Ernestine M. Britto, 91, of East Providence passed away on Tuesday, June 30, 2020. She was the wife of the late Vincent J. Britto.
She was born in Port Chester, New York, a daughter of the late João and Maria (Nobre) Lopes. Mrs. Britto was raised in the Fox Point section of Providence.
Ernestine worked at Central Tool before she retired. After retiring she worked at Roger William’s daycare as a foster grandparent. She was a former member of the Gay Curletts.
Ernestine leaves two brothers; Antonio Lopes of East Providence and Colonel Albert Lopes (U.S.Army Ret), ESQ. of Lawrence, Kansas, two sisters, Theresa Lopes-Harris of Pawtucket and Elizabeth Lopes of East Providence and many nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Augusta Lopes, Rose Santos, Marcelina Soares, Adeline Lopes and John B. Lopes.
Her funeral service will be private.