Antonio G. Peixoto, 85 of Grosvenor Avenue passed away on Thursday, October 30, 2014 at his home. He was the husband of the late Emilia V. (Silveira) Peixoto. Born in Praia do Norte, Faial, Azores he was a son of the late Joao S. and Maria (Garcia) Peixoto. Mr. Peixoto was a machine operator at the American Insulated Wire Company before he retired. He was a communicant of St. Francis Xavier Church. He leaves one daughter, Maria T. Chaves of Seekonk, one son, John S. Peixoto of East Providence, three grandchildren, Jamie Chaves, John Chaves, Jr. and Meredith Peixoto, two sisters, Maria Alice Medeiros of East Providence and Emilia doSouto of Faial and two brothers, Manuel Peixoto of California and Francisco Peixoto of East Providence. He was the father of the late Palmira S. Peixoto and brother of the late Jose Peixoto. His funeral will be held on Monday 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 St. Francis Xavier Church, North Carpenter Street. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Sunday 6-8.