DePINA, FRANCISCO T. 84, Spring Hill, went to be with the Lord on July 7, 2016. He was born in Brava, Cape Verde, the son of Antonio and Carlota (Tavares) DePina. He was a retired wire assembler.
Francisco’s favorite job was taking care of his loving family which includes his wife of 62 years, Carlota; 9 children, Aires, and his wife, Belinda, Ana, and her husband, Peter Brusie, DeoLinda DePina, and her husband, Joao, Matilda Clark, Joana, and her husband, Carlos Larsen, John DePina, Mary DePina, Simon, and his wife, Michelle DePina, Antonio, and his wife, Lorrie DePina, 22 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, 1 great step-grandchild. He was preceded in death by daughter Ricardina DeOliveira and a grandchild, Carlota Donald.
Visitation at the funeral home will be Sunday, July 10, 5:00-9:00PM with a memorial service conducted at 8:30PM. Arrangements for interment at Lakeside Cemetery, Rumford, Rhode Island, will be conducted by Rebello Funeral Home, East Providence, Rhode Island.