Elvira M. Joseph, 70, of Pawtucket, passed away at Miriam Hospital on Monday, July 30, 2018. She was the wife of the late Daniel Joseph, Jr.
Born in Mineola, NY, and raised in New Bedford, MA. She was a daughter of the late Manuel A. & Gwendolyn (Hart) Soares. Elvira worked in environmental services in Miriam Hospital for 30 years before retiring. She leaves behind six children, Sheldon S. Joseph, Sr. and his wife Lisa of Warwick, Jason T. Joseph of Providence, Desiree Joseph of Pawtucket, Daniel Joseph, III and his wife Lori of Seekonk, MA, David A. Joseph Sr. & his wife Marylou of Warwick, Darlene M. Joseph of Brunswick, GA, fourteen grandchildren and four great grandchildren. She was the sister of Noelie Soares of Central Falls, Virginia Gamboa of New Bedford, MA and Marian Gonsalves of Coral Springs, FL. Her funeral service and visitation will be held on Sunday, August 5th, 2018 at 1:00 P.M in the Perry-McStay Funeral Home, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence,RI with a service to follow at 2:00 P.M.. Burial will be private.