Maria A. Rebocho – Cumberland

Maria A. Rebocho – Cumberland

Maria A. Rebocho, 92, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 12, in the Oak Hill Nursing Home, Pawtucket. She was the beloved wife of the late Manuel Rebocho.

Born in Ludlow, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Antonio and Maria (DaGracia) Paulo. She resided in Cumberland for the past 58 years, previously residing in Portugal and Ludlow, Mass.

She was a loyal communicant of Our Lady of Fatima Church, Cumberland. Maria loved to cook for her family during the holidays. She was employed as a machine operator for the former American Insulated Wire Co., of Pawtucket for many years.

She is survived by her three sons; Herman and Jose Rebocho of Myrtle Beach, S.C., and Roger Rebocho of Cumberland; eight grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren along with several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Patricio Paulo.

Maria's Life Celebration will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 19, beginning with calling hours being held from 9 to 10:30 a.m., in the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road Cumberland. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m., in Our Lady of Fatima Church, Fatima Drive, Cumberland. Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Cumberland.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to Hope Hospice and Palliative Care Center, 1085 North Main St., Providence, RI 02904.