Lena J. (Frazier) Arruda
March 10, 2017
Lena J. (Frazier) Arruda, long time resident of Fall River, passed away Friday, in Swansea, at the Country Gardens Nursing Facility.
Born in Tiverton, RI, a daughter of the late John Frazier and the late Gloria (Silvia) Frazier, she worked as a presser in a variety of Fall River mills over many years.
She is survived by two daughters, Dolores Arruda, RSM of Providence, RI and Lena Raposo of Middletown, RI; a brother, George Frazier of Tiverton; a sister, Irene Lavoie of Tiverton, two grandchildren, James Pereira and Beth Allison Raposo; a great granddaughter, Charlotte Lena Pereira and many nieces and nephews. Lena was preceded in death by seven siblings, Gilbert, Dennis, and John Frazier, Otelia Estes, Alice Pacheco, Bella Kalil and Mary St. Amour.
Her funeral will be held Thursday, at 9AM, from the Hathaway Home for Funerals, 1813 Robeson Street, Fall River, with a Mass at 10AM, in the Parish of the Good Shepherd, 1598 S. Main St., Fall River. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.
Calling hours Wednesday, from 5-8 PM.
Visitation: Hathaway Home for Funerals
Service: Good Shepherd FR