Dolores L. Amaral – Cumberland

Dolores L. Amaral – Cumberland

Dolores L. (Fachada) Amaral, 89, passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2021. She was the beloved wife of the late Joseph P. Amaral for 63 years.

Born in Pawtucket, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Constance (Figueiredo) Fachada.

Dolores was the proprietor and vice president of the The Fair Lumber and Home Center of Cumberland until her retirement in 2009. She also managed multiple properties with her late husband in the surrounding area. Dolores was secretary of the Skating Club of Rhode Island, and a member of the Skating Club of Boston.

She is survived by her three loving children, Joseph M. Amaral of Cumberland, Maryan Amaral of Newton, Mass., and Bryan A. Amaral of Marietta, Ga.; her cherished grandchildren, Olivia and Alexander Amaral; her brother, Del Fachada, and his wife, Claire, of Taunton, Mass.; her sister-in-law, Violet Kleber, and several cousins, nieces and nephews.

Burial with her late husband in Mount St. Mary Cemetery, Pawtucket, will be private. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date this year. Visitation and floral tributes are respectfully omitted.

Donations in her memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 would be appreciated.

Arrangements are entrusted with William W. Tripp Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, www.trippfuneralhome.com .