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Maria J. Pires
CUMBERLAND - Maria J. Pires, 89, of Elizabeth St., passed away Monday in the Grandview Nursing Center, Cumberland. She was the wife of the late Antonio Pires.
Born in the Valley Falls section of Cumberland she was the daughter of the late Miguel and Maria (Guerra) Salustio.
Mrs. Pires was a textile worker for many years until her retirement. She was a communicant of St. Patrick Church, Cumberland.
She is survived by one brother Carl Salustio of Warwick and a sister, Gloria Moreira of Cumberland. She also leaves several nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews.
A celebration of her life will be held Thursday morning with calling hours from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. in the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Rd. Rte. 122, Cumberland. Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Patrick Church, 301 Broad St., Cumberland. Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Cumberland. Directions/Guestbook: jjduffyfuneralhome.com