Jose Manuel Brites, 57, passed away unexpectedly at home. He was the husband of Marisa Figueiredo and was born in Santo Antão, Cape Verde and settled in Swansea and lived there 26 years before moving to Pawtucket, 31 years ago. He was the son of the late Manuel Jose and Balbina (Santos) Brites.
Besides his wife, he leaves two step-sons, Fabio Figueiredo of Pawtucket and Ruben Figueiredo of Florida and a step-daughter, Liliana Filipe of Florida and eight Grandchildren.
There will be VISITATION on Thursday evening, from 6 until 8 PM in the Coelho Home, Central Falls for the public. There will also be VISITATION on Friday morning from 9 until 11 AM in the Coelho Home, Central Falls for the family and a Funeral Prayer Service will follow at 11 AM for invites only.
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