Antonio M. Soito

 

January 25, 2015

 

Antonio M. Soito, 79, of Fenmoor Street, passed away on Sunday January 25, 2015 at Rhode Island Hospital surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Mary M. (Maciel) Soito to whom he was married for 54 years.Born in Praia do Norte, Faial, Azores, he was the son of the late Jose and Hounurina Soito. Mr. Soito worked for the American Insulated Wire Company for 40 years before retiring. He was an original member of the Brightridge Club,  where he recently received the member of the year award. He was also a member of AARP. He was a communicant of St. Francis Xavier Church and also served as an usher.Besides his wife he leaves one son, Lt. Lee A. Soito of the Barrington Police Department and his wife Brenda of Rehoboth, two grandchildren, Jennifer L. Soito of North Scituate and Christopher L. Soito of Rehoboth. He was the brother of the late Maria Soito, Emilia Andrade and Beatriz Morais.His funeral will be held on Saturday at 8:00 AM from the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:00 AM in St. Francis Xavier Church,  North Carpenter Street. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Friday 4-8.