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Maria L. Minicozzi
CENTRAL FALLS- Maria L. (Sousa) Minicozzi, 90, of High Street, passed away Monday at home. She was the wife of the late Daniel J. Minicozzi and the late Lionel R. Sousa.
Born in Central Falls, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Mary (Drummond) Vasconcellos. She was a life-long resident of Central Falls.
She was a communicant of Our Lady of Fatima Church, Cumberland. She was an avid bowler.
She leaves her children, Linda M. Sousa of Central Falls, Lionel R. Sousa, and his wife Charlene of Pascoag; her grandchildren, Lionel, Nicholas, John and Shawn; her brother Edward Vasconcellos of North Providence; as well as four great-grandchildren.
A celebration of her life will be held Thursday at 10 AM from the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Rt. 122, Cumberland. Mass of Christian Burial at 11 AM in Our Lady of Fatima Church, 1 Fatima Drive, Cumberland. Burial will follow in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Cumberland. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Visiting Hours will be held Thursday morning from 9-10:30 AM.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the American Cancer Society.