David R. Horta, Sr.

David R. Horta, Sr. 57,  a former longtime resident of East Providence passed away Thursday October 15, 2015. Born in Fall River, Massachusetts he was a son of Humberto Horta and the late Madeline (Neves) Horta. David was a professional truck driver for American Liquid Asphalts.  He was a member of the Attleboro Elks Lodge 1014. He was a coach for East Providence Central Little League and he loved boating, fishing, camping and spending time with his family. He leaves one daughter, Amy Gomes and her husband Myles of East Providence, two sons, David “DJ” R. Horta, Jr. and his wife Cara of East Providence and Jason H. Horta of East Providence, two grandchildren, Nygel Gomes and Olivia Horta, two sisters, Doreen Brown of Florida and Nancy Horta of Warwick and one brother, Joseph Horta of Florida. Calling hours will be held on Tuesday from 5-8 in the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Funeral services and burial will be private.