New Bedford: Silvino Pimentel, 81, passed away Saturday, September 18, 2021 at St. Luke's Hospital.
Born in St. Michael, Azores, he was the son of the late Manuel and Mary (Rodriques) Pimentel Vieira. New Bedford became his home at the age of 12.
He did many things during his life and retired from the textile industry many years ago.
He loved people and music. In his younger days he taught himself to play the guitar and organ.
Survivors include his children Kathleen Andrews of Taunton, Sherry Harris of Florida, Bradford Pimentel of New Bedford and his granddaughter Nicole Foley of Wareham.
He is also survived by his sister, Maria Nunes of Dartmouth, his brother Carlos Vieira of New Bedford, 2 nieces, a nephew, 2 great nieces and 4 great nephews.
He is also survived by a very dear friend, Wanda Echevarria.
At his request his ashes will be interred with his beloved parents at St. John's Cemetery in New Bedford, MA
Private Services are in the care of Cabral Baylies Square Funeral Home, No. Front St., New Bedford, MA.
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