Patricia Ann Arruda of Somerset, Mass., formerly of Little Compton, died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, in Portsmouth. She was the daughter of the late Manuel and Helen (Armstrong) Arruda.
Miss Arruda was a C.N.A. and Med Tech at Forest Farm Nursing Home of Middletown for many years.
She leaves one brother, William L. Arruda of Tiverton; one sister, Helen L. Arruda of Attleboro, Mass.; three nieces, three great nieces and three nephews.
Her funeral was held Saturday, Nov. 2, at 8:45 a.m. from the Fern Acres Funeral Home, 72 Willow Ave., Little Compton, with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Catherine’s Church on The Commons, Little Compton. Burial was in Our Lady of Fatima Cemetery, Little Compton. Visiting hours were Friday, 5 to 7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society, 222 Richmond St. Providence, RI.