Maria T. (Ledo) Gouveia, 72, a homemaker of Jambray Avenue, Warwick passed away Friday at Philip Hulitar Hospice Center. She was the beloved wife of Jose A. Gouveia. Born in Sao Miguel, Azores, she was a daughter of the late Francisco and Angelina (Correia) Ledo.
Mrs. Gouveia enjoyed taking care of her family, was a great cook and was always generous to others, asking for nothing in return.
She was the loving mother of Joe Gouveia of Exeter, Sylvia Cacchiotti of Warwick and Lucy Costa, Carlos Gouveia, Anna Gouveia and Theresa Gouveia, all of West Warwick. Caring sister of Antonio Ledo and Jose Ledo, both of West Warwick and the late Sylvia Amaral. Cherished grandmother of thirteen and great grandmother of one.
Her funeral will be held Wednesday at 8:00 am from THE PRATA-MURPHY FUNERAL HOME, 78 Providence Street, West Warwick with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:00 am in St. Anthony Church, Maple Avenue, West Warwick. Burial will follow in SS Peter & Paul Cemetery, Coventry.
Relatives and friends are invited and may call Tuesday 4-7 pm.
Reported: 11/27/11 (Show all obituaries for this day)
By: Prata-Murphy Funeral Home (Show all obituaries and information about this funeral home)