Obituary of Maria Barreira
Maria Mourao Barreira, 93, of Springfield, died on Thursday at Brother Bonaventure Care Center, Elizabeth. Relatives & Friends are kindly invited to attend the funeral on Monday, January 15 from the August F. Schmidt Memorial Funeral Home, 139 Westfield Ave., Elizabeth at 8:15 AM. Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Fatima RC Church, Elizabeth at 9:00 AM. Interment Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers contributions in her memory to Alzheimer’s Association would be appreciated. Visiting Sunday 4 – 7 PM.
Maria was born in Soajo, Minho, Portugal & came to this country in 1972 settling in Elizabeth before moving to Springfield in 2010. She was a communicant of Our Lady of Fatima RC Church, Elizabeth. She was the wife of the late Manuel Barreira who died 2004
She is survived by her 2 sons, Emilio Barreira & his wife Fatima of Springfield & Manuel Barreira Jr. & his wife Lauren of Roselle Park. Grandmother of Noel, Gabriella & Isabella Barreira.