Antonio De Andrade – Cumberland

Antonio De Andrade – Cumberland

Antonio De Andrade, 98, of Cumberland, passed away peacefully on August 27, 2019, at Hope Hospice and Palliative Care, Providence. He was the beloved husband of the late Tadeia (Fernandes) De Andrade.

Born in Antas, Penalva Do Castelo, Portugal, he was the son of the late Joao and Annunciacao (De Almeida) De Andrade. He moved to this country in 1968, settling in the Valley Falls section of Cumberland.

Mr. De Andrade was employed as a factory worker for Hasbro Inc. in Central Falls for over 20 years until his retirement.

Antonio was a communicant of Our Lady of Fatima Church, Cumberland. He enjoyed gardening, but most of all spending time with his family.

He leaves his son, Carlos Andrade of Cumberland, his daughter Maria L. Andrade of Cumberland; his sister, Piedade Fernandes in Portugal; his two grandchildren, Tony Andrade and Carlos Andrade, both of Cumberland; his two great-grandchildren, Aidan and Boston, both of Cumberland. He was predeceased by many brothers and sisters in Portugal.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to Antonio's Life Celebration to be held with Visiting Hours on Thursday, August 29, 2019, from 5 to 8 p.m., and continue on Friday, August 30, 2019, at 9 a.m., in the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Rt. 122, Cumberland. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m., in the Our Lady of Fatima Church, Fatima Drive, Cumberland. Burial will follow in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery.

For the online memorial, visit jjduffyfuneralhome.com .