Sandra Lee (Ritchie) Souza, 49, Bristol


Sandra Lee (Ritchie) Souza, 49 of Domenic Court passed away on Nov. 7, 2013 at Rhode Island Hospital.

She was the wife of Ronald Souza.

Born in Providence, she was the daughter of Louise (Santos) Ritchie and the late John Ritchie; mother of Nicole Lee Souza and Jared Robert Souza; stepmother of Ryan Phillip Souza and the sister of John Ritchie, Sharon K. Ritchie and the late Robert Ritchie.

Sandra attended Bristol schools and was a bank teller for Peoples Credit Union, Bank Newport and Citizens Bank over her career.

Her funeral services will be held, Friday Nov. 15, 2013 at 10 a.m. from the George Lima Funeral Home, 367 High St., with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11, at St. Elizabeth Church, 577 Wood St., Bristol.

Visiting hours are Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 from 5 - 8 p.m.

Memorial donations may be made to Bristol Rescue Squad, PO Box 775, Bristol, RI 02809.


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My heart breaks for friends and family. I did not know Sandy well but I do know she was a very caring person who went out of her way to help those in need. And for this I am truly grateful. Nicole if you need anything don't hesitate to call - and I mean this from my heart.

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To Sandy's Family, My heartfelt condolences. If you knew Sandy you knew she was the the most straightforward person on earth, but If she loved you she loved you hard and You felt it in every moment you spent with her. May God be with you All at this difficult time. <3

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