Laurie A. (Correia) Furtado, 55, of 227 Peckham St., Fall River, died Tuesday at St. Anne’s Hospital. She was the wife of Jeffrey J. Furtado. Born in Fall River, a daughter of Albert Correia and the late Lorraine (Berard) Correia.
Mrs. Furtado worked for Chartwells as a cook, serving local middle schools in Rhode Island, previously working as a secretary for over 20 years at Stuffco in Fall River.
She enjoyed crocheting and knitting. She was a member of Good Shepherd Parish.
Besides her husband and father, she is survived by two daughters, Kimberly A. Furtado and Rachel A. Furtado, both of Fall River; 3 sisters, Holly Costa and Lynn Anselmo, both of Fall River and Lisa Laprise of Westport, MA; 2 brothers, Albert Correia, Jr., and Steven W. Correia, both of Fall River; a grandson, Christopher Braga; and several nieces and nephews.
Her funeral will be held Monday at 9 a.m. from the Oliveira Funeral Home, 2064 South Main St., followed by a Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. in Good Shepherd Parish. Interment in Notre Dame Cemetery. Calling hours Sunday 4 – 8 p.m.