Audrey June Furtado, 90 years old, died in Morton Hospital on Monday afternoon, after being stricken ill at her home on Forest St., North Dighton.
She was born in North Dighton, daughter of the late Herbert and Helen (King) Leonard. June was the wife of the late Vincent O. Furtado who died in March of 2013. Audrey was a homemaker who enjoyed her family, animals, flowers and BINGO. She was communicant of St. Nicholas of Myra Church, in North Dighton, where she participated in working the weekly BINGO games. She was very fond of her cat Tinkerbelle.
She is survived by her daughters and their spouses, Gail and Manuel Coelho of Taunton, Cindy Mae and Carlos Silva of Taunton, Jill Lawson and Tom Perry of CT, and Joy and Michael Carlos of Berkley. June was the sister of the late Lester and Lillian Leonard, Herbert and Irene Leonard, Russell and Madeline Leonard, Dorothy and Edward Donnelly and Helen and Hugh MacDonald. Audrey is grandmother of 11 and the great grandmother of 13 and she is also the aunt of several.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hour on Saturday morning, May 5, 2018, in the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave., (Route 138, Taunton, from 8:30 to 9:30, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Nicholas of Myra Church, North Dighton, at 10 AM. Interment will be held in the Dighton Veterans Cemetery.
Donations in her memory may be made to either the Dighton or Taunton Animal Shelter.
MAY 5. 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM (EDT)
Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780
MAY 5. 10:00 AM (EDT)
St. Nicholas of Myra Church, N. Dighton
499 Spring Street
N. Dighton, MA
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