SOMERSET, MA-Dolores A. "Del" (Correia) Chace, 76, a life long resident of Somerset, passed away Monday, November 18, 2019 in the Charlton Memorial Hospital after a long illness. She was the wife for 55 years of Russell F. Chace.
Born in Somerset, a daughter of the late Ernest Correia and the late Josephine (Silvia) Correia, she attended Somerset schools and after raising her family became a pharmacy technician at the former Brooks Pharmacy for several years. She was an avid bowler and participated in many area leagues over the years. She was a communicant of St. Patrick's Church, Somerset.
Besides her husband she is survived by a son, Jeffrey F. Chace and his wife Roxanne of Somerset; a daughter, Joelle Mendes and her husband Greg of Somerset; four grandchildren Zac Mendes, Jesse Mendes, Michael Chace and Jacob Chace; brothers, Ernest Correia (wife Theresa) and William Correia, both of Swansea; four sisters, Eleanor Moniz of Somerset, Irene Soares of Fall River, Geraldine Silva and Pauline Valley (husband James) both of Swansea; sister-in-law Mary Parent (husband Paul) of Somerset and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brothers in law, Robert Moniz, Robert Soares and Antone Silva.
A Funeral Mass will be held Friday, November 22 at 10 AM in St. Patrick's Church, South St., Somerset. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Calling hours Thursday 4-7 PM in the Hathaway Community Home for Funerals, 900 Buffinton St., Somerset. Burial will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation at www.alz.org. For facility directions or to leave an online condolence go to www.hathawayfunerals.com.
NOV 21. 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EST)
Hathaway Community Home For Funerals
900 Buffinton Street
Somerset, MA, 02726
Mass of Christian Burial
NOV 22. 10:00 AM (EST)
St. Patrick's Church