Jose V. Pratas

Jose V. Pratas, 79 of Barden Lane, Warren, passed away Saturday August 11, 2018 at Rhode Island Hospital. He was the husband of Joaquina M. (Silverio) Pratas. Born in Pego, Portugal, he was a son of the late Francisco and Ana (Vieira) Pratas. Mr. Pratas was a machine operator for Handy & Harmon Company before retiring. He enjoyed traveling to Portugal with his wife. He was an avid soccer fan, loved fishing and adored his grandchildren. Besides his wife he leaves one son, Frank M. Pratas and his wife LuAnn of Rehoboth, three grandchildren, Jessica, Michael and Hannah Pratas, three siblings, Manual Pratas, Isaltina Morgado and Maria Lopes and many nieces and nephews. His funeral will be held on Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 10:00 AM from the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 AM in Saint Thomas the Apostle Church, 500 Metacom Avenue, Warren. Burial will be in Saint Jean Cemetery, Warren. Calling hours Wednesday 4-7.