M. Roger Carvalho - Estero, Fla.

M. Roger Carvalho - Estero, Fla.

M. Roger Carvalho, 84, passed away peacefully, Sunday, July 21, 2013, in Estero, Fla.

Roger previously resided in North Attleboro, Mass., and Cumberland, R.I. He was the youngest son of the late Antonio and Preciosa (Dos Anjos) Carvalho.

Roger was a World War II Army veteran. He worked for Ann & Hope for many years, was the owner of Baskets & Barrels Gift Shop, and also worked for the Attleboro School Department.

Roger is survived by his wife of 38 years, Mary Rose (Corey) Carvalho; son, Mitchell Carvalho and wife Kat of Concrete, Wash.; daughters, Leslie Alexander of Lincoln and Bethany Arnold and husband Eric of Cumberland; stepdaughter Karen Peloquin of Manville; grandchildren, Cody and Joshua Carvalho, and Alexis Alexander; brother, Americo Carvalho and sister -in- law Lillian of Pawtucket; and nieces and nephews. Roger was preceded in death by his sister, Francelina Gloria and stepdaughter, Kimberley Kurtyka.

A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, at 10 A.M. at Saint Basil’s Melkite Catholic Church, 15 Skyview Drive, Lincoln, R.I., followed by a private burial.