Alice (Cadima) Borges, age 83, of 54 Barker Avenue, Warren, passed away suddenly but not alone. She was blessed to be surrounded by some of the most caring and compassionate caretakers whom she considered to be part of her family, at the Grace Barker Nursing Center in Warren.
She was the wife of the late Joseph”Bucky” Borges.
Born in North Smithfield, a daughter of the late Manuel and Gloria (Travers) Cadima, she was a store manager for McLellans 5 & 10, formerly in Bristol, the McCroy Corp 5 & 10, formerly in Fall River, and Crown Fastener, formerly in Warren. She was a communicant of St. Elizabeth’s Church.
Mary Alice is survived by her sons, Bradley J. Borges and his wife Karen of Bristol and Ronald P. Borges of New York; four grandchildren, Bradley J. Borges Jr. and his wife Kelly, and Kristen M., Allison and Michael Borges; three great-grandchildren, Kylie K., Zachary J. Borges and Kyla M. Poissant; and three sisters, Barbara Costa of Bristol, Shirley Butterworth of Warren and Lorraine Taylor of Barrington.
Besides her husband and parents she was preceded in death by a daughter, Deborah Gordon.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, April 9, from the Sansone Funeral Home in Bristol, with a Mass of Christian burial in St. Elizabeth’s Church. Burial followed in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Bristol.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Grace Barker Nursing Center Activities Fund, 54 Barker Ave., Warren, RI 02885.
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