Miscellaneous Bristol County, Massachusetts Obituaries

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BOTELHO -- In this city, Robert "Bobby" John Botelho Jr., of North Dartmouth, aged 20 years, beloved son of Kathleen (Brilhante) Botelho and Lt. Robert John Botelho Sr., stepson of Robert Rogers, all of New Bedford, cousins, Brian and Scott Botelho and Lisa Brilhante, uncles Capt. Antone Botelho Jr. of Freetown and Michael Brilhante of Swansea. Funeral from the PERRY FUNERAL HOME, 111 Dartmouth St., Wednesday, at 8:45. Funeral Mass at St. Anthony Church at 10. Relatives and friends are invited. Visiting hours Tuesday evening only 7-9.

BRUNEAU -- Of New Bedford, Jan. 20, 1996, Marie Alice (Richard), 76, wife of the late Joseph L. Bruneau, mother of Robert Paul Bruneau, Richard D. Bruneau, Wilfred Roland Bruneau, Maurice P. Bruneau, Wilfred Rene Bruneau and Lucille Irene Costa, sister of Leo Richard and Blanche Tremblay. Funeral from the SAUNDERS-DWYER HOME FOR FUNERALS, 495 Park St., New Bedford, Wednesday, at 9. Funeral Mass at St. Mary's Church, Tarkiln Hill Road At 10. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9. Interment Pine Grove Cemetery. 
 
CARDOSO -- Of this city, Jan. 19, Maria Jose (Carreiro), 81 years, widow of Manuel F. Cardoso, mother of Carlos M. Cardoso, Luis M. Cardoso, Guilherme C. Cardoso, Joao C. Cardoso, also survived by 13 grandchildren, a great-granddaughter, several nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral at 8:45 A.M. on Tuesday from the CABRAL-LAMOUREUX FUNERAL HOME, 177 Cove St., New Bedford, Mass., followed by her funeral Mass in St. John The Baptist Church at 10 A.M. Calling hours Monday only 6 p.m. to 9 P.M. Interment St. John Cemetery. 
 
LEVESQUE -- Jan. 20, 1996, in this city, Aldea C. (Champagne), widow of Phillippe J. Levesque of New Bedford, aged 95 years. Funeral from CHAUSSE-DUMONT FUNERAL HOME, 1325 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford, Tuesday, at 9 A.M. Funeral Mass at St. Anthony Church at 10 A.M. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours Sunday and Monday at 2-4 and 7-9 each day. Interment at the Sacred Heart Cemetery. 
 
MCGREEVY -- Brian P., of Fairhaven, Jan. 20, 1996, son of Thomas E., Jr. and Gloria (Renaud) McGreevy, brother of Thomas E. McGreevy III and Shawn McGreevy and uncle of Justine and Colin McGreevy. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from FAIRHAVEN FUNERAL HOME, 117 Main St., Fairhaven, Wednesday, at 9 A.M. Funeral Mass in St. Joseph's Church, Fairhaven, at 10 A.M. Interment Riverside Cemetery. Visiting hours Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9. 
 
SMITH -- Jan. 19, 1996, Osborne L., husband of Fern A. (Stoddard) Smith, Pine Hill Estates, Raynham, aged 91 years. Funeral service in the EGGER FUNERAL HOME, 61 Pearl St., Middleboro, Tues, at 11 A.M. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours Mon. 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. 
 
SOUZA --In Hyannis, Jan. 19, 1996, Leonard E. Souza of Longwood Ave., Onset, son of Beatrice (Mendes) Souza of Buzzards Bay and the late Arthur Souza, father of Renee Souza, Monique Souza and Jason Souza, all of Springfield, brother of Dolores Crowley of Wareham, Bernice Souza of Onset and Barbara Pina of Halifax, dear friend of Carolyn Carreiro of Onset and nephew of Lena Mendes of Dorchester. Funeral from the STOTT, CHAPMAN, COLE & GLEASON FUNERAL HOME, 2599 Cranberry Hwy. (Route 28), Wareham, on Tuesday morning at 9 A.M. Funeral Mass at St. Patrick's Church at 10 A.M. Relatives and friends are invited. Visiting hours will be Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. 

ARAUJO -- In Fall River, Jan. 21, Maria DeLourdes (Ferreira) wife of Julio Araujo of North Dartmouth, age 47. Funeral from the BOULEVARD FUNERAL HOME, 223 Ashley Blvd., Wednesday at 7:45 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass at St. George's Church, North Dartmouth at 9 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours Tuesday 2-4 & 7-9. Interment at St. John's Cemetery.

BOTELHO -- In this city, Robert "Bobby" John Botelho Jr., of North Dartmouth, age 20 years, beloved son of Kathleen (Brilhante) Botelho and Lt. Robert John Botelho Sr., stepson of Robert Rogers, all of New Bedford, cousins, Brian and Scott Botelho and Lisa Brilhante, uncles Capt. Antone Botelho Jr. of Freetown and Michael Brilhante of Swansea. Funeral from the PERRY FUNERAL HOME, 111 Dartmouth St., Wednesday at 8:45. Funeral Mass at St. Anthony Church at 10. Relatives and friends are invited. Visiting hours Tuesday evening only 7-9.

DEWHURST -- Jan. 22, 1996, Miss Florence E. Dewhurst, 86, daughter of the late George and Mary Elizabeth (Geary) Dewhurst, sister of George R. and Edward E. Dewhurst and the late Milton S. Dewhurst. Remembrances may be made to St. Andrew's Episcopal Church 169 Belleville Road, New Bedford, MA 02745. Relatives and friends are invited to the Requiem Eucharist at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church Thursday morning at 10 followed by interment at Pine Grove Cemetery. Calling hours at the DONAGHY FUNERAL HOME 465 County St., Wednesday afternoon ONLY 2-4. Parking area at the rear of the Funeral Home.

FARIA -- Manuel (Gomes), of Fairhaven, Jan. 18, 1996, husband of Irene M. (Roy) Faria. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass in St. Mary's Church, Fairhaven, this morning at 10 a.m. Visiting hours are omitted. Arrangements by the FAIRHAVEN FUNERAL HOME, 117 Main St., Fairhaven. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to one's favorite charity.

FARIAS -- Of this city, Jan. 21, 1996, Herminia deJesus (Farias), age 74 years, widow of Manuel "Manuel Cabral" Farias of New Bedford, mother of Manuel A. Farias, Simon Farias, Dorvalina Medeiros, Diamantina Balanca, Grace Jones, sister of Manuel Farias, Simao Farias, Jose Farias, Maria Farias, Teresinha Farias, Diamantina Santos, Adriana Benoit, also survived by 14 grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral at 7:45 a.m. on Wednesday from the CABRAL-BAYLIES SQUARE FUNERAL HOME, 512 N. Front St., New Bedford, Mass., followed by a Funeral Mass in Our Lady of Immaculate Conception Church at 9 a.m. Calling hours Tuesday only 5-9 p.m. Interment St. John Cemetery.

GITLIN -- Rose (Sanft) Jan. 22, 1996, residence, 200 Hawthorne St., New Bedford. Beloved wife of the late Barney Gitlin, devoted mother of Irving Gitlin of New Bedford, dear sister of Louis Sanft of Fall River, Sunny Sanft of Fall River, Aaron Sanft of Arizona, Ruth Groh of New Bedford, Ethel Schwartz of Swansea, Goldie Rudachevsky of Cranston, R.I., Bertha Nowenstein of Bronx, N.Y., and Shirley Cudish of California, loving grandmother of Brian and Rachel Gitlin. Funeral Services Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Congregation Ades Israel, 1647 Robeson St., Fall River. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to your favorite charity. Shiva will be observed at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Irving Gitlin, 276 Ryan St., New Bedford, through Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Arrangements are by the MAX SUGARMAN MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 458 Hope St. (Corner of Doyle Ave.) Providence.

GOLDRICK -- Passed away Jan. 22, 1996, Robert N. Goldrick, husband of Emma Elizabeth J. (Sutcliffe) Goldrick of New Bedford, in his 77th year. Services to which relatives and friends are invited will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Grace Episcopal Church County St. New Bedford. Calling hours at the POTTER FUNERAL HOME, 81 Reed Road, Westport, Tuesday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to: Bishop Stang Scholarship Fund, Slocum Road, North Dartmouth, MA. 02747. Interment in Maple Grove Cemetery, Westport. U.S. Army Veteran.

MCGREEVY -- Brian P., of Fairhaven, Jan. 20, 1996, son of Thomas E., Jr. and Gloria (Renaud) McGreevy, brother of Thomas E. McGreevy III and Shawn McGreevy and uncle of Justine and Colin McGreevy. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from FAIRHAVEN FUNERAL HOME, 117 Main St., Fairhaven, Wednesday at 9 a.m. Funeral Mass in St. Joseph's Church, Fairhaven, at 10 a.m. Interment Riverside Cemetery. Visiting hours Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9.

PHILABAUM -- Paul E., 43 years, of Acushnet. Husband of Theresa (Parreira) Philabaum, father of Paul J., Kevin J. and Christine J. Philabaum, son of Cecil and Dorothy (Green) Philabaum, brother of John R. Philabaum. A Service in Celebration of His Life will be held Wednesday, Jan. 24, 1996, at 11 a.m. in the FAIRLAWN MORTUARY, 180 Washington St., Fairhaven. Relatives and friends invited. At the request of his family there will be no visiting hours. Memorial Contributions may be sent to the Acushnet Community Center, c/o Charles Pelletier, 130 Main St., Acushnet, MA 02743. Burial Private.

PINA -- OF WHITMAN, JAN. 20, LAURA (GRACE) PINA, WIFE OF THE LATE RAYMOND L. PINA; MOTHER OF BRENDA A. (PINA) DEPINA OF WHITMAN, RAYMOND R. PINA OF TAUNTON, RONALD L. PINA OF RESEDA, CALIF., JOHN L. SANTOS OF MARION, AND THE LATE CARL R. PINA, 13 GRANDCHILDREN AND FIVE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN, SEVERAL NIECES AND NEPHEW. CALLING HOURS 2-4 AND 7-9 ON TUESDAY, JAN. 23, AT THE WILLIAMS-LOPES FUNERAL HOME, 81 GREEN ST., BROCKTON. FUNERAL SERVICES WEDNESDAY, JAN. 24, AT THE BAPTIST CHURCH OF ALL NATIONS, WINTHROP ST., TAUNTON. VIEWING AT NOON WITH SERVICES FOLLOWING AT 1 P.M. BURIAL WILL BE AT COLEBROOK Cemetery, WHITMAN.

SMIETANA -- In New Bedford, Jan. 22, 1996, Sophia Smietana of New Bedford, daughter of the late Stanislaw and Frances (Wojtal) Smietana. Sister of Emilia Foy, Janina Bryden, Josephine Delano, Wanda E. Francis, Thaddeus Smietana and Walter Smietana. Funeral from the SCHICK FUNERAL HOME, 472 Ashley Blvd., Thursday at 9 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in St. James Church at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours, Wednesday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Interment Pine Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Boston Floating Hospital, Pediatric Hematology, c/o Dr. Larry Wolf, 750 Washington St., Boston, MA 02111.

BASTIEN -- IN THIS CITY, JANUARY 23, ELSIE C. (CATLOW) BASTIEN, WIFE OF KENNETH BASTIEN, OF NEW BEDFORD, AGED 68 YEARS. FUNERAL PRIVATE. A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT A LATER DATE. CALLING HOURS AT THE LATHAM FUNERAL HOME, 823 BROCK AVENUE, THURSDAY EVENING ONLY 7-9 P.M. IN LIEU OF FLOWERS, A DONATION IS REQUESTED TO OUTPATIENT DIABETES EDUCATION, C/O DEBORAH LEVE, ST. LUKE'S HOSPITAL, 101 PAGE ST., NEW BEDFORD, MA 02740.

BESSETTE -- OF BROCKTON, JAN. 23, ROGER H. BESSETTE, 74 YEARS, HUSBAND OF THE LATE LUCILLE (LACOUTURE) BISSETTE, FATHER OF PAUL, ROGER, MICHAEL, JACQUES, MARC, PETER AND JOHN BESSETTE, DENISE SWARTZ AND JACQUELINE DENNEHY. FUNERAL BY CONLEY FUNERAL HOME, 138 BELMONT ST. (RT. 123), BROCKTON, FRIDAY AT 9 A.M. FUNERAL MASS IN ST. COLMAN CHURCH AT 10 A.M. VISITING HOURS THURSDAY 2-4, 7-9 P.M. INTERMENT CALVARY Cemetery, BROCKTON.

BROWN -- IN FALL RIVER JAN. 23, 1996 MARY RADCLIFFE (STONE) BROWN, AGE 84 YEARS, OF NB, MOTHER OF RALPH A. BROWN. VISITING HOURS AT THE WILSON CHAPEL 479 COUNTY ST. AT THE CORNER OF ELM ST., NB ON WEDNESDAY FROM 2-4 AND 7-9 PM. INTERIOR RAMP AVAILABLE THROUGH THE REAR ENTRANCE. A RITUAL SERVICE WILL BE CONDUCTED BY NEW BEDFORD CHAPTER #49 ORDER OF EASTERN STAR AT 7:30 P.M. WEDNESDAY. HER SERVICE WILL BE HELD ON THURSDAY MORNING AT 11 A.M. AT THE FUNERAL HOME FOLLOWED BY BURIAL IN OAK GROVE CEMETERY IN NB. REMEMBRANCES MAY BE MADE AT THE EPILEPSY FOUNDATION 59 TEMPLE PLACE, BOSTON, MA. OR THE LEAHY CLINIC IN BURLINGTON, MA. 41 MALL ROAD.

CANNON -- IN E. WAREHAM JAN. 22, 1996 WALTER C. CANNON HUSBAND OF DEBORAH (SEMPLE) CANNON OF TYLER AVE. FATHER OF MICHAEL A. CANNON, MATTHEW B. CANNON AND MELISSA J. CANNON ALL OF WAREHAM. BROTHER OF CARL AND KEITH CANNON BOTH OF WAREHAM AND THE LATE VIRGINIA HOLMES. A GRAVE SIDE SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT THE AGAWAM CEMETERY WAREHAM ON THURSDAY MORNING AT 10:00 AM RELATIVES AND FRIENDS ARE INVITED. VISITING WILL BE AT THE STOTT, CHAPMAN, COLE & GLEASON FUNERAL HOME 2599 CRANBERRY HWY (RT 28) WAREHAM ON WEDNESDAY FROM 6 TO 9 PM. IN LIEU OF FLOWERS DONATIONS MAY BE MADE IN HIS NAME TO THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY 208 WASHINGTON ST. FAIRHAVEN, MA 02719 OR MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL FRUIT ST. BOSTON MA 02114.

DACOSTA -- Of New Bedford, January 22, 1996, Jose Garcia daCosta, 67, husband of the late Maria (Vincente) daCosta, brother of Maria E. Garcia daCosta Pacheco and Jamie Garcia daCosta. Funeral from the SAUNDERS-DWYER HOME FOR FUNERALS, 495 Park St., New Bedford, Thursday at 9. Funeral Mass at St. John The Baptist Church at 10. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9. Interment St. John Cemetery.

DEMELLO -- In California, Frank DeMello, formerly of New Bedford, Jan. 22, 1996. Donations may be made in his memory to the American Cancer Society, 1115 West Chestnut St., Brockton, MA 02401.

DEWHURST -- January 22, 1996 Miss Florence E. Dewhurst 86, daughter of the late George and Mary Elizabeth (Geary) Dewhurst, sister of George R. and Edward E. Dewhurst and the late Milton S. Dewhurst. Remembrances may be made to St. Andrew's Episcopal Church 169 Belleville Road, New Bedford, Mass. 02745. Relatives and friends are invited to the Requiem Eucharist at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church Thursday morning at 10 followed by interment at Pine Grove Cemetery. Calling hours at the DONAGHY FUNERAL HOME 465 County St. Wednesday afternoon ONLY 2-4. Parking area at the rear of the Funeral Home.

FARIAS -- Of this city, Jan. 21, 1996, Herminia deJesus (Farias), aged 74 years, widow of Manuel "Manuel Cabral" Farias of New Bedford, mother of Manuel A. Farias, Simon Farias, Dorvalina Medeiros, Diamantina Balanca, Grace Jones, sister of Manuel Farias, Simao Farias, Jose Farias, Maria Farias, Teresinha Farias, Diamantina Santos, Adriana Benoit, also survived by 14 grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral at 7:45 a.m. on Wednesday from the CABRAL-BAYLIES SQUARE FUNERAL HOME, 512 North Front Street, New Bedford, MA, followed by a Funeral Mass in Our Lady of Immaculate Conception Church at 9:00 a.m. Calling hours Tuesday only 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Interment St. John Cemetery.

GOLDRICK -- Passed away January 22, 1996, Robert N. Goldrick, husband of Emma Elizabeth J. (Sutcliffe) Goldrick of New Bedford in his 77th year. Services to which relatives and friends are invited will be held Wednesday at 11:00 A.M. at Grace Episcopal Church County St. New Bedford. Calling hours at the POTTER FUNERAL HOME, 81 Reed Rd. Westport Tuesday 2-4 & 7-9 P.M. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to: Bishop Stang Scholarship Fund, Slocum Rd. No. Dartmouth, MA. 02747. Interment in Maple Grove Cemetery, Westport. U.S. Army Veteran.

GREGORY -- JANUARY 22, 1996 LENA N. (PICKUP) GREGORY, 99 FORMERLY OF CAROLINE STREET, MOTHER OF BETTY L. KING AND RUTH M. SCHLEEWEIS, GRANDMOTHER OF KATHI L. ZELLER, JOAN E. CONNOR, MARK A. SCHLEEWEIS, GARY M. KING. REMEMBRANCES MAY BE MADE TO THE JOSLIN CLINIC, 1 JOSLIN PLACE, BOSTON, MASS. 02215. GRAVESIDE SERVICES CONDUCTED BY REV. ELLIE REED OF TRINITY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH WERE HELD TUESDAY AFTERNOON AT PINE GROVE CEMETERY. ARRANGEMENTS BY THE DONAGHY FUNERAL HOME.

HAYES -- OF WAREHAM, JAN. 22, 1996, RAYMOND JOSEPH HAYES, BELOVED HUSBAND OF HELEN (GRAY) HAYES, BROTHER OF ALAN C. HAYES OF CARVER, JOHN F. HAYES JR. OF ROCHESTER AND THE LATE SYLVIA PELLETIER AND THE LATE NORMA LEMOS. A GRAVESIDE SERVICE WILL BE HELD ON THURSDAY AT THE VA NATIONAL CEMETERY, BOURNE, AT 11:00 A.M. RELATIVES AND FRIENDS INVITED. VISITING HOURS WILL BE WEDNESDAY AT THE STOTT, CHAPMAN, COLE & GLEASON FUNERAL HOME, 2599 CRANBERRY HIGHWAY (RT. 28), WAREHAM, FROM 2-4 & 7-9 P.M. DONATIONS IN HIS MEMORY MAY BE MADE TO THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOC., 20 SPEEN STREET, FRAMINGHAM, MA 01701.

KENNEDY-- OF NORTH DARTMOUTH, JANUARY 22, 1996, CHARLES T. "SHAM", 80, HUSBAND OF RITA (GOULD) KENNEDY, FATHER OF SANDRA DALTON AND SHARON KENNEDY, GRANDFATHER OF KRISTEN DALTON, BROTHER OF JAMES F. KENNEDY AND GEORGE KENNEDY. FUNERAL FROM THE SAUNDERS-DWYER HOME FOR FUNERALS, 495 PARK ST., NEW BEDFORD, FRIDAY AT 9. FUNERAL MASS AT ST. ANTHONY'S CHURCH, NEW BEDFORD AT 10. RELATIVES AND FRIENDS ARE INVITED TO ATTEND. VISITING HOURS THURSDAY 2-4 AND 7-9. INTERMENT ST. MARY CEMETERY.

MEDEIROS -- Of New Bedford, January 23, 1996, Gilbert R., 68, husband of Irene A. (Ormonde) Medeiros, father of Louise D. Medeiros and Atty. Jane M. Friedman, brother of Lorraine T. Marashio. Funeral from the SAUNDERS-DWYER HOME FOR FUNERALS, 495 Park St., New Bedford, Friday at 8. Funeral Mass at the Church of the Holy Name at 9. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours Thursday 3-7 p.m. Interment Mass. National Cemetery, Bourne. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Rose Hawthorne Lathrop Home, 1600 Bay St., Fall River, MA 02724.

MORSE -- PASSED AWAY JAN. 23, 1996, NATHANIEL S. MORSE, SR., HUSBAND OF VIOLETTE H. (STEVENS) MORSE OF WESTPORT IN HIS 86TH YEAR. PRIVATE SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT THE CONVENIENCE OF THE FAMILY. KINDLY OMIT FLOWERS. ARRANGEMENTS ARE BY THE POTTER FUNERAL HOME, 81 REED RD., WESTPORT.

SMIETANA -- In New Bedford, January 22, 1996, Sophia Smietana of New Bedford, daughter of the late Stanislaw and Frances (Wojtal) Smietana. Sister of Emilia Foy, Janina Bryden, Josephine Delano, Wanda E. Francis, Thaddeus Smietana and Walter Smietana. Funeral from the SCHICK FUNERAL HOME, 472 Ashley Blvd., Thursday at 9 A.M., followed by a Funeral Mass in St. James Church at 10 A.M. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours, Wednesday, 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Interment Pine Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Boston Floating Hospital, Pediatric Hematology, c/o Dr. Larry Wolf, 750 Washington St., Boston, MA 02111.


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