Elaine R. (Carey) Braz

December 5, 2018


Elaine R. (Carey) Braz, 80, a longtime resident of Somerset, passed away Wednesday, December 5th, 2018, in the Philip Hulitar Center, Providence. She was the widow of Antone P. Braz.

Elaine was born in Fall River, a daughter of the late Daniel Carey and the late Hazel (Aspden) Carey, she was a graduate of BMC Durfee High School, and went on to receive her RN designation in 1958 from the RI Hospital School of Nursing. She then worked as a nurse in the former Truesdale Hospital, Fall River, for over 20 years.

She was a communicant of St. Thomas More Church, and loved traveling for pilgrimages in Italy, Poland and France. She was also an enthusiastic regular, enjoying the monthly luncheons with her nursing school classmates.

She is survived by a son, Kevin A. Braz and his wife Lisa of Rehoboth; a step-son, Gary Braz of Somerset along with his children; a brother, Daniel Carey of Warwick; a sister, Joan O'Neil of Yarmouth, MA; and three cherished grandchildren, Jamison, Lindsay and Alexis. She was also preceded in death by Gary's wife Anita.

Her funeral will be held Monday, December 10, 2018, at 9 AM, from the Hathaway Community Home for Funerals, 900 Buffinton St., Somerset, with 10 AM funeral mass in St. Thomas More Church, Luther Ave., Somerset, with burial to follow in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Fall River. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

Calling hours Sunday 2-5 PM.

Calling Hours

DEC 9. 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM (EST)

Hathaway Community Home For Funerals
900 Buffinton Street
Somerset, MA, 02726


DEC 10. 9:00 AM (EST)

Hathaway Community Home For Funerals
900 Buffinton Street
Somerset, MA, 02726

Funeral Mass

DEC 10. 10:00 AM (EST)

St. Thomas More Church, Someret
386 Luther Ave.
Somerset, MA

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