NEW BEDFORD: Maria Adriana (Freitas) Martins, 81, passed away Saturday, August 07, 2021 at St. Luke's Hospital after a period of declining health. She was the wife of 64 years to Jorge F. Martins.
She was born in the Island of Santa Maria, Azores to the late Jose de Freitas and Maria Freitas. A parishioner of St. Anthony of Padua Church, and formerly employed as a Stitcher at the Shoe Industry in the area, until her retirement.
She is survived by her husband of New Bedford, a son Jose Martins of New Bedford, two daughters Ana Paula Vieira and her husband Jim, Ana Maria Cordeiro and her husband Tony, both of New Bedford, three sisters Fatima, Gilda, Maria all of Taunton, four grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours will be Tuesday, August 10, 2021 from 5 to 7 PM at the Cabral Baylies Square Funeral Home, 512 No. Front Street, New Bedford. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral mass on Wednesday, at 9 AM at St. Anthony of Padua Church, 1359 Acushnet Ave, New Bedford. Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
The family request to everyone to wear a face-covering.
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