Brenda J. (Fuller) Arvanites, 72, passed away Friday, March 22, 2019, at St. Elizabeth's Hospital, in Brighton, Ma, after a brief illness. She was the daughter of the late George F. Fuller and Florrette (Rioux) Fuller.
She was the wife of the late Steven (Eustratius) Arvanites of 27 years and leaves behind her companion of 15 years Louis G. deSouza. Brenda was also pre-deceased by her sister Terry L. (Fuller) Mamenta and is survived by her brother George F. Fuller Jr. and his wife Betsy Fuller, sister Gale A (Fuller) Jalowick, brother Robert W. Fuller and sister Barbara A. Fuller along with numerous nephews, nieces, and great nephews and nieces all of whom loved her and will miss her deeply.
Brenda was employed at Frionor in New Beford for many years in quality control. She was the rock of the family, guiding her younger siblings through life, and was always there to babysit, take care of elderly family members, provide a shoulder to lean on and make you laugh. She spent her free time walking, gardening, going to church on Sunday's and playing Bingo along with visiting the local casino's playing the penny slots. Brenda was happiest when spending time with family. She will be forever loved, and missed so much and will always be in our hearts and memories.
In accordance with Brenda's wishes, after cremation, a memorial service will be held at the Fairhaven Funeral Home located at 117 Main St., Fairhaven, MA 02719, on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, at 11:00am. Calling hours are omitted.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memorial Giving, 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105-9959.
APR 2. 11:00 AM (EDT)
Fairhaven Funeral Home
117 Main Street
Fairhaven, MA, 02719
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