Marie Carvalho

Obituary of Marie Carvalho

Mary Carvalho, 90, of Holmdel died Tuesday at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune. Relatives & Friends are kindly invited to attend the funeral on Friday, June 10 from the August F. Schmidt Memorial Funeral Home, 139 Westfield Ave., Elizabeth at 9:15 Am. Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Fatima RC Church, Elizabeth at 10:00 AM. Entombment St. Gertrude Cemetery, Colonia. Visiting Thursday 3-8 PM. Mary was born October 18, 1931 to Antonio Marques De Oliveira & Albertina Moreira De Oliveira in Valongo, Portugal. She Immigrated to USA in 1933 in Philadelphia, PA. The family shortly after moved & settled in Elizabeth in 1935. She entered into the public school system in Elizabeth and graduated Batton High School in 1949. Subsequently attend & graduated from Drake Business school in 1950. Mary started her employment career at the Singer Company in Elizabeth where she honed her secretary skills. A few years later she took on a managerial position with the Al Correia Agency/Speedway Travel, Elizabeth in 1955 & remained employed there & eventually became IFS owner & Operator till the present date. Mary became a licensed realtor in 1974 & attained her New Jersey Brokers Realtor License in 1991. Always a Proud Portuguese-American Mary was very involved in her Portuguese Community from a young age. She was active in the Elizabeth Portuguese Youth & the Portuguese Instructive Social club, (P.I.S.C.), & was cheer leader from the Elizabeth Portuguese Basketball team in 1948-1949 where she met her future husband of 70 years, Amadeu L. Carvalho. She was a communicant of Our Lady of Fatima Church, Elizabeth. Over the years Mary involved herself in helping many Portuguese Immigrants gain their residency & USA Citizenship. Her heart & her door were always open to assist anyone who needed her help & advice. Mary is predeceased by her husband Amadeu L. Carvelho. She is survived by 2 sons, Ronald J. Carvalho & his wife Patricia of Ocean Township & Gary A. Carvelho & his wife Maria Helena of Holmdel. 2 Granddaughters Maria Rosa Carvalho & Carolina Albertina Carvalho.
Thursday
9
June

Visitation at Funeral Home

3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, June 9, 2022
August F. Schmidt Memorial Funeral Home
139 Westfield Avenue
Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States
Friday
10
June

Mass

10:00 am
Friday, June 10, 2022
Our Lady Of Fatima R.C. Church
403 Spring Street
Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States

Final Resting Place

St. Gertrude Cemetery
53 Inman Ave.
Colonia, New Jersey, United States
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