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Americo I. Soares
PAWTUCKET - Americo I. Soares, 88, of Glenwood Avenue, died Wednesday at Cherry Hill Manor Nursing Center, Johnston, RI. He was the husband of the late Benvinda A. Soares.
Born in Portugal, he was the son of the late Pedro Inacio and Maria (Amelia) Soares before living the last 27 years in Pawtucket.
He was a jewelry polisher in the jewelry industry in Rhode Island for many years before retiring.
Mr. Soares leaves his two daughters, Anna Maria Verissimo of Pawtucket and Maria Fatima Tavares of Orlando, FL, a nephew Antonio Manuel Soares of Seekonk and a niece, Adelaide Soares Amaral of New Bedford, six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
There will be a Mass of Christian Burial for Mr. Soares in Our Lady of The Rosary Church, Traverse Street, Providence on Monday at 10:00 am.
Calling hours are from 8:30 am in the MANNING-HEFFERN FUNERAL HOME, 68 Broadway, Pawtucket. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Providence. For directions and guest book signatures, please visit www.manningheffern.com.