Maria Alcinda Faria

Maria Alcinda Faria, 94, of Plymouth Road, passed away on Monday, January 21, 2019 at Rhode Island Hospital. She was the wife of the late Francisco Faria.

Born in Ribeira Do Cabo, Capelo, Faial, Azores she was a daughter of the late Jose Rocha Dutra and Olivia Emelia (Aguiar) Dutra.   Mrs. Faria worked as a seamstress before retiring. She was a communicant of St. Martha’s Church.

She leaves two grandchildren, Melissa Rego and her husband Eugene Fina and his daughter Sarah of Barrington and Michael F. Aniceto and his wife Michelle of Cumberland, one son in law, Manuel P. Aniceto of East Providence and three great grandchildren, Isabelle, Quinn and Mason. She was the mother of the late Mary Lou Aniceto and sister of the late Jose Rocha Faria and Humberto Rocha Dutra.

Her funeral will be held on Thursday, January 24, 2019 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 St. Martha’s Church, Pawtucket Avenue.  Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.  Calling hours Wednesday 4-7.