Grandchildren, 6 Step Grandchildren and 2 Great Grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
His funeral will be held Thursday at 9 am from the Charles Coelho Funeral Home, 151 Cross St. Central Falls with a Mass of Christian Burial in Our Lady of Fatima Church, Fatima Drive, Cumberland at 10 am. Relatives and friends are invited to attend and may call Wednesday, 5-8 pm.