Maria S. Lopes

vovo obit pic.docxThere are no words to describe our sadness. We lost such a beautiful life a mother, sister, aunt, grandmother and friend who will be missed dearly.  Yes we lost her but we gained an Angel who will watch over us.  Vovo Maria Lopes was born in fogo, Cape Verde Fogo to Joana & Americo.  She came to America in 1976 and worked hard to make a life for her children working at Polaroid for many years.  Vovo is survived by sisters  Maria Lina, Mama, Maria Lina and Dina. Vovo was a loving mother to her three daughters and two sons Odete, Chalino, Graciete, Patricia, and Ima, An amazing grandmother to Giza, Kathe, Micheal, Edalgiza, Zeleno, Willie, Charlie, Felicia, Nayara, Melissa Dino, Nana, Sasa, Arneia, Alex,Branden and Brianna.  A wonderful great-grandmother to Dajour, EJ, Karinah, Kyliah, Kendall, Jaylen, Zaylyn, Aziyus, Josiah, Justin, Khyrese, Jakhari Jamari, Ethan, Jorden, Adrian,and Marciea. Vovo leaves behind nephews, nieces, cousins and other loving relatives and friends who will miss her dearly.

Vovo Maria touched everyone she came in contact with and has lesft a piece of her with everyone. She was a beautiful person and we will miss her deeply . we will love her forever and keep her in our hearts.

A mass christian burial will be celebrated at St. Peters Church on Wednesday 10 am. Visiting hours in the Dolan Funeral home 1140 Washington Street 4-8 pm relatives and friends welcomed. Interment Cedar Grove Cementery .