Lourdes “Maria” Franco

October 28, 2012

  Lourdes “Maria” Franco 79, of Joseph Street and formerly of East Providence died Sunday October 28, 2012 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center.

  She was the wife of the late Lionel C. Franco.
  Born in Sao Miguel, Azores she was a daughter of the late Manuel and Maria (Miguel) Andrade.
  Mrs. Franco was an assembler for Scola Enterprises before retiring.
  She leaves three daughters, Ana Paula Medeiros and her husband Luis of East Providence, Vanda Medeiros and her husband Joseph of West Greenwich and Carmen Luis and her husband Joe of Coventry, one son, Vasco Franco of Providence, one sister, Ana Farias, four grandchildren, Melanie, Kevin, Melissa, Lindsay and three great grandchildren.
  Her funeral will be held on Friday at 8:00 A.M. from the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:00 A.M. in St. Francis Xavier Church, North Carpenter Street, East Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Thursday 5-8.