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Ricardita Nieves

February 7, 1950 ~ April 21, 2020 (age 70)

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Ricardita Nieves, entered into eternal life with her principal caregiver, Crystal Nieves,  by her side, in her home as she wished. Ricarditta passed of natural causes, suffering from heart disease for some time. She was a lovely lady, had a sparkling personality, believed in her God and enjoyed her family and friends.

She was born in Aricebo, Puerto Rico, a daughter of Victoria  Rivera of Pawtucket and the late Juan Nieves Toledo. She had lived in New Jersey several years before moving to the Pawtucket area. She was an entertainer and sang in night spots in New Jersey and mostly in her uncle's cafe.

She leaves, three beloved daughters, Maria Josephina Nieves of CT, Tina Maria Nieves of No. Providence and Carmen L. Nieves Vargas also of No. Providence; two beloved sons, Taos Ono of CA and Michael Vargas of Warwick, ten Grandchildren and seven Great Grandchildren. 

There will be VISITATION on SATURDAY morning from 9 until 10 AM  in the Coelho Home in Central Falls.

Visitors are expected to be socially distant and wear masks.




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