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Rose Marie (Vieira) Vieira

September 03, 2017

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Rose Marie (Vieira) Vieira, 76, formerly of New Bedford, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, September 3, 2017, at the Crocket Hospital, in Lawrenceburg, TN.  She was born and raised in Fairhaven, daughter of the late Walter and Emily (Rego) Vieira, and lived most of her life in New Bedford.

Rose Marie was a graduate of Fairhaven High School and had been a nurse’s aide at Our Lady’s Haven until her retirement.

She is survived by a daughter, Caroline T. Briggs and her husband Alan of Columbia, TN;  two sons, John C. Vieira, Jr. and his wife Lisa of Marston Mills and Scott A. Vieira and his wife Donna of Henryville, TN;  five grandchildren, John C. Vieira, III, Amanda Adams and her husband Joseph, Scott A. Vieira, Jr., A. J. Briggs and Courtney Briggs;  five great grandchildren, Selena Brassfield, Jasmine Brassfield, Rodney Brasfield, Jr., Maria and Timothy Vieira;  a sister, Norma Motta of Fairhaven;  two brothers, Walter Vieira of Fairhaven and Gordon Vieira of Carver and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral Information

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, September 8, 2017, at 10am, in St. Lawrence Martyr Church, New Bedford, followed by interment in St. John Cemetery, New Bedford. 

Calling hours are omitted. 

Arrangements are by the Fairhaven Funeral Home, 117 Main St., Fairhaven.


Service:  St. Lawrence, NB

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