Margarida M. DePina, 51, Warren


Margarida M. (Freitas) DePina, 51, of Warren, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013. She was the beloved wife of Joao C. DePina.

Born in Faial, the Azores, she was a daughter of the late Jose O. and Bernardett (Nunes) Freitas. She was a well-loved CNA at St. Elizabeth’s Manor for 11 years and will be greatly missed.

Besides her husband and mother, Margarida leaves her sisters, Celina Rodrigues of Newark, CA, Noelia Durand of Warren and Gilberta DaSilva of Providence; and her brothers, Renato Freitas of Cranston and Eduino Freitas of Freemont, CA.

Her funeral service was held Tuesday, Sept. 24, from the Wilbur-Romano Funeral Home in Warren, with a Mass of Christian burial in St. Thomas the Apostle Church. Burial followed in St. Mary of the Bay Cemetery.

Contributions may be made in her memory to St. Elizabeth’s Manor/Patient Activity Fund, 1 Dawn Hill Road, Bristol, RI 02809, or to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.



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