Paulo J. Antunes

Paulo J. Antunes, 58, of East Providence, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, July 18, 2021 at RI Hospital.  He was the fiancé of Laura Patricio with whom he made his home.

Born in São Brás, Terceira, Azores, he was a son of the late Manuel and Maria Vieira (Nunes) Antunes.  Paulo was a group leader in the laundry department at Rhode Island Hospital for over 25 years.  He was a Patriots football fan and enjoyed playing poker and sueca.

Besides his fiancé, he leaves one daughter, Teresa M. Antunes and her fianceé Allen Smith of Falmouth, MA., two grandchildren, Jonathan Michael and Declan Paulo, two sisters, Maria Manuel Godinho of East Providence and Maria Estela Dias of East Providence and one brother, Manuel Fernando Antunes of Terecira.  Paulo also leaves behind Laura’s children to whom they considered as a father, Marco Patricio of East Providence, Monica Pacheco and her husband Steve of Swansea, MA, Nuno Patricio and his wife Kimberly of East Providence and Manuel Patricio of East Providence, six grandchildren, Isabella, Victoria, Nicolas, Samantha, Jacob and Dominic.

His funeral and visitation will be on Saturday, July 24, 2021 from 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.  in the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Service to follow at 1 P.M. Burial will be private.



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8 entries.
Filo p from Pawtucket wrote on July 21, 2021 at 4:54 pm
I was saddened to hear that you passed away, sending healing prayers and comforting hugs to the family, Rest easily
Steve from Warren wrote on July 21, 2021 at 9:33 am
God bless you and your family. Going to miss you Paul. All the years i’ve known you working in the laundry you have always been an awesome person and made life a lot easier working there. I hope you are watching down on us all. RIP :(
Patricia Villella from Johnston wrote on July 21, 2021 at 7:36 am
To all of “Uncle Paulie” family, My deepest condolences! My thoughts and prayers are with you all! Sincerely Pat Villella
Paula from Rumford wrote on July 20, 2021 at 5:55 pm
We all so heartbroken for your loss ,still in disbelief ,we goin to miss you so much ,god took another sweet angel by his side ,we all were very blessed to have known you for so many years RIP
Eduardo e Rose Rodrigues from Palm Coast, Florida wrote on July 20, 2021 at 5:54 pm
Os nossos sentidos pêsames para à família e amigos, que Deus o tenha no seu reino no céu. 🙏
Mabel Delgado from Pawtucket wrote on July 20, 2021 at 4:41 pm
My sincere condolences to the family and may Paulo RIP
Denis from Metivier wrote on July 20, 2021 at 2:18 pm
Thank You for all the fond memories we shared together .You'll be surely missed by all your co-workers at R.I Hospital. Rest in peace brother 🙏
José & Coralia Estrela from Attleboro wrote on July 20, 2021 at 12:43 pm
As nossas sentidas condolencies à Familia enlutada que a sua Alma descance em páz