PORTUGAL- Clarinda Fernandes, 96, of Portugal passed away in her sleep on March 4, 2014. She was the beloved wife of the late Horacio Ferreira.
Born in Portugal, daughter of the late Manuel and Recardina Maria Fernandes.
Clarinda was a homemaker, loved by everyone who knew her; she had a great love for her family, and life in general.
She is survived by two sons, Herculano and his wife Clarinda Ferreira, of N. Smithfield, R.I., Manuel and his wife Madalena Ferreira, of Mortagua, Portugal, She also was the sister of Julie Oliveira, of Macieira Mortaqua, Portugal, four grandchildren, Miguel Ferreira, of Pomfret, Ct., Denis Ferreira, of Wrentham, Ma., Clarinda Martins and Isabel Duart, of Portugal, and seven great-grandchildren.
She was the sister of the late Maria Fernandes, and Porfirio Fernandes.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday March 29, 2014 at 11 A.M.in Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church, 1409 Park Ave. Woonsocket, R.I. Relatives and friends are invited.