Joseph J. Cabral

 

 

 

January 21, 2014

 

Joseph J. Cabral, 86 of Charles Street died Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at Miriam Hospital after an illness.  He was the husband of the late Yvonne C. (Price) Cabral.Born in Providence, he was a son of the late Joaquim M. and Anna R. (Ramos) Cabral.  Mr. Cabral was a steel worker and foreman for the Washburn Wire Company for 26 years before he retired.  He was an Army veteran of the Korean War and a Deacon in the Church of the Lord Jesus Christ.He leaves three children, Cathie L. Walters of Providence, Andrea J. Cabral of Boston and Joseph J. Cabral, Jr. of California, six grandchildren, Kilah, Jocelyn, Thomas, Jason, Joseph and Reuben Walters; and three great grandchildren, Caden and Bella Clinton and Eli Walters.  Joseph also had nine siblings.  He is survived by his sisters Rosa Amado and Ida Lopez both of Providence, and was preceded in death by Anthony Soares, John Soares, Mary Soares-Watkins, Virginia Cabral, Michael Cabral, Theresa Lopes and Dominga Silva.Visitation will be held on Monday at 10:00 AM at the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence.  A funeral service will follow at 11:00 AM.  Burial, with full Military Honors, will take place in the Rhode Island Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 301 South County Trail, Exeter.