Dorothy V. Rodrigues

Dorothy V. (Verissimo) Rodrigues, 89 of Hollow Ridge Rd. passed away Sunday July 31, 2016 at Hope Hospice and Palliative Care.  She was the wife of the late Serafim Rodrigues.  Born in Sao Miguel, Azores, she was a daughter of the late Jose and Maria J. (DeSouza) Verissimo.  She worked as a seamstress for M & R Sportswear.  She is survived by two daughters Mary Dorothy DaSilva of Rumford, Laura Paul of Vermont, five grandchildren John – Paul Costa, Jessica Domingos, Catherine Paul, Evan Paul, Lisa Picard, three great-grandchildren Jonathan Costa, Onyx Flores, and Violet Domingos.  She was the sister of the late Maria L. DaPonte and Humberto Verissimo.  Her funeral will be held on Thursday August 4, 2016 at 9 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM in St. Margaret’s Church Pawtucket Avenue, Rumford.  Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Bristol.  Calling hours will be held on Wednesday from 5-8 PM.  In lieu of flowers contributions in her memory  may be made to Hope Hospice and Palliative Care 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904.