Maria J. Santos
February 01, 1928 - April 11, 2017
Maria Jose B. Santos, 89, of Brockton, passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at her home in Brockton. She was the wife of the late Joao Silva Santos.
Born February 1, 1928 in Brava, Cape Verde, she was the daughter of the late Zeferino Varela Barbosa and Juliana D. (Galvao) Barbosa.
She is survived by her children, Maria Euridice Martins, Cacilda Gomes, Joao B. Santos and Julio M. Santos; her grandchildren, Olavo Gomes, Valdir Gomes, Claudio Martins, Claudia Martins, Adelmar Martins, Erikson Santos and Jaison Santos; her great-grandchild, Eliana; she is also survived by several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Benvinda P. Faria, Carolina B. Tavares and Maria G. DaRosa.
Funeral from the Russell & Pica Funeral Home, 165 Belmont St., (Rt123) Brockton on Tuesday, April 18th at 9:30AM followed by a funeral mass in St. Edith Stein Church, 71 East Main St., Brockton at 10:30AM. Interment will follow in Melrose Cemetery, Brockton. Calling hours in the Russell & Pica Funeral Home Monday 5:00-9:00PM.