Regina Jones

Regina D. Jones, 73, of Mowry Avenue, passed away on Tuesday, December 06, 2016 at Waterview Villa.  She was the wife of the late Jesse C. Jones. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Manuel D. and Minnie (Pinto) Rodriques.  Regina was an Engineer for Narragansett Electric for over 40 years before she retired.  She was a member of the Cape Verdean Progressive Center.  She leaves one daughter, Tracyrenee Penha of East Providence, three grandchildren, Guy Penha, Jr., Jamal Penha and Shane Penha, two great grandchildren, Evan Penha and Jamal Penha, Jr., her long time companion, Peter Monteiro, Jr. and one sister, Joyce Perry.  She was the mother of the late Private John R. DaGraca (U.S. Army). Her calling hours will be held on Thursday from 4-7 with a service to follow at 7:00 PM in the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence.  Her funeral will be held on Friday at 11:00 AM with burial to follow at 12:00 PM in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.