Maria L. (Silva) Pereira, 81,
Maria L. (Silva) Pereira, 81, of Milford, passed away August 26, 2015 at the Countryside Healthcare in Milford. She was the wife of the late Manuel C. Pereira who passed away in 2013. She was born in Lisbon, Portugal daughter of the late Joaquim and Maria (Da Silva) Silva and moved to Milford in 1956.
Mrs. Pereira retired in 1995 from Boston Scientific in Milford where she was employed as a line worker. She also was employed as a seamstress at the former Anthony Robert’s Company in Milford. She is survived by her son Antonio S. Pereira of Milford, two grandchildren, Theresa and her husband Jason Souza of Milford, John Pereira of Milford, two great-grandchildren, Vanessa Souza and Savannah Souza both of Milford.
The funeral will be held Monday, August 31, 2015 at 9 AM from the Consigli-Ruggerio Funeral Home, 46 Water St. A mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 AM at the St. Mary of the Assumption Church on Winter St. The burial will be at the convenience of the family.
Calling hours will be held Sunday from 5 to 8 PM.