Maria O. Pestana

Maria O. (Marcos) Pestana, 94 of Cranston passed away Sunday September 20, 2015 at home. She was the wife of the late Jose V. Pestana.  Born in Sao Miguel, Azores she was the daughter of the late Jose Medeiros and Ermelina Sousa (Mimoza) Marcos. She was an assembler for Melina Yarn.  She is survived by two daughters Sophia Lima of Warwick, Natalia Estrela of East Providence, two sons John Pestana of Warwick, Luis Pestana of Cranston, one brother Jose Marcos of Portugal, 11 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren. She was the mother of the late Jose Pestana, Jr., grandmother of the late Lori Pestana, and sister of the late John and Edemundo Marcos.  Her funeral will be held on Wednesday at 9 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM in Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Traverse Street, Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours will be Tuesday 5-8PM.