2006-06-08 / Obituaries

Robert Anthony Ferreira, 75

Robert Anthony Ferreira, 75, of Seaside Drive, Jamestown, and Palm Coast, Fla., died May 31, 2006 at the Village House Nursing Home in Newport.

He was the husband of Gabriela (Tavares) Ferreira.

Born in Fall River, Mass., he was a son of the late John Ferreira and Francisca (Martin) Ferreira.

AFlorida resident for 14 years, he moved to Jamestown one year ago.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, during the Korean War and worked for the former Ashwood Foundry in Somerset, Mass., before his retirement.

Besides his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Jo-Ann Vickers, of Jamestown, a son, Robert Patrick Vickers, of Jamestown, a granddaughter, Mei-Ella Catherine Vickers, and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late George Desmarais and Antone Viveiros Sr.

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