DARTMOUTH; Maria (Sousa) Pacheco, 92, of New Bedford, passed away on Thursday, June 27, 2019 after a period of declining health at the home of her niece and caregiver Carmen and her husband Luis Umbelina in Dartmouth. She was the wife of the late Anibal Pacheco.
Born in Fenais D'Ajuda, St. Miguel, Azores to the late Antonio B. Sousa and Maria (Costa) Sousa. She was employed at N.B.Textile Coat Corp. as a Turner, until her retirement.
She is survived by 4 sisters Gloria Pacheco of New Bedford, Lurdes Barbosa of Fall River, Maria Georgina Medeiros of Westport and Lidia S. Bento of New Jersey, several nieces and nephews.
She was the sister of the late Manuel B. Sousa, Antonio B. Sousa and Maria Jose Pereira.
Visiting hours will be Sunday, June 30, 2019 from 3 to 6 PM at the Cabral Baylies Square-Lamoureux Funeral Home, 512 No. Front Street, New Bedford. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral on Monday at 7:45 AM at the funeral home, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9 AM in Our Lady of the Mt. Carmel Church, Rivet Street, New Bedford. Burial at the Rural Cemetery.
Online condolences to the family can be made on the website; www.cabralbaylies.com.
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