2006-03-09 / Obituaries

Idalina P. Medeiros, 91

Idalina P. (Furtado) Medeiros, 91, of Clarke Street died Monday at Somerset Ridge, Somerset, Mass. She was the beloved wife of Frank Medeiros for 55 years.

Born in Fall River, Mass., she was a daughter of the late Joseph P. and Maria (Lawrence) Furtado.

Mrs. Medeiros' passion was gardening, especially flowers. She also enjoyed cooking and baking. She was a communicant of St. Mark Church.

Besides her husband, she leaves a sister, Agnes Castanho of Somerset, Mass.; two goddaughters, Sr. Frances Thomas of Framingham, Mass., and Lisa Johnson of East Freetown, Mass.; and many nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Mary Medeiros, Louise Costa, Margaret Camara, Bobbie Soares, Joseph, Arthur, and Tony and Bill Furtado.

Her funeral will be held Saturday, March 11 at 7:45 a.m. from the Fagan-Quinn Funeral Home, 825 Boston Neck Rd., North Kingstown, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9 a.m. in St. Mark Church, 60 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown.

Burial will be in St. Mark Cemetery. Visiting hours are tomorrow from 4 to 7 p.m.

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