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Ida M. Gouveia

December 6, 1924 - March 29, 2015

Obituary


Ida M. (Silvia) Gouveia, age 90, of Somerset, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015 in Southpointe Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was the wife of the late Renato G. Gouveia.

Born in Fall River, a daughter of the late Manuel and Theresa Silvia, she had been a lifelong area resident and spent many winters in St. Petersburg, Florida.

A graduate of B.M.C. Durfee High School, she worked as a seamstress at the Tillotson Textile Mill for many years. She was a member of the Women Auxiliary of the East End Sportsman's Club, M.A.D.D....

Ida M. (Silvia) Gouveia, age 90, of Somerset, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015 in Southpointe Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was the wife of the late Renato G. Gouveia.

Born in Fall River, a daughter of the late Manuel and Theresa Silvia, she had been a lifelong area resident and spent many winters in St. Petersburg, Florida.

A graduate of B.M.C. Durfee High School, she worked as a seamstress at the Tillotson Textile Mill for many years. She was a member of the Women Auxiliary of the East End Sportsman's Club, M.A.D.D. (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) and the V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary.

An avid reader, she enjoyed swimming, knitting, traveling, and most of all spending time with her family and grandchildren.

She is survived by three sons: David P Gouveia and his wife Leslie of Rehoboth, Jordan M. Gouveia and his wife Donna of Richmond, RI, John M. Gouveia and his wife Diane of Seminole, FL, one brother: Manuel Silvia of Portsmouth, RI, one sister: Lorraine Pinsenault of OH, three grandchildren: Heather Rose, Michelle Ferdinandi and Lauren Gouveia, three great-grandchildren: Alex and Isabella Rose and Parker Ferdinandi. She was sister of the late George, Edward, and Norman Silvia, Diane Camara, Theresa Costa, and Lorraine Pinsenault.

Her Funeral will be held on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 9:00AM from the WARING-SULLIVAN HOME OF MEORIAL TRIBUTE at ROSE E. SULLIVAN, 866 County St., Somerset, followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:00AM in St. Patrick's Church, 306 South St., Somerset. Visiting hours Tuesday from 4:00 to 7:00PM. Contributions in her honor may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St. Framingham, MA 01701. Burial in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Somerset.