Laura V. Pires, 84, formerly of Putnam Street died Sunday December 21, 2014 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center.She was the wife of the late Joao Pires. Born in Brava, Cape Verde Islands she was a daughter of the late Joao and Maria (Vieira) DaGraca. Mrs. Pires was an assembler for Alden Products in Brockton, Massachusetts before retiring.She leaves one daughter, Mariana DaCosta of Lincoln, two sons, David V. DaRosa of East Providence and Pedro Pires of South Weymouth, MA, one brother, Joao DaGraca, one sister, Mariana DaGraca, four grandchildren, six great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was the mother of the late Oliver DaCosta and sister of the late Julia Vieira. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday at 10:00 AM in Saint Martha’s Church, Pawtucket Avenue. Burial will be Private. Calling hours Tuesday 5-8.