Nancy L. Lopes

Nancy L. Lopes, 83, of East Providence, passed away on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at East gate Nursing & Rehabilitation.  She was the wife of Domingos R. Lopes

Born in Falmouth, MA, she was a daughter of the late Richard and Adeline (Lomba) Alves.   Nancy worked at the Providence VA Medical Center before she retired.  She was a member of the women’s guild at the Cape Verdean Progressive Club and a “Red hat” member for many years.  Nancy enjoyed playing the keyboard, golf and bowling.  Nancy was most passionate about painting.

Besides her husband she leaves two daughters, Debra Pena Brown and Kathleen Wright both of East Providence, two sons, David Pena and Kenneth Pena both of Cape Cod, two sisters Judy Mims and Sandra Alves and one brother, Ralphie Alves.  She was the mother of the late Kevin Pena, the grandmother of the late Natasha Lobo and the sister of the late Betty Alves, Barbara Garcia and Jerry Alves.

Due to the coronavirus crisis, a private family prayer service will take place at Perry-McStay Funeral Home. Friends and family are invited to view a live video stream on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 1:00 P.M.


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Wayne Pena from East Wareham wrote on May 21, 2020 at 12:50 pm
Sending my thoughts and prayers to Debbie Kathy Kenny David
Cheryl E Lopes from Providence wrote on May 18, 2020 at 5:55 pm
Dear Uncle Mingo,and Debbie, Kathy, David, and Kenneth, Deepest condolences for the loss of your beloved Nancy. She could not have been a more sweet or loving person! She was the best of the month of May, so it was fitting that her birthday was May 16. She is at rest now and I pray that you will all find comfort in this difficult time. Love, Cheryl and (SIL) Henri
DAVID MANUEL PENA from W harwich wrote on May 17, 2020 at 11:36 pm
Michelle Carchide from Mansfield wrote on May 17, 2020 at 6:19 pm
Debbie, Kathy, David, Kenny and family, Sorry for the loss of your mom, Aunty Nancy will be missed by many. She was my sisters Godmother and Ramona shared happy memories of sleepovers on Fresh Pond Road-Aunty Nancy made her favorite dessert, Gufong :). May God welcome her into heaven and unite her with her family and loved ones.
Christina A. Pena from East Providence wrote on May 16, 2020 at 8:02 pm
Mingo, Debra and Kathy, my deepest condolences in the lost of your wife and mother. Nancy was such a good person. May your memories of her take the place of any sadness you feel.
Henry and Peni (Lopez) Miller from Clearwater wrote on May 15, 2020 at 10:44 am
Uncle Mingo Our love prayers and thoughts are with you and our cousins.. Auntie Nancy was a sweetheart and the unconditional love you two shared was beautiful. We wish we could be with you. We will never forget the beautiful experience we had with both of you when you were looking to build your home here in Florida. That time and so many more we shared with you and Auntie. We love you very much. Rest in Paradise Auntie Nancy
Judith Reis from East Providence wrote on May 14, 2020 at 11:21 pm
My deepest condolences to Debbie Kathy and your brother's may God give you all the strength you need at this time may your Mom Rest in Paradise Heaven has gained another angel 🙏💞💞🙏
Nikki from Bronx wrote on May 14, 2020 at 9:43 pm
Debby, Kathy, David and Kenny, I’m so sorry that you lost your dear Mom. I love that Auntie Namcy was fun to be with and I have many fond memories spending weekends and trips with you all. Love you all. Sending hugs and praying for you all.
Dena Boykin from Rex,Ga wrote on May 14, 2020 at 8:59 pm
My deepest sympathies !!! Nancy was a very sweet woman . Debbie I wish I could be there for you but know my heart is always with you . Kathy, David, Kenny , Debbie , her spirit lives on !
Karen Cross from Lynn wrote on May 14, 2020 at 8:48 pm
Clyde and I send our condolences to the family. So sorry for your loss.
Jacqueline Santos from North Bergen, NJ wrote on May 14, 2020 at 12:37 pm
Our deepest condolences .. Debby, Kathy, David, Kenny & Family.. We are so saddened to hear of the passing of Nancy... We have so many fond memories of your Mom and all of us growing up on Fresh Pond. Our hearts & prayers are with you today and always... We are with you even though we can't be with you. May she RIP all of our love.. Arlene, George, Jacqueline, Barry and Janice
Domingo Pena from Ft Myers wrote on May 14, 2020 at 11:36 am
My Sincerest Condolences Nancy and Family and friends. Always such a kind and warm person. May God be kind to your family going thru such devastating events this past week. Your in my thoughts and prayers.
Rosemary Monteiro Jennings Gomes from Providence wrote on May 14, 2020 at 11:19 am
Dear Mingo, Kathy, and Family, So sorry to learn of your loss. Nancy is a sweet loving soul who will be greatly missed. You have our deepest sympathy and send our deepest condolences to all of you. May Nancy rest in peace. Sincerely, Rosemary, Kevin, Brian, and Gary Jennings Gomes
MR. WAYNE ROSE from Dennis, MA. wrote on May 14, 2020 at 11:13 am
So sorry for you loss. Prayer go out to the family. Treasure her God in your garden of rest. For hear on earth she was on of our best; May she R.I.P.
Janelle Lopes from Orlando wrote on May 14, 2020 at 9:52 am
My deepest condolences to Kenny, David,Kathy,and Debbie. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. 🙏💔😢💝
Bonita Valles from East Providence wrote on May 14, 2020 at 9:13 am
There is no one in this world like your mother. She will be with you always. My deepest condolences to you and your family during this time.
Donna Medeiros from Seekonk wrote on May 14, 2020 at 8:16 am
Kathy and Debbie my heart is with you and your family
Nancy Price-Lopez from Providence wrote on May 14, 2020 at 6:14 am
Uncle Mingo, My heart goes out to you for the loss of your love. May she rest in peace! I love you uncle Mingo as always!
Barbara Baptiste Perry from East Providence wrote on May 13, 2020 at 10:31 pm
So sad to see you go. We were life long friends. You were always kind sweet and easy to have as a friend. So sorry for your loss Debbie, Kathy, David and Kenny. Prayers for strength and peace. Love you guys.
Lionel Hall and Grace Gomes from Bourne Ma wrote on May 13, 2020 at 10:22 pm
Debbie Kathy David and Kenny we're so sorry for your loss your mom was a wonderful lady always smiling and happy We had fun growing up and hanging out At Nancy's house I remember the party Kathy use to have and Nancy was always There supervising . She was so much fun We will miss her. RIP. Our condolences To the family. Love you all.