Ernest DeAmoral, 84, of Earl Avenue, Riverside, died peacefully on March 10, 2017. He was the beloved husband of Shirley M. (Perry) DeAmoral.
Born in Rehoboth, MA, a son of the late Joseph DeAmoral and Emily (Mederios) Cabral, he lived in Riverside for 77 years.
Mr. DeAmoral was an automobile painter at Fogarty Auto Body, East Providence for 35 years before retiring in 1989.
Ernest was a communicant of St. Brendan Church. He enjoyed golfing and woodworking.
Mr. DeAmoral was a United States Army Veteran serving during the Korean Conflict.
Besides his wife of 62 years, he is survived by a brother, Arthur J. Cabral of Rehoboth, MA; a sister, Linda M. Cardosa of Ledyard, CT and several nieces and nephews.
His funeral service will be held on Friday March 17, 2017 in the W. Raymond Watson Funeral Home, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 1:30 p.m. Calling hours are Friday 12 noon – 1:30 p.m. Burial with Military Honors will be held in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in Ernest’s memory to St. Brendan Church, 60 Turner Avenue, Riverside, RI, 02915 would be deeply appreciated.