Patricia A. Alves

Patricia A. Alves, 75, passed away on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at Rhode Island Hospital. She was the wife of the late Domingo A. Alves. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Herbert and Harriet (Taylor) Ross.  Mrs. Alves worked in the accounts payable department at Brown University for 26 years before she retired. After her retirement, she also worked for several years at the Taft Avenue Daycare. She also volunteered her time at the Mount Hope Daycare Center and was a member of the Rhode Island Seniors Association. She leaves one daughter, Danielle M. Alves and her husband Charles Holliday of Providence, one son, Ronald L. Alves of Providence, three grandchildren, Tiarra, Tiondra and Gianna, one brother, Charles Ross of East Providence, four nieces, Alexandra Marzan-Gallop, Denise Summerville, Julie Hoosier, Sherri Ross and eight great nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Harriet Marzan.  Her calling hours will be held on Thursday, December 7, 2017 from 10-12 PM in the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a service to follow at 12:00 PM. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.