2012-08-02 / Obituaries

Anne (Furtado) Vieira

Anne (Furtado) Vieira, 88, passed away July 30, 2012, at Newport Hospital. She was the beloved wife of the late Alfred A. Vieira. Born in Jamestown, she was a daughter of the late Frank S. and Anna (DeRosa) Furtado. She was a lifelong resident of Jamestown.

Mrs. Vieira was an administrative assistant at the Naval Training Station in Newport and at the URI Department of Engineering before retiring. She was a former Brownie and Cub Scout leader, a member of the Wednesday Women’s Club, an assistant librarian at the Jamestown library, and was a communicant of St. Mark Church.

She is survived by her loving children, Louise Vieira Weaver of South Kingstown, Katherine M. Bennett and her husband Rod of Jamestown, and Alfred A. Vieira and his wife Karen of South Kingstown; cherished grandmother of three; great-grandmother of one great-granddaughter; caring sister of Mary Bakios of Jamestown and the late Frank, John and Rosalie Furtado.

Her funeral will be held Saturday, Aug. 4, at 9 a.m. at the Fagan- Quinn Funeral Home on Boston Neck Road in North Kingstown. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. in St. Mark Church. Burial will follow in St. Mark Cemetery. Visitation is Friday, Aug. 3, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Fagan-Quinn. Memorial contributions may be made in her name to the Jamestown EMS or Meals on Wheels.

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