Eduino S. Meirinho, 87, of East Providence passed away Saturday, October 5, 2019 at the Eastgate Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. He was the husband of the late Lydia (Nascimento) Meirinho. Born in Ribeirinha, Faial, Azores, he was a son of the late Antonio and Rosa da Gloria Meirinho.
Eduino worked for American Insulated Wire before retiring. He enjoyed fishing and playing cards. Mr. Meirinho leaves his loving niece and caregivers Lydia Pinto and her husband Rui of East Providence along with their daughter Michelle and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late, José Meirinho, Antonio Meirinho, Manuel Meirinho, Albertina Pascoal, Lionel Meirinho, Carlos Meirinho, Mateus Meirinho, Rosa Pereira, Francisco Meirinho and Regina Faria.
His funeral will be held on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 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 Saint Francis Xavier Church, North Carpenter Street, East Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Tuesday 5-8.