Rita M. (Araujo) Furtado

Rita M. (Araujo) Furtado, 68, of Woodward Avenue passed away Thursday June 18, 2015. She was the wife of Joao M. Furtado. Born in Sao Miguel, Azores she was a daughter of the late Antonio M. and Maria C. (Matos) Araujo. Mrs. Furtado worked in the quality control department for Evans Findings before retiring. She was a communicant of Saint Xavier’s Church. Besides her husband she leaves three sons, Leo A. Furtado and his wife Sandy, Nelson A. Furtado and his wife Danielle and Nilton A. Furtado, two grandchildren, Ethan and Katelyn Furtado, one sister, Margarita Costa, four brothers, Jose, Luis, Antone and Nuno Araujo. She was the sister of the late Ana Maria Amaral-Braga. Her funeral will be held on Tuesday 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 Street. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Monday 4-8.