Connie F. Pestana 60, of New York Avenue entered into eternal rest on Friday, February 15,2013 at her home surrounded by her loving family and friends.
She was the wife of the late Jose Pestana.
Born in Ponta Garca, Sao Miguel, Azores she was a daughter of the late Joao F. DaRibeira and Maria C. DeAmaral.
Mrs. Pestana worked for Dunkin Donuts for 19 years before retiring in 2006. She was a communicant of Our Lady of the Rosary Church.
She leaves one daughter; Debbie Camara of Providence, one son; Paul J. Pestana of Providence, five grandchildren; Kyle, Sydney, Dylan and Ayden Camara and Olivia Pestana, one sister; Maria Furtado of Sao Miguel, four brothers; Joao Amaral of Providence, Jose Furtado, Carlos Furtado and Hermano Furtado all of Sao Miguel and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Antonio, Dinis and Manuel Furtado.
Her funeral will be held on Thursday 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 Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Traverse Street, Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Wednesday 4-8. Contributions to Home & Hospice Care of RI or the Alzheimers Association would be appreciated.