Maria C. Amaral
Maria C. Amaral, age 87, was called peacefully by our Heavenly Father on March 11, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. She was born on July, 12, 1929, in Sao Miguel, Azores, a daughter of the late Silvino Pedro da Camara and Maria dos Anjos Melo.
On her safe journey home to Heaven, she will be united with her late husband Manuel Fonseca Amaral.
Maria was a woman of faith and devoted her life to her family and grandchildren.
She is survived by her children; Clotilde Sousa of East Providence, Connie and her husband Tony Duarte of Fall River, Cidalia and her husband Domingos Domingues of East Providence, Maria was the beloved grandmother of Debbie, Domingos Jr., Jeffrey, Tiffany, Scott, Zachary, Brandon and 6 great grandchildren; Julia, Logan, Leah, Aundrea, Trey and Dominic. She was the sister of Ascencao Vale of Fall River.
Maria was predeceased by her sons-in-law Victor Sousa and Michael DeMelo.
Her funeral will begin on Thursday at 9am from the Rebello Funeral Home and Crematory, 901 Broadway, East Providence, RI. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10am in Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Traverse St., Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on Wednesday from 5-8pm.