2008-03-27 / Obituaries

Edna Brazil, 84

Edna Taylor Brazil, 84, of Providence, died Wednesday, March 19, 2008 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center. She was the wife of the late William Brazil.

Born May 1, 1923, in Warwick, she was a daughter of the late John T. and Marie S. (Livingston) Taylor.

She leaves two sons, Willie H. Eibel and William Brazil Jr., both of Jamestown; three daughters, Barbara L. Lamarr of Reno, Nev., Robin T. Adamson of Brandenburg, Ky., and Susan B. Brazil of Providence; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. She was the mother of the late John F. Brazil.

Her funeral was Wednesday from the Rebello Funeral Home in East Providence. A Requiem Mass was held at St. Stephens Church. Burial was at the North Burial Ground, Providence.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that memorial donations be made to the Miriam Hospital Foundation, 164 Summit St., Providence, RI 02906; to the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center, 50 Maude St., Providence, RI 02908; or the St. Stephen's New Year's Day Dinner Fund, 114 George St., Providence, RI 02906.

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