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CENTRAL FALLS - Jorge Pires, 51, passed away Sunday after an illness. Born in Sao Miguel, the Azores, a son of Maria (Rodrigues) Pires and the late Domingos Pires. He has lived in Central Falls for more than 40 years. He and his late father operated Pires fish market until his father passed away. He had also been employed at NEPTCO for several years.
Besides his mother he leaves 5 sisters, Natasha Pires and Grace Jesus of Central Falls, Filomena Silva of Pawtucket, Maria Adolfo of Fall River and Natalie Vieira of So. Carolina and numerous nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
His funeral will be held Wednesday at 9am 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. Burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Providence. Calling hours, TUESDAY, 6-8 pm.