Jennie D. Gomes

Jennie D. (Pina) Gomes, 86, of Blanding Avenue passed away on Monday, November 7, 2016.  She was the beloved wife of the late Frank A. Gomes.  Born in East Providence, she was a daughter of the late Mary Andrade and Domingo Pina.  Jennie retired from John Hancock Insurance Company after 20+ years of service. Jennie will be sadly missed by her beloved family.   She leaves seven children, Steven Gomes, Carol Patterson, Ann Peterson, Frank Gomes, David Gomes, Janet Gomes, Lois Gomes and she was the mother of the late Paul Gomes. She also leaves nine grandchildren, Ericka R. Gomes, Loresia Patterson, Nichole Patterson, Stefanie Peterson, Frank Gomes, Jr., Felischia Gomes, Melissa Peterson, Naomi Gomes and Marletta Patterson as well as 17 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. She also leaves her brother and sisters, Joseph Andrade, Nancy Santos, Tillie Szarwak, Beverly Roderick and Eleanor Senna. She was the sister of the late Tony and Richard Andrade, Bettie Farrales and Judita Harris.  Her funeral service will be held on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 11:00 AM in the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Monday, November 14, 2015 from 4-8.