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Hilda B. Bernardo
CUMBERLAND - Hilda B. Bernardo (Brito), 81, of Rhode Island Ave. passed away Wednesday in the Memorial Hospital, Pawtucket. She was the beloved wife of Arthur Bernardo.
Born in the Valley Falls section of Cumberland she was the daughter of the late Jose M. and Gloria (Cabral) Brito. She was a life long Cumberland resident.
She was a communicant and Eucharistic Minister of Our Lady of Fatima Church, Cumberland. Hilda was also a loving and dedicated wife and proud mother of four; Olga Gariepy and Cheryl Vaughn both of Cumberland, Richard Bernardo of Warwick and Claudia Levesque of North Attleboro. She was also the sister of Placidia Silva of Cumberland and adoring grandmother to eight grandchildren and three great grandchildren. She was also the sister of the late Joseph M. Brito Jr.
A celebration of her life will be held Saturday at 9 a.m. from the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Rd. Rte. 122, Cumberland. Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Our Lady of Fatima Church, Fatima Dr., Cumberland. Burial will follow in Resurrection Cemetery, Cumberland. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Calling hours Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. Directions/guestbook:
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