Lillian (Correia) Fernandes, 76, of East Providence, passed away of June 1, 2019, with her beloved family at her bedside. She was the dear mother of Louis A. Costa and his wife, Jayson Buniag Tabag Costa.
Born in Fall River, Massachusetts, she was the daughter of the late Manuel and Mary (Sousa) Correia.
Lillian was the owner of a jewelry shop before her retirement. She enjoyed chocolate, trips to the casino, but found her greatest joy in loving her family.
Besides her son, Lillian is survived by a goddaughter, Joanna M. Campopiano, her sister-in-laws, Donna Correia and Carol Fernandes, and many nieces and nephews. She also leaves her loyal Chihuahua, Yoshilee in which she loved dearly.She was the sister of the late, Manuel and Dennis Correia.
Visitation Thursday, beginning at 4 pm, in The Russell J. Boyle and Son Funeral Home, 331 Smith Street, Providence, with a service to follow at 7 pm. Burial will be private.
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