Dorothy “Dot” Gomes

Dorothy “Dot” Gomes, 98, of Providence passed away Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center. She was the daughter of the late Frank and Matilda (Silva) Gomes. Dorothy loved spending time with her children and grandchildren, she also enjoyed traveling to Cape Cod. She is survived by five children Beverly J. Gomes of Providence, Donald “Ducky” Gomes of Providence, Elaine Delgado of GA, Eleanor Prout of Providence, Julia Fofana of Providence, sixteen grandchildren, thirty-two great grandchildren, seventeen great-great grandchildren, neices, nephews and a host of extended family. She was the sister of the late Amelia and Mary Almeida, Nebo, George, and William Gomes. Her funeral will be held on Saturday from 1-3 PM with a service at 3:00 PM in the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence.   Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to Home & Hospice Care of RI 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904.