Rita C. Ferreira, 87, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 1, 2018. She was the wife of the late Robert D. Ferreira.
Rita was born in Taunton and was a daughter of the late Andrew J. Mulhern, Sr. and Bernice M.(Smith) Mulhern.
Rita attended local school and was employed as a legal secretary with Mone D'Ambrose & Hanyen for many years until her retirement. Rita was a communicant of the former Sacred Heart Church and was an avid card and bingo player. Family was most important to Rita and she enjoyed traveling with her family and cooking for Wednesday dinner get togethers.
She is survived by her brother, Joseph D. Mulhern, Sr., and his wife Diane of Taunton, and many nieces and nephews.
She was the sister of the late Andrew J. Mulhern Jr., John B. "Johnny" Mulhern, Alice T. Letourneau and Mary J. Oliver.
Her Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, at 10am, in Annunciation of the Lord Church, 31 First St., Taunton. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.
Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Taunton.
Calling Hours will be held on Monday, November 5, 2018, from 5-7pm, in the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave., Taunton.
NOV 5. 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EST)
Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home
350 Somerset Avenue
Taunton, MA, 02780
NOV 6. 10:00 AM (EST)
Annunciation of the Lord Church
31 First Street
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