Joseph Manuel Reis

Joseph Manuel Reis,66, of Seekonk, MA and formerly of Bermuda passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2016 at his home. He was the husband of Isaura M. (Raposo) Reis. Born in Sao Miguel, Azores he was a son of the late Holbeche and Maria daConceicao (Martins) Reis. Joe was a former math teacher and then an accountant in Bermuda before he retired in the USA. He was also the owner of Luso Services which assisted the Portuguese Community in translating and immigration services. He was a faithful parishioner of St. Francis Xavier Church and also taught bible study at St. Patrick’s in Bermuda, St. Anthony’s in West Warwick and our Lady of Fatima in Cumberland. Besides his wife he leaves two daughters, Nicole Grayston (David) and Denise Reis, two grandchildren, Cadence Grayston and Landen Grayston, two aunts, Gloria Medeiros and Elsie Martins DeMello and several cousins, family members and friends. His funeral will be held on Saturday, July 9th 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 St. Francis Xavier Church, North Carpenter Street, East Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Friday 5-8 PM. In lieu of flowers contributions to the American Diabetes Association or the Fraternity of St. Francis Xavier Church would be appreciated.