Carolyn Sousa, 72 of Pawtucket Avenue passed away on Friday, August 15, 2014 at Rhode Island Hospital. She was the wife of Joaquim “Jack” Sousa. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Mario and Evelyn (Mello) Figueiredo. Mrs. Sousa was a bus monitor for the East Providence School Department before she retired. She was an avid bingo player. Besides her husband she leaves one daughter, Sheila Geleney and her husband John of Rumford, four grandchildren, Kevin and Nicholas Geleney and Heather and Amanda Sousa, three brothers, Mario, Richard and Douglas Figueiredo and three great grandchildren. She was mother of the late Joaquim Sousa, Jr. Her funeral will be held on Monday at 9:00 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in St. Martha’s Church, Pawtucket Avenue. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours SUNDAY, August 17, 2014 5-8.