Antonio G. Machado, 60 of California Avenue passed away on Sunday, September 7, 2014 at Rhode Island Hospital. He was the husband of Maria T. (Cabral) Machado. Born in Rabo de Peixe, Sao Miguel, Azores he was a son of the late Jose and Maria T. Vieira. Mr. Machado was a machine operator for the Allens Manufacturing Company for 28 years. Besides his wife he leaves six children, Sandra Machado of Providence, Maria Machado of Providence, Antonio Machado of Sao Miguel, Dina Machado of Sao Miguel, Marco Vieira of Sao Miguel and Stephanie Machado of Providence, three brothers, Jose Vieira, Joao Vieira and Messias Vieira, one sister, Maria dosAnjos Moniz and eleven grandchildren. 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 Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Traverse Street, Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Thursday 5-8.