Lois A. Souza – Cumberland

Lois A. Souza – Cumberland

Lois A. (Morvan) Souza, 80, of Cumberland, passed away Sunday, April 19, 2020, at the Mount St. Rita Health Centre, Cumberland. She was the beloved wife of Frank Souza, and they had been married for the past 58 years.

Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Claudia Morvan. She resided in Cumberland for over 50 years.

Mrs. Souza was employed as a clerk for Gorwood Systems for 20 years until her retirement.

She was a communicant of the St. Aidan Church, Cumberland, an active member of the Cumberland Seniors and the St. Aidan Seniors. She enjoyed going to the movies with her relatives and friends and enjoyed music. Lois was an accomplished singer, and in her younger years performed at several ballrooms throughout the state with various bands.

In addition to her husband, she leaves her son, James Souza, of Cumberland, her daughter, Carol Bates, and her husband, Paul, of Sarasota, Fla.; her two granddaughters, Kelly Bates and Lea Martin, both of Florida; her sister Carol Sloane of Stoneham, Mass.; her sisters-in-law, Evelyn Rossi and Louise Jancef, both of Cumberland; as well as several nieces and nephews.

At the request of the family, services will be postponed until a later date.

For the online memorial, visit jjduffyfuneralhome.com .