FALL RIVER… Noema "Amy" (Rapoza) Branco, 91, of Fall River formerly of Somerset passed away Tuesday, October 3, 2017.
She was the widow of George R. "Boots" Branco.
She was born in Fall River a daughter of the late Manuel and Delfina (Souza-Gaspar) Rapoza and had lived in Somerset for many years.
Mrs. Branco was employed as an Assembler/ Packer for the former Ann and Dale Cookies.
Survivors include a son Thomas G. Branco and his wife Roberta of Somerset, 2 sisters: Madalena Carvalho of Westport and Elsie Luiz of Fall River, a granddaughter Jessica Branco and her fiancé Marc Worsley, a great grandson Ayden Griffin, several nieces and nephews. She was the mother of the late Jeffrey Branco.
Funeral to which relatives and friends are invited will be held Friday from the OLIVEIRA FUNERAL HOME, 215 Columbia Street, Fall River at 8:30 A.M. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 A.M. at St. Patrick's Church, 306 South Street, Somerset, MA. Interment will be in Notre Dame Cemetery. Calling hours will be Thursday 4 - 8 P.M. www.oliveirafuneralhomes.com