Matilde (Arruda) Carvalho

Born: Sun., Feb. 26, 1928
Died: Tue., Mar. 20, 2018


5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Mar. 23, 2018
Location: Cabral Baylies Square Funeral Home

Funeral Mass

9:00 AM Sat., Mar. 24, 2018
Location: Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church

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NEW BEDFORD;  Matilde (Arruda) Carvalho, 90, of New Bedford, passed away Tuesday March 20, 2018, at St Luke’s Hospital, after a period of declining health. She was the loving wife of the late Jose Carvalho.

She was born in Santa Barbara/Alem Capelas, Sao Miguel, Azores and lived in this city since 1968. She was the daughter of the late Joao and Maria (Dos Anjos) Arruda. A communicant of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church. She was formerly employed as a stitcher at Cliftex Corporation.

Survivors include; six sons, Joseph Carvalho and his wife Murielle, Paul A. Carvalho and his wife Mary-Jo, John A. Carvalho and his wife Joann, Michael A. Carvalho and his wife Linda all of New Bedford, Horacio Carvalho and his wife Emilia of Taunton, and Jorge A. Carvalho of Austin, Texas and one sister; Benvinda Vultao. Also survived by twelve grandchildren, ten great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by two daughters; Conceicao Carvalho and Lucia Carvalho, six brothers; Joao Arruda, Artur Arruda, Duarte Arruda, Jose Arruda, Miguel Arruda, Mariano Arruda, and one sister; Maria Oliveira.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral at 8:00 AM on Saturday March 24, 2018 at the Cabral Baylies Square-Lamoureux Funeral Home, 512 No. Front St, New Bedford. Followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:00 AM in Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church, 136 Earle St., New Bedford. Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.

Visiting hours, Friday, March 23, from 5 to 8 PM at the funeral home

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janine bartle
   Posted Wed March 21, 2018
My deepest sympathies

Theresa Moniz
   Posted Wed March 21, 2018

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Louisa medeiros
   Posted Thu March 22, 2018
Im so sorry for your lose May God get you through these very difficult times may she rest in peace from your niece Louisa medeiros and Family with Love.

Anna Cole
   Posted Thu March 22, 2018
Dear Cousins:

May your beloved Mother, Matilde, rest in peace along side your father. She was fortunate to have a big loving family. May the happy memories provide you with comfort.

your cousin, Anna Carvalho Cole

maria medeiros
   Posted Thu March 22, 2018

Garden Path Vase was sent by Louisa medeiros.

I love you Titia Matilda may you rest in peace from your niece Louisa medeiros and Family from California I wish I could be there to say good by love you and God Bless your Family

Connie Rogers
   Posted Fri March 23, 2018
To the Family of the late Matilde Carvalho

We would like to offer our deepest sympathy in the passing of Matilde. You are all in our thoughts & prayers at this very difficult time. May the memories you have of all the good times you shared bring you comfort. On behalf of the staff of Brandon Woods Home Care know that we are thinking of you. May Matilde rest in peace & FLY HIGH ABOVE with the Angels.