Maria A. Faria, 72 of Raymond Street died Saturday, May 10, 2014 at Rhode Island Hospital. She was the wife of Celestino Faria. Born in Pedro Miguel, Faial, Azores she was a daughter of the late Jose and Valentina (Augusta) Gomes. Mrs. Faria worked for the Mainelli Tool & Die Company before she retired. Besides her husband she leaves one daughter, Ana M. Rego and her husband Tony, four sisters, Eduina DaSilva, Ana Terra, Palmira Faria and Senhorinha Lopes and one brother, Henrique DaSilva. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday at 10:00 AM in St. Francis Xavier Church, North Carpenter Street, East Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.