CUMBERLAND - Manuel Ferreira, 74, of Broad Street passed away Friday in the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center, Providence. He was the husband of Adozinda (Saraiva) Ferreira
Born in Pinhancos, Portugal he was the son of he late Antonio and Maximina (Santos) Ferreira. He resided in Cumberland for the past 10 years, previously residing in Pawtucket.
He was employed at the former Central Braid, Central Falls until his retirement.
Beside his wife he is survived by his daughters; Emilia Payne of Cumberland and Ana Williams of Jacksonville, FL. Three sisters and two brothers all in Portugal. Four grandchildren; Yolanda Payne; Isabel, Jenna, Anya Williams and one great-grandson Johnathan Martinez.
A Celebration of His Life will be held on Wednesday at 9 AM from the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Cumberland. Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM in Our Lady of Fatima Church, Fatima Drive Cumberland. Burial will follow in Mt. St. Mary Cemetery, Pawtucket.
Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Calling hours Tuesday from 5 to 8 PM. Directions/guestbook: