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Luisa R. Silva
CUMBERLAND- Luisa R. Silva (Viriato), 95, of Duke Rd. passed away Sunday in the Oakland Grove Health Care Center, Woonsocket.
Born in St. Michael, Azores she was the daughter of the late Manuel and Margarida (da Silva) Viriato.
She came to this country settling in Central Falls and has resided in Cumberland for the past 21 years.
She was employed by the Monet Jewelry Co., Pawtucket for a number of years until her retirement. She was also a communicant or Our Lady of Fatima Church, Cumberland.
She leaves seven children, Natalia Fontes; Maria Melo; Maria Andrade and Michael Andrade all of Cumberland, Maria Pimentel and Antonio Andrade both of North Providence and Alfredo Andrade of Central Falls. Mrs. Silva also leaves 10 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.
A celebration of her life will be held Wednesday at 7:45a.m. from the J. J.. Duffy
Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Rd. Rte. 122, Cumberland. Mass of Christian Burial at 8:45
a.m. in Our Lady of Fatima Church, Fatima Drive, Cumberland. Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Cumberland. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Calling hours Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. Directions/guestbook: