Maria Landina Demelo, 82, passed away on Monday, July 12, 2021.
She was the wife of the late Manuel Simas Demelo.
Born in Sao Miguel, Azores, she was the daughter of the late Alvaro and Silvana (Travassos) Sousa.
Mrs. Demelo loved cooking, gardening, and spending time with her entire family. She cherished her family, especially her grandchildren. Her smile was contagious and could light up a room. She will be missed by all.
She leaves one daughter, Ruby Lagoa, and her husband Mario of Rehoboth, one son, Rudy Demelo of Canada, three grandchildren, Megan Simoes Demelo, Adriana, and Nathan Lagoa, three sisters, Florinda Pecsi, Fatima Baron, and Christine Sousa, and one brother, Jose DeSousa. She was the sister of the late Alvaro Sousa and Silvana Oliveira.
Her funeral and visitation will be held on Saturday, July 17, 2021, from 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM in the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00, AM in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Taunton Avenue, Seekonk. Burial will be held in Canada. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the American Heart and Stroke Association, 1 State Street, Unit 200, Providence, RI 02908.