Robert Oliveira

August 15, 2019


Robert Oliveira, 89, a long time resident of Somerset, passed away Thursday, August 15, 2019, in the Charlton Memorial Hospital. He was the husband of Norma S. (Margarida) Oliveira.

Born in Fall River, a son of the late Seraphim Oliveira and the late Jenny (Correiro) Oliveira, he was a 1948 graduate of B.M.C. Durfee High School. Bob later volunteered for the United States Air Force, serving until 1955 and attaining the rank of Staff Sergeant. He then went on to work for the Naval Underwater Systems Center in Newport. Eventually he became a submarine test coordinator and traveled to many naval facilities to fulfill his responsibilities.

Bob was an avid golfer. He was a long time member of the Wanumatonomy Golf Club in Middletown, RI. He later became a member of the Swansea Country Club.

Besides his wife he is survived by a son, Robert A. Oliveira of Fall River.

His funeral will be held Tuesday, August 20, 2019, at 9 AM, from the Hathaway Community Home for Funerals, 900 Buffinton St., Somerset, with a 10 AM Mass of Christian Burial in St. Patrick's Church, South St., Somerset. Burial will follow at St. Patrick's Cemetery, Fall River. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

Calling hours Monday 4-7 PM.

Calling Hours

AUG 19. 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EDT)

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


AUG 20. 9:00 AM (EDT)

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

Funeral Mass

AUG 20. 10:00 AM (EDT)

St. Patrick's Church
South St.
Somerset, MA

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