Jose Vieira, 93 of Veterans Memorial Parkway, died Friday December 28, 2012 at Rhode Island Hospital. He was the husband of the late Mary G. (Furtado) Vieira. Born in Braga, Portugal he was a son of the late Joao and Rosa (Oliveira) Vieira. Mr. Vieira was the owner and operator of Riverside Sports Center for 35 years before retiring. He was an Army veteran in Portugal. He leaves three daughters, Maria Vieira of Florida, Tina Cabral and Donna Perry both of East Providence, three sons, Joseph and Michael Vieira of Rehoboth and Edward Vieira of East Providence, eleven grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren and one great great grandson. He was the uncle of Joao Torcato of Riverside and father of the late John Vieira. His funeral will be held on Thursday at 9:00 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Traverse Street, Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Wednesday 5-8.