Michael A. Fernandes – East Greenwich

Michael A. Fernandes – East Greenwich

Michael A. Fernandes, 53, of Middle Road, died, Sunday, November 18, 2018, in Rhode Island Hospital with his family by his side.

Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of Nelson Fernandes Sr. and the late Doris (Carr) Fernandes.

Michael was a self employed painter and in his younger years worked as a delivery driver for Gardella’s produce. He enjoyed taking walks in the wood’s and loved nature. He also enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

Besides his father Nelson Sr., he is survived by his five siblings, Nelson Fernandes Jr. and his wife, Donna, of Georgia, Steven Fernandes and his wife, Wendy, of Woonsocket, Debra Cote of Georgia, Gail Boucher of Woonsocket, and Hope Charron and her husband, Ronald, of Florida; and several nieces and nephews; and Tanya Thompson, his partner for 20 years.

A Funeral Mass will be held Friday, December 7, 2018, at 10 a.m., in St. Charles Church, North Main St., Woonsocket, RI 02895. Burial will be in St. Charles Cemetery, Farm Street, Blackstone, Mass. Relatives and friends are invited. Calling hours are respectfully omitted.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Dana Farber Center in Michaels memory.

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