Ermelinda (Cadime) Faria, Emily, age 94, of Somerset, passed away Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010, at Charlton Memorial Hospital. She was the beloved wife of the late Marianno C. Faria and the daughter of the late Joseph and Maria (Ferreira) Cadima. She was a seamstress for over 16 years in the needle trade industry and was a member of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union. She was a member of the Ocean Grove Seniors Club, Royal Travelers Club and the Fall River Senior Center, also enjoyed playing penny bingo and was an avid knitter and crocheter. Mrs. Faria was a longtime communicant of St. John of God Church. Survivors include two daughters, Judith Webb Newton and her husband James of Somerset, Dr. Linda Faria Braun and her husband Dr. William Braun of Cambridge; two sisters, Evelyn Silva of Somerset and Alice Crabtree of North Andover; five grandchildren, James Webb and his wife Heather of Somerset, Atty. Jeffrey Webb and his husband Dr. Mark Schuster of Brookline, Jennifer Webb Nawrocki and her husband Michael of Berkley, William J. Braun of Boston and Jonathan R. Braun of South Boston; three step grandchildren, Mayellen Williams and her husband Tom of Somerset, Carey Newton and his wife Irene Rivera of Quincy and James Newton Jr. of Norfolk, Va.; seven great- grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Mary Sousa, Georgina Souza, Ethel Silvia, Manual Cadime, Joseph Cadime, Marianno Cadima and John Cadima. Her funeral will be held Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, at 8 a.m., from the Waring-Sullivan Home Of Memorial Tribute at Rose E. Sullivan, 866 County St., Somerset, followed by a funeral Mass at 9 a.m., in St. John of God Church, 1036 Brayton Ave., Somerset. Visiting hours Tuesday, from 4 to 7 p.m. Burial in St. Patricks Cemetery, Fall River. Flowers welcome or contributions in her honor may be made to the Sarah Brayton Activities Fund, 4901 North Main St., Fall River, MA 02720, the
, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701 or to a charity of your choice. For tributes and directions, www.waring-sullivan.com.
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Published in The Enterprise on Oct. 4, 2010