Jo-Ann(Martin) Carreiro, 69, of Fall River, passed away Monday, April 16, 2018, at Charlton Memorial Hospital, in Fall River, after a period of declining health. She was the loving wife of 49 years to Ronald A. Carreiro.
Born in Fall River, Jo-Ann was the daughter of the late Dorothy and Arthur Boisclair and a lifelong resident of the city. She was a graduate of B.M.C. Durfee High School and had worked as a secretary at the Council on Aging for 20 years. She later worked for Furniture city and then Appliance World until her retirement in 2006.
Jo-Ann enjoyed playing BINGO, traveling with her girlfriends, meeting and talking with people and especially spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her loving husband; a daughter, Lisa Pasternak and her husband Gary of Fall River; four grandchildren, Teala Karr and her husband Michael, Hailey Melendez, Kylie Pasternak and McKenna Pasternak; and a great grandson, Michael Steven.
Visitation will be Friday, April 20, 2018, in the Hathaway Funeral Home, 1813 Robeson St., Fall River, from 9-10:30am, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial, at 11:00am, in Espirito Santo Church, 311 Alden St., Fall River. Interment will be in Notre Dame Cemetery, Fall River.
APR 20. 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM (EDT)
Hathaway Home For Funerals
1813 Robeson Street
Fall River, MA, 02720
APR 20. 11:00 AM (EDT)
Espirito Santo Church
311 Alden St.
Fall River, MA
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