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Obituary: Maria L. (DaSilva) Nunes, 85

Apr 30, 2018 05:43AM ● By Theresa Gilman

Maria L. (DaSilva) Nunes

TEWKSBURY - Maria L. (DaSilva) Nunes, age 85, beloved mother of six, died peacefully in the care of her daughters and hospice at her Tewksbury home on Wednesday evening, April 25. She was the wife of the late Manuel Nunes, and earlier Leonel Ramos. 
She was born in Terceira, Azores, Portugal, and came to the US in 1975. She settled in Peabody, before retiring to Tewksbury in 1996. 
She worked as a Quality Control Inspector for Altron printed circuit company in Wilmington for twenty-six years. 
She leaves her children, Maria L. Pacheco and Antonio L. Ramos who reside in Azores, Natal Borba and her husband Nazario of Dracut, Zelia M. (Cherubino) Ramos and her husband Paulo Lima of Tewksbury, with whom Maria resided, Pedro L. Ramos and his wife Maggie of Peabody, the late Paul Ramos; twelve grandchildren; fourteen great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and her sister Odette Calistro and her husband Candio of Peabody. 
Visiting hours Monday, April 30, from 9:00 until 11:00 a.m. in the Tewksbury Funeral Home, corner of 1 Dewy and 975 Main Sts. (Rte. 38) TEWKSBURY CENTER, Ph. (800 in MA or 978) 851 2950. Her Funeral Mass will follow on Monday at 11:30 a.m. in St. William’s Church, 1351 Main St. (Rte. 38) Tewksbury. Burial will be in Tewksbury Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701 will be appreciated. 
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