Manuel J. Teixeira

Manuel J. Teixeira, 78, of California Avenue, passed away on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at the Evergreen House Health Center. He was the husband of Maria C. (Cabral) Teixeira. Born in Vila Franca do Campo, Sao Miguel, Azores he was a son of the late Manuel Inacio and Maria do Carmo (Sousa) Teixeira.  Mr. Teixeira worked in the housekeeping department at Moses Brown School in Providence before he retired.  He will always be remembered as being a great father who loved spending time with his family. Besides his wife he leaves two sons, Joseph M. Teixeira of East Providence and Pedro A. Teixeira of Providence, one grandson, Eric M. Teixeira, one sister, Lurdes Sousa Teixeira and three brothers, Joao Sousa Teixeira, Antonio Armando Teixeira and Carlos Alberto Teixeira. He was the brother of the late Gloria Sousa Branco. His funeral will be held on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 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 Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Traverse Street, Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Monday 5-8.