Maria A. Blais

Maria A. Blais, 65, of North Shore Drive, passed away Sunday January 28, 2018 at the Rhode Island Hospital. She was the wife of Lawrence R. Blais. Born in Attleboro, MA, she was a daughter of the late Diogo and Clothilde Dias. Maria was a bus driver for the Rhode Island Public Transit. Besides her husband she leaves one daughter, Krystal Dias of Riverside, one son, Charles Quinn, Jr. of Foster, two step-sons, Jason and Nicholas Blais both of North Providence, five grandchildren, Sasha Werthessen, Charles Quinn, III, Kayleigh Quinn, Brook Quinn and Dylan Blais, one sister, Vivian Marsden of West Warwick and one brother, John T. Dias of Florida. She was the sister of the late Diogo  III, Antone, George and Frank Dias, Linda Martins and Clothilde Figuried. Her funeral will be held on Thursday February 1, 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 Saint Brendan’s Church, Turner Avenue, Riverside. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Wednesday 5-8.