Manuel C. Pacheco, 73 of East Providence passed away Tuesday November 17, 2015 at home surrounded by his family. He was the husband of Maria (Camara) Pacheco. Born in Pedreira DeNordeste, Sao Miguel, Azores, he was the son of the late Hermano Leite and Maria Pacheco.
Manuel worked as a supervisor for Prism Casting and was a faithful communicant of St. Francis Xavier Church.
In addition to his wife he is survived by his three children Theresa DoRego and her husband Fernando of Riverside, Walter Pacheco and his wife Olga of Seekonk, Celia DeMelo and her husband Adriano of Seekonk, one sister Maria DaSilva of Ontario, Canada, seven grandchildren Tonya, Felicia, Claudia, Kelsey, Emily, Alexander, Sarah, and one great-granddaughter Aaliyah.
His funeral will be held on Saturday at 8 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9 AM in St. Francis Xavier Church North Carpenter Street, East Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours will be held Friday from 5-8 PM.