Mary F. Aguiar, 99, passed away on January 15, 2021. She was wife of the late Joao Aguiar, Jr.
Mary was born in Fall River and was the daughter of the late Francisco Frias and Maria (Melo) Aguiar.
Mary was employed as a sewing machine operator in the garment industry for many years. She was a longtime communicant of St. John of God Parish in Somerset. Her faith and her family were most important to Mary and she enjoyed nothing more than Sunday family gatherings after church. Mary also enjoyed tending to her garden, reading and spending time with her friends. She was a world traveler and took many cruises and trips with her family over the years. She will be remembered as a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
She is survived by her children, Marcia Matos and her husband Fernando of Somerset, John F. Aguiar and his wife Candida of Fall River and Manuel A. Aguiar and his wife Maria and Louis A. Aguiar and his wife Natalia all of Somerset; six grandchildren, and ten great-grandchildren.
Mary was the sister of the late John Frias.
Her Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 10am in St. John of God Church, 1036 Brayton Ave. Somerset.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend DIRECTLY TO THE CHURCH.
Burial will follow in St. Patrick Cemetery, Somerset.
Arrangements by the Hathaway Community Home for Funerals, Somerset.
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