Maria C. Renquinha

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

February 11, 2014

Maria C. (Barbosa) Renquinha, 83 of Sutton Avenue died Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at Waterview Villa.  She was the wife of Manuel P. Renquinha.She was born in Cabouco, Sao Miguel, Azores a daughter of the late Virginio and Beatriz (Sousa) Barbosa.  Mrs. Renquinha was a communicant of St. Francis Xavier Church and had a very strong and devoted faith.  She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother and also helped raise the majority of her grandchildren. She enjoyed cooking for her family and gardening.  Besides her husband she leaves two daughters, Beatriz Correia of Lincoln and Maria Pimentel of East Providence, four sons, Alberto Pacheco of Rumford, Benjamin Pacheco of East Providence, John Renquinha of East Providence and Joseph Renquinha of Taunton, twelve grandchildren, five great grandchildren, two sisters and one brother. She was pre-deceased by two brothers.  Her funeral will be held on Friday 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. Francis Xavier Church, North Carpenter Street. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Thursday 5-8.