Irene R. “Renee” Davis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

May 3, 2014

Irene R. “Renee” (Furtado) Davis, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at Miriam Hospital.  Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Perry) Furtado.  Renee had a passion for music. She enjoyed playing the organ and was a professional singer who sang at various entertainment venues and nursing homes.  Most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family. She leaves two daughters, Karen M. Furtardo and Cheryl R. Tella, two grandchildren, Jessica Tella and Gabriel Tella and numerous nieces and nephews. She was the grandmother of the late Steven Tella and was predeceased by four sisters.  Her funeral will be held on Wednesday at 8:00 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:00 AM in Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Traverse Street, Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Tuesday 5-8.