Benjamin R. Alvares
Benjamin R. Alvares, 49, of Seekonk passed away Monday September 11, 2017. He was the husband of Lisa A. (Medeiros) Alvares to whom he was married for 26 years. Born in Terceira, Azores, he was a son of Joao and Maria (Amarante) Alvares. Benjamin was a supervisor for Key Container Company for 30 years. He enjoyed doing yard work and loved spending time with his family. He was a good-hearted person who was loved by all. Besides his wife he leaves two daughters, Katarina and Samantha Alvares, one sister, Maria Cabral, five brothers, Antonio, John, Jorge, Jerome and Dimas Alvares and many nieces and nephews. His funeral will be held on Friday at 9:00 AM from the Perry-McStay Funeral Home, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in Saint Martha’s Church, Pawtucket Avenue. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Thursday 5-8.