Mary Amaral, 94, of Dale Avenue, Attleboro, passed away on September 20, 2010 in Sturdy Memorial Hospital Attleboro. She was the wife of the late Frank Amaral.
Born in Attleboro, on August 24, 1916, she was a daughter of the late Antonio and Theresa (Aguiar) Caponigro.
Mary was educated in Attleboro schools and worked for several area jewelry companies prior to retirement. She was a long-time communicant of Holy Ghost Church in Attleboro.
Mary is survived by two sons; Donald Amaral of Attleboro, and David Amaral of East Taunton, a sister; Virginia Charette of Attleboro, and two brothers; Tony Caponigro of Attleboro and Ron Caponigro of Florida. Also survived by her grandchildren; Peter Amaral, Donald Amaral, Jr., Dennis Amaral, Deborah Amaral, David Amaral, Steven Amaral, and Karen Harris, and her great-grandchildren; Melissa Amaral, Michael Amaral, Timothy Amaral, Samantha Amaral, Cloe Amaral, Jordan Harris, and Tiffany Harris.
Mary was the mother of the late Mary Jane Corbert, and the sister of the late Theresa Thomas, Christina Cloud, Carmina Elshant, and John Caponigro.
Family and friends are kindly invited to attend visiting hours on Thursday, September 23, 2010, from 4 – 8 PM in the Duffy-Poule Funeral Home, 20 Peck Street, Attleboro.
A funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Friday, September 24, 2010 at 11 AM. Mrs. Amaral will be laid to rest with her late husband Frank in St. Stephen’s Cemetery, Attleboro. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in her memory may be made to: Community Visiting Nurse Association, 10 Emory Street, Attleboro, MA 02703.
An online guest book for remembrances and condolences may be found at: www.duffy-poule.com.