Maria M. Perdigao

Maria M. Perdigao, 77, passed away Sunday June 11, 2017 at Miriam Hospital.  She was the wife of Francisco S. Perdigao to whom she was married for 52 years.  Born in Sao Miguel, Azores she was a daughter of the late Jose de Sousa and Mabilia (Marques) Medeiros.  She was a communicant of St. Francis Xavier Church.  In addition to her husband she is survived by two sons Jose and Abel Perdigao of East Providence, one brother Abel Sousa and his wife Stella of East Providence, and several nieces and nephews.  She was the sister of the late Mauricio, Jose, and Honorato Medeiros, and Maria Carreiro.  Her funeral will be held on Thursday June 15, 2017 at 9 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM in St. Francis Xavier Church, North Carpenter St. East Providence.  Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Wednesday 4-7 PM.