George C. Terra

George C. Terra, 83, of Wood Street passed away on Thursday, August 11, 2016 at his home.  He was the husband of Helen J. (Toste) Terra to whom he was married for 57 years.  Born in Fall River, he was a son of the late Frank M. and Martha (Hill) Terra.  George was a truck driver for the G. Lopes Construction Company and also the owner and operator of G & H Trucking before he retired.  He was a volunteer firefighter for the Rehoboth Fire Department for 40 years and the Seekonk Fire Department for 3 years.  He was also a member of the South Seekonk Gun Club in Rehoboth and a member of the Quahog Camping Club. He was an Army veteran.  Besides his wife he leaves one son, Mike D. Albernaz and his wife Wanda of Rehoboth, three daughters, Deborah A. Leonardo and her husband Michael of Rehoboth, Lori A. Washburn and her husband Scott of Dighton and Kimberly M. Rosato and her husband Jack of Rehoboth, two sisters, Charlotte McGee of Texas and Dorothy Rice of Coventry, three brothers, William Terra of Warwick, Alfred Terra and Alan Terra both of Texas, six grandchildren and three great grandchildren.   His funeral will be held on Monday August 15, 2016 at 8 AM from the PERRY – McSTAY FUNERAL HOME 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9 AM in St. Domenic’s Church 1277 Grand Army Highway, Swansea.  Burial with Military Honors will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.  Calling hours Sunday 4-7PM.  In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to South Rehoboth Fire Department –Station 3, 104 Pleasant Street, Rehoboth, MA 02769