|Birth: ||Mar. 31, 1944|
Azores Region, Portugal
|Death: ||Nov. 23, 2011|
Rosa C. (Pereira) Almeida, age 67 passed away on Wednesday November 23, 2011 at St. Luke's Hospital New Bedford. She was the beloved wife of Flausino D. Almeida. The couple celebrated their 44th wedding anniversary this past September.
Born in Achadinha, St. Michael, Ašores, Mrs. Almeida lived in New Bedford for the past 44 years. She was the daughter of the late Manuel and Mariana (Isabel) Pereira.
Rosa immigrated to the United States in 1967 and worked as a stitcher for Calvin Clothing in New Bedford. She was a parishioner of Immaculate Conception Church. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, knitting, and spending time with her family, especially her dearest grandchildren who she called, "the joys of her life."
Survivors in addition to her husband are her two sons, four brothers, two sisters, and her two grandchildren. She was the sister of the late Odilia Medeiros of Achadinha, St. Michael.
Her funeral will be held on Tuesday November 29, 2011 at 8 AM from the Rock Funeral Home 1285 Ashley Boulevard in New Bedford Massachusetts 02745 followed by a funeral mass at 9 AM at Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church, 136 Earle Street, New Bedford, Massachusetts 02745. Visiting hours Monday November 28, 2011 from 5-8 PM. Burial at Pine Grove Cemetery.
Pine Grove Cemetery
Created by: Jim Grasela
Record added: Jul 15, 2012
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