Joao M. Belarosa

Joao M. Belarosa, 69, passed away on Friday, May 8, 2020 at Roger Williams Hospital. He was the husband of Loretta A. (Rocha) Belarosa to whom he was married for 30 years. Born in Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel, Azores, he was a son of the late Manuel and Francisca (DaSilva) Belarosa. Mr. Belarosa was a tool maker for Greystone Induplate Co. for 24 years before retiring. He enjoyed gardening, fishing and watching soccer. Besides his wife he leaves one daughter, Mary Ellen Castaldi and her husband Joseph of Cranston, two grandchildren, Joseph and Vincent Castaldi, two brothers, Jose Belarosa of Cranston and Louis Belarosa of Florida and one niece, Jessica Belarosa. His funeral service will be private.



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Carol Fagundes Carroll from Riverside wrote on June 3, 2020 at 10:19 am
So sorry for your loss. Thinking of you this morning. Peace be with you. Cousin Carol
Jim Deffley from Cookeville, TN wrote on May 13, 2020 at 10:35 am
Loretta, So sorry to hear of Joao's passing. He was one of the band of brothers at the Tool Co. Hard workers and great people my prayers and condolences go out to you at this time and may God hold you all in the palm of his hand bless you and protect you at this difficult time.
Liz (Shorty) from Bristol, RI wrote on May 12, 2020 at 7:11 pm
Loretta Ann and Mary Ellen. I am very, very sorry for your loss. Sending you prayers. 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻❤️❤️
Brenda L Macari from Barrington wrote on May 12, 2020 at 8:35 am
Loretta and Mary Ellen, Please accept our deepest and most heartfelt condolences at this most challenging time. May you find comfort and the strength to cope. We are here for you Loretta. Love, Peter and Brenda Tomaselli
Samantha Tavares from Cranston wrote on May 11, 2020 at 9:31 pm
i Will always appreciate the times I had with you tio , I love you and I wish I knew sooner so I could hug you one more time . Passing my condolences. Xo
Lori from Pawt wrote on May 11, 2020 at 8:29 pm
Mary Ellen , our hearts are deeply hurt by joao's passing . we know how much you and your boys loved him. we loved him also more than he would ever realize. His influence will be felt for generations to come by his influence in culture and pure love. You will forever be or family and we do miss you dearly. Please remember how ever much time passes you are ours and we are your family. Xxoo ❤️ much love to you and your boys
Rose Pereira from East Providence RI wrote on May 11, 2020 at 6:23 pm
Loretta was so sorry to read about your Joao . I remember him making the homemade sausage and all the laughs we had when you were searching for your first home. It was a sale I’ll never forget . I was so happy for you and Joao . Please know that I am thinking about you and praying for you during these difficult times ahead . Love Rose Pereira
Denise Lancellotti from SMITHFIELD wrote on May 11, 2020 at 11:40 am
Loretta, I am so sorry to hear of John's passing. My heartfelt sympathy to you and your family. I only have good and (funny) memories of the RI Tool days! May he rest in peace. Denise
Lisa Cherwinski from Providence wrote on May 11, 2020 at 5:54 am
My prayers go out to your family, you will be sadly missed. I was happy to meet you at induplate you were nice and funny guy . You always kept me laughing. Again it was and honor to you.
Armando Luis from Riverside wrote on May 10, 2020 at 6:42 pm
I was sadden to hear of Joao passing. He was a dear friend who I've known since I was a child. My heart goes out to his family, they will be in my thoughts and prayers.
Marcia Serapiglia from Scituate wrote on May 10, 2020 at 8:16 am
Loretta Ann and Mary Ellen, my deepest sympathies to you and to the rest of your family. May you find peace and comfort during this time.
Julie Penha from Riverside wrote on May 9, 2020 at 8:39 pm
Loretta, my deepest sympathies! May he Rest In Eternal Peace!!
Mike Bentley from East Providence wrote on May 9, 2020 at 7:19 pm
My condolences on your loss. God Bless.
Wayne Holden Sr from Attleboro wrote on May 9, 2020 at 6:33 pm
Loretta I'm so sorry My prayers to you and your family
David E DiPietro SR. wrote on May 9, 2020 at 6:25 pm
So sorry for your loss Loretta, My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. God bless 🙏 💞
Barbara and Bobby Ciekho from Rehoboth wrote on May 9, 2020 at 6:02 pm
So sorry for your loss xo
Iesha DeAndrade-Nary from East Providence wrote on May 9, 2020 at 5:49 pm
So sorry for your loss.
Eilene Pimental mello from Coventry wrote on May 9, 2020 at 5:35 pm
So sorry for your loss
Roberta Gentes from Mount Laurel wrote on May 9, 2020 at 5:07 pm
Loretta & Mary Ellen & Family, Sending my condolences to all of you.