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Maria C. Pinhancos
CUMBERLAND - Maria C. Pinhancos, 93, of Prospect St. passed away Wednesday in the R. I. Hospital, Providence. She was the beloved wife of Eduardo Pinhancos.
Born in Freixo daSerra, Gouveia, Portugal she was the daughter of the late Antonio and Maria A. (Saraiva) Marmelo. She came to this country in 1966 settling in Cumberland.
She had worked in the textile industry for many years at various area mills until her retirement.
She was a communicant of Our Lady of Fatima Church, Cumberland.
Besides her husband she leaves three sons, Carlos, Zeferino and Felismino "Felix" Pinhancos all of Cumberland. Mrs. Pinhancos also leaves seven grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. She was also the mother of the late Laurinda Saraiva.
A celebration of her life will be held Saturday at 9 a.m. from the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Rd. Rt. 122, Cumberland. Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Our Lady of Fatima Church, Fatima Dr., Cumberland. Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Cumberland. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Calling hours Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. Directions / guestbook: jjduffyfuneralhome.com