Mary E. Almeida

Mary E. Almeida, 78, of Roger Williams Ave passed away on Tuesday November 1, 2016 surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of Anthony V. Almeida. Born in Faja Cima, Sao Miguel, Azores, she was a daughter of the late John S. and Mary L. (Andrade) Periera. Mrs. Almeida was a Senior Clerk for the State of Rhode Island before retiring. She was an avid reader who loved to crochet and taking trips to North Conway, NH which she considered her second home. She also enjoyed bird watching, specifically hummingbirds, having discussions about politics and most of all enjoyed spending time with her family. Besides her husband she leaves two daughters, Susan Derouin of Rumford and Patricia Smith and her husband Timothy of Portsmouth, three grandchildren, Lauren Lindsay, Matthew Rodrigues and Adam Derouin and one brother, David J. Periera. Her funeral will be held on Saturday 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 Saint Francis Xavier Church, North Carpenter St., East Providence. Burial will be in Mount Saint Mary’s Cemetery. Calling hours Friday 5-8.