PAWTUCKET - Maria Helena Rosa Monteiro, born on the island of Brava, Cape Verde on January 1940, Maria migrated to the US in 1981 along with her husband of 51 years, Manuel Monteiro, her sons, Osvaldo, Carlos, and Roberto as well as her daughters, Carmen Vieira-Monteiro, Cesarina Elias, Ivonilda Burgess, and her late daughter Fatima Monteiro.
Her funeral will be held Saturday at 10am from the Keefe Funeral Home, Five Higginson Ave, Lincoln with a funeral service in Embaixadores Church of the Nazarene, 194 Barton St, Pawtucket at 11am. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery, East Providence. Relatives and friends are invited. Calling hours will be held Friday from 5 to 8pm. For complete obituary visit www.thekeefefuneralhome.com.