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Maria Lourdes (Contente) Silveira

December 11, 1931 ~ May 19, 2020 (age 88)


Maria Lourdes (Contente) Silveira, 88 of Prospect Street passed away on May 19, 2020 at Evergreen House Health Center. She was the wife of the late Jose Melo Silveira.  

Born in Feteira, Faial, and Azores, Portugal she was the daughter of the late Francisco and Margarida (Gomes) Contente.   She is survived by her children Fernando Silveira and his fiancée Dana of Exeter RI, Noelia Lemos and her husband Lizuarte of Chula Vista CA, Maria Tavares and her husband Antonio of Rehoboth MA, James Silveira of Bristol; grandchildren David Silveira, David Lemos, Stephen Lemos, Kevin Lemos Marissa Castigliego and great granchilderen Marcia Lemos, Kevin Lemos and Jayden Lemos.  She was the sister of Manuel Contente and Teresa Cabral.

Mrs. Silveira was educated in Portugal and employed by American Toursiter for 20 years before retiring.

Her funeral services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to:  HopeHealth Hospice Center  1085 South Main Street  Providence RI  02904.

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Home Health Hospice & Palliative Care
1085 North Main Street, Providence RI 02904

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