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Laura J. (Dominion) Souza

May 1, 1946 — January 20, 2021

Fall River

FALL RIVER… Laura J. (Dominion) Souza, 74, of Fall River passed away January 20, 2021 at St. Anne’s Hospital.

Born in Fall River, she was a daughter of the late Walter and Palmira (Trindade) Dominion. She had lived in Tiverton for many years, before moving to Fall River, where she had lived for the last several years.

Ms. Souza was a communicant of the Church of the Holy Ghost, in Tiverton, and had worked as a cashier for many years before retiring. She loved animals, but above anything else, she loved spending time with her family.

Survivors include her daughters: Karen Franko of Smithfield, RI and Sharon Souza of Fall River; her sister: Aurora Atkinson of Somerset; her brother: Walter Dominion of Somerset; her granddaughters: Hannah and Rebecca Franko; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral Mass to which relatives and friends are invited will be held Tuesday, January 26, at 9 AM at Santo Christo Parish, Columbia St. Fall River. Interment will be in Notre Dame Cemetery, Fall River. The funeral mass will also be livestreamed from Santo Christo's Facebook Page at 9 AM at:

In lieu of flowers, donations in Laura’s name can be made to Forever Paws Animal Shelter, 300 Lynwood St. Fall River, MA 02721.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Laura J. (Dominion) Souza, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Mass

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Starts at 9:00 am (Eastern time)

Columbia St. Fall River, Santo Christo Parish

185 Canal Street, Fall River, MA 02721

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