Bertha R. Monteiro
Bertha R. Montiero
MANVILLE -- Bertha R. Monteiro, 76, of Spring St. died Thursday, June 21, 2012 in Landmark Medical Center, with her family by her side.
She was the wife of the late Earl "Mickey" Montiero.
Born in Newport, R.I. daughter of the late Miguel and Florence (Chabot) Monteiro. Bertha lived in Cumberland most of her life moving to Manville in 1995.
Bertha worked for Spidel, Donnelly's Manufacturing, and also as a machinist for Miller Electric, and Balfour, in Attleboro, prior to retiring, in 1996. After her retirement she dedicated her life, for her great niece and nephew Emily and Dylan King, who she was with on a daily basis since their birth. She adored and loved them as if they were her own children.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews and also great nieces and nephews.
She also is survived by her stepchildren, Pete, Michael Montero and Patricia Francheschi.
She was the sister of the late Milton M, Leroy, Francis, Edward, Monteiro, Elsie Gagnon, Delia Menard, Florence Thibodeau, and Dorothy Neet.
Her Funeral will be held Tuesday, at 9 A.M. from the S.DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home 1583 Diamond Hill Rd. Woonsocket, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 A.M. in St Agatha's Church, Joffre Ave. Woonsocket. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery, Cumberland. Relatives and friends are invited: Calling hours are Monday from 7-9 P.M.