Lena R. (Pescarino) Gabbour, 92, of Fall River, formerly of Somerset, passed away on Thursday, May 3, 2018, at the Catholic Memorial Home. She was the wife of the late Gabriel Gabbour.
Lena was born in Fall River, the daughter of the late Rosaline Pescarino. Lena worked for the former Craig Byron Garment, in Fall River, for twenty-one years as a machine operator, retiring in 1988. Mrs. Gabbour was a communicant of Saint Thomas More Church, in Somerset, for many years. She was active in the women's guild and a Eucharistic Minister. She also was a volunteer at many local nursing homes over the years.
She is survived by a cousin: Angela E. Bernard of Somerset and her family; two step grandchildren: Melissa and Jason Ferreira; along with several nieces and nephews. She was the mother of the late Robert J. Gabbour.
Her Family will receive relatives and friends on Monday, May 7, 2018, from 9am to 10am, in the Hathaway Community Home for Funerals, 900 Buffinon Street, Somerset, followed by a Mass of Christian burial, at 10:30am, in the Margaret and Mary Chapel at the Catholic Memorial Home, 2446 Highland Ave., Fall River. Burial to follow in Nathan Slade Cemetery Somerset.
Memorial donations in her memory can be made to the Catholic Memorial Home.
MAY 7. 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM (EDT)
Hathaway Community Home For Funerals
900 Buffinton Street
Somerset, MA, 02726
MAY 7. 10:30 AM (EDT)
Margaret Mary Chapel, at the Catholic Memorial Home
2446 Highland Ave.
Fall River, MA
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