PAWTUCKET - Benvindo M. Correia, 72, of Bloomingdale Ave. died May 28, 2011. He was the husband of Zeferina (Monteiro) Correia and the late Maria (Gomes) Correia.
He was born in Brava, Cape Verde a son of the late Manuel and Joaquina (DeSena) Correia. He came to this country 34 years ago settling in Pawtucket. Besides his wife, he is survived by 7 children David, Enrico and Antonio Correia, Benvinda DeBurgo, Joaquina, Orlando and Arlindo Correia. 2 sisters Ivone and Dorothy Correia. 24 Grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. His funeral service will be held Wednesday at 9am from the Merrick R. Williams Funeral Home 530 Smithfield Ave. Pawtucket with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10am in St. Anthony's Church 32 Lawn ave. Pawtucket. Calling Hours Tuesday 4-8 pm. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery, Pawtucket.