Marie G. Leandre, 77, of Riverside, passed away Saturday, December 5, 2015 at home. She was the wife of the late Maurice Leandre. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Abel and Albina (Rose) Braz. Mrs. Leandre was a medical secretary at Miriam Hospital for 25 years before retiring. She leaves one daughter, Lisa Leandre of Riverside, two sons, Maurice Leandre of Riverside, Richard Leandre and his wife Kimberly of Warwick, and three grandchildren, Richard, Corey and Kayla Leandre. She was the sister of Millie Fanti, Barbara McMichael, Linda Minger and the late Helen Hamant, Florence Batista, Manuel Braz, Manuel Braz and Abel Braz, Jr. She was also the aunt to many nieces, nephews.
Her funeral will be held on Thursday at 8 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence, RI with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9 AM at St. Brendan’s Church, 60 Turner Avenue, Riverside. Burial will be in the Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Providence. Calling hours will be held on Wednesday (12/9) from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. In lieu of flowers contributions to Ocean State Community Resources, 310 Maple Avenue, Suite 102, Barrington, RI 02806 would be appreciated.