Natalie E. Teixeira-Lincoln

Natalie E. Teixeira-Lincoln

Natalie E. (Stys) Teixeira, 67, of Taunton, Mass., formerly of Lincoln, R.I., passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Wednesday, July 17.

She was the wife of Dr. Richard L. Teixeira, with whom she shared 44 years of marriage. Born in Fall River, she was a daughter of the late Anthony and Marie (Wysocki) Stys.

Natalie enjoyed sewing, quilting, gardening and singing along with her husband in the Emmanuel Church choir and also for the choir of Cumberland Community Methodist Church, where she was an active parishioner and chairperson of their Mission Board.

Survivors include her beloved children, Todd Nicholas Teixeira (wife-Kimberly) of Saint Louis, Mo., Jeffrey Stys Teixeira (wife-Carrie) of Charlotte, N.C., and Jane Teixeira England (husband-Joshua) of Haverhill, Mass.; a brother, Anthony Stys Jr. of North Tewksbury, Mass.; five grandchildren, Grace and Cole Teixeira and Griffin, Gavin and Graydon England; and several nieces and nephews.

Following her private cremation, relatives and friends are invited to attend her memorial service on Saturday, July 27 at 10 A.M. in the Cumberland Community Methodist Church.

Please omit flowers; donations in her memory can be made to the Cumberland Community Methodist Church Mission Board, 481 Broad St., Cumberland, RI 02864. www.silvafaria.com