FALL RIVER...Mariana daConceicao (Carvalho) Gouveia, 94, of Fall River passed away April 27, 2018 at the Sarah S. Brayton Nursing Care Center.
She was the widow of Virginio Gouveia.
Born in Santa Barbara, Capelas, St. Michael, Azores, she was a daughter of the late Joao and Maria (Arruda) Carvalho Arruda.
Mrs. Gouveia was a communicant of Santo Christo Church in Fall River and worked as a housekeeper for 15 years at Charlton Memorial Hospital and in the local garment industry as a machine operator.
She is survived by her sons: Joao Francisco Gouveia of Westport, Fernando M. Gouveia of Middleboro & Jose M. Gouveia of Fall River; 9 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; 1 great great grandson; several nieces and nephews. She was sister of the late Maria Soares, Joao Carvalho, Francisco Carvalho, Antonio Carvalho, Miguel Carvalho and Jose Carvalho.
Funeral to which relatives and friends are invited will be held Tuesday at 8 AM at Oliveira Funeral Home, 215 Columbia St. Fall River followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9 AM at Santo Christo Church, Columbia St. Fall River. Interment will be in St. Patrick Cemetery, Fall River. Calling hours will be held Monday from 6-9 PM.