Maria H. Gouveia, 92 of Ives Street died Monday, September 23, 2013. She was the wife of the late Jose Gouveia. She was born in Salao, Faial, Azores a daughter of the late Francisco P. and Maria C. (DeJesus) Furtado. Mrs. Gouveia was a machine operator for the Livington Factory for nine years before retiring. She was a communicant of Our Lady of the Rosary Church, a member of the Holy Rosary Sodality and a member of the Fox Point Boys Club Senior Citizens.She leaves six daughters, Manuela DaRosa, Fatima Dourado, Alda Mann, Tina Gouveia, Teresa Gouveia and Joyce Gouveia, three sons, Joseph Gouveia, John Perry and George Gouveia, 22 grandchildren, several great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. She was the mother of the late Manuel Gouveia, grandmother of the late Lalita Gouveia and sister of the late Conceicao Nobrega, Francisco and Luis Pereira.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 Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Traverse Street, Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Thursday 4-8.