Antonio R. Goncalves, 78, of Lena Street, passed away on Friday, October 25, 2019 at his home. He was the husband of Maria (Vieira) Goncalves.
He was born in Rabo de Peixe, Sao Miguel, Azores a son of the late Manuel Placido Terceira and Rosa Goncalves. Mr. Goncalves worked for Tanury Industries before he retired. He was a communicant of Our Lady of the Rosary Church.
Besides his wife he leaves three children, Ana P. Post of East Providence, Jose M. Goncalves of East Providence and James A. Gonsalves and his wife Terry of Warwick, four grandchildren, Jose M. Goncalves, Jr., Theresa Goncalves, Jesse Goncalves and James A. Gonsalves, Jr. He was the brother of the late Maria Verissimo, Manuel Placido Terceira, Agostinho Terceira, Alexandrina Vieira, Jose A. Terceira and Irene Estrella.
His funeral will be held on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 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 Tuesday 4-8.