Maria Gomes

Maria G. "Gabriela" Gomes

1939 - 2022

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Obituary of Maria G. Gomes

Maria was born on September 22, 1939 in São Filipe, Fogo, Cabo Verde. She was the daughter of Isabel and Antonio Alves. Maria is survived by her sisters Angela DePina, Maria Augusta Alves, and Clara DePina, her two brothers David DePina and Danielo Pina, her nine children, Eunice Ferreira, Antonio Gomes, Daniel Gomes, Fernando Gomes, Angela DaSilva, Ester Cardoso, Ilizelanda Gomes, Gabriela Gomes, and Catarina Gomes, and several grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her parents, her husband Fernando Gomes, and her sisters Alica Medina, Eugenia Barbosa Neves, Elda Barros, and Maria S. João Alves. In her hometown of São Filipe, Maria was a well-known seamstress for several years, serving many in the community. After moving to the United States, Maria was a mechanical assembler for Polaroid Corporation in Norwood, MA for many decades and retired in 2004. Maria enjoyed her retirement in Orlando, FL and spent her time sewing, traveling, and gardening. Throughout her life, Maria was an avid contributor to UNICEF, supporting children in need worldwide. In remembrance of Maria’s life, the family asks that any charitable donations be made to the Casa Madre Teresa de Calcutá elderly center in Cutelo de Acucar, São Filipe, Fogo, Cabo Verde.
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Wednesday
23
February

Waking Period

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday, February 23, 2022
Floyd A. Williams Funeral Home, Inc.
490 Columbia Road
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Viewing/Visitation
Thursday
24
February

Celebration of Life and Legacy

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Thursday, February 24, 2022
St. Peter's Catholic Church
330 Bowdoin Street
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
617-265-1132
Funeral Mass
Thursday
24
February

Final Resting Place

11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday, February 24, 2022
New Calvary Cemetery
800 Harvard Street
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
617-296-2339
Graveside Service

In remembrance of Maria’s Life

The family asks that any charitable donations be made to the Casa Madre Teresa de Calcutá elderly center in Cutelo de Acucar, São.

Virtual Connection Link

On behalf of the GOMES family, We would like to invite you to join us in Celebrating a Life & to Reveal a Legacy: Date Time: Feb 23, 2022 05:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Topic: A Celebration of Life & Legacy for the Late Maria G. Gomes, Our Beloved ~ Gabriela. Join from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device: Click Here to Join Note: This link should not be shared with others; it is unique to you. Passcode: Legacy Add to Calendar   Add to Google Calendar   Add to Yahoo Calendar Or One tap mobile: US: +13126266799,,82506230474# or +19292056099,,82506230474# Or Telephone: Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):      US: +1 312 626 6799 or +1 929 205 6099 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 346 248 7799 or +1 669 900 6833 or +1 253 215 8782 Webinar ID: 825 0623 0474 Participant ID: 472299 Passcode: 108744 International numbers available: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kc8zT5WkkF