Born in Bristol, she was the daughter of the late Manuel William and Mary Chryssa (Furtado) Perry. She was the mother of Edward J. Bernard, Jr, Steven Bernard, Ann Bernard, David Bernard, Jane King and Kevin Bernard; grandmother of Edward, Michael, Brian, Jennifer, Steven, Jr, Jason, David, Jr, Peter Michael, Amy and Daniel; great grandmother of 13 and great great grandmother of 2. She was the sister of the late Manuel Perry, Jr, Michael Perry, John Perry and Ann Cote.
Her funeral service was lead by Pastor David Therrien of the New Hope Christian Church at the George Lima Funeral Home on March 14th. Burial was private.