Maria D. Amaral

Maria D. Amaral, 87, of Seekonk, passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at her home. She was the wife of the late Dorvalino P. Amaral. Born in Povocao, Sao Miguel, Azores she was a daughter of the late Jose and Ana P. (Machado) Pimental.  Mrs. Amaral worked for the Imperial Pearl Company before she retired. She was a communicant of St. Francis Xavier Church. She leaves three sons, John M. Amaral of East Providence, Richard D. Amaral of Seekonk and Anthony Amaral of CT., three daughters, Louisa Resendes of Seekonk, Cathy A. Bautista of Pawtucket and Paulina Amaral Medeiros of East Providence, one sister, Maria C. Medeiros of East Providence, twelve grandchildren and six great grandchildren. She was the mother of the late Jose Amaral and Dorvalino  Amaral and sister of the late Manuel, Jose and Abel Pimental.   A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 10:00 AM in St. Francis Xavier Church, North Carpenter Street, East Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours are respectfully omitted.