Maria A. Andrade, 75, of Lawrence Drive, died Thursday December 4, 2014 at the Miriam Hospital. She was the wife of Manuel P. Andrade. Born in Horta, Faial, Azores she was a daughter of the late Jose P. and Aurora S. (Freitas) Jorge. Mrs. Andrade worked for Bradley Hospital before retiring. Besides her husband she leaves one son, Orlando Andrade and his wife Lisa of East Providence, two grandchildren, Kyle and Shayline Andrade and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Manuel P. Jorge, Jose S. Jorge and Maria F. Jorge. Her funeral will be held on Tuesday at 8:00 AM from the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:00 AM in Saint Francis Xavier Church, North Carpenter Street. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Monday 5-8.