TAUNTON: Maria Alice (Ferreira) Ferreira, 80, of Fairhaven, passed away on Tuesday May 12, 2020 at Morton Hospital, from leukemia and declining health. She was the wife of the late Alcino Mendes Ferreira.
She was born in Loivos, Chaves, Portugal. She worked as a stitcher at Cliftex Corp. and Aerovox before she became a long time chef at Cafe Europa (everyone's favorite Sra. Alice). She enjoyed spending time with all her children, grandchildren, gardening, crochet and playing Lerpa.
She is survived by son Carlos Ferreira and his wife Celeste from Gandufe, Viseu, Portugal, daughter Fatima Marmelo and her husband Joe of Fairhaven, daughter Ana Lopes and her husband Lino of Acushnet, son Pedro Ferreira and his wife Sandra of Acushnet, daughter Lidia Cusson and her companion Bobby of Acushnet, Also survived by nine grandchildren Jennifer and John Marmelo, Jesse and Lisa Lopes, Steven and Joshua Ferreira, Austin Cusson, Lindsey and Luke Ferreira and four great-grandchildren Ava, Olivia, Jack and Maddyn.
She is also survived by her sisters Catarina Almeida, Irene Andrade, Lidia Pereira, Filomena Martins, Natalia Ferreira, Dulce Carneiro, and Alberto Ferreira and several nieces and nephews.
She was sister to the late, Fernando Vaz Ferreira, Jose Luis Ferreira, Delfim Ferreira, and Celestino Ferrreira.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to: Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
Due to the restrictions, her burial will be private for immediate family. A public Memorial Mass will be held at the later date.
Arrangements are by the Cabral Baylies Square-Lamoureux Funeral Home, 512 No. Front Street, New Bedford.
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