Armando J. Ladeira

Armando J. Ladeira, 83, of Garfield Avenue, Rumford, passed away on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at his home. He was the husband of the late Norma M. (Araujo) Ladeira.  Born in Buenos Aries, Argentina he was a son of the late Juan and Maria Ladeira.  Mr. Ladeira was a Civil Engineer for the City of East Providence for 27 years before he retired.  He was a communicant of Our Lady of Loreto Church and also served as a Eucharistic Minister.   He was a Grand Knight, Knights of Columbus, Fatima Council and was also inducted into the New England Soccer Hall of Fame.  He was an avid New England Sports fan.  He leaves three sons, Brian Ladeira and his wife Mary Ellen of South Kingstown, David Ladeira and his fiancé Deirdre of Rumford and Christopher Ladeira and his wife Michelle of Pawtucket, one granddaughter, Katherine Mello of South Kingstown and one brother, Americo Ladeira of Argentina.   His funeral will be held on Wednesday 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 Loreto Church, Waterman Avenue, East Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.  Calling hours Tuesday 5-8.