Alberta Reis

1920 ∼ 2017

Alberta Reis

Alberta (Piver) Reis, 97, of Mashpee, MA, formerly of Pawcatuck, CT, died November 11, 2017 at the Royal Nursing Home in Falmouth, MA.

Alberta was born May 7, 1920 in Stonington, CT and lived there for most of her life. In 1942, she married Louis P. Reis and they were together for 74 years. They raised their 2 children while travelling the United States for Louis’s army service. After Louis retired from the army, they returned to CT. For 20 years she worked in the Stonington school system. Alberta loved shopping, knitting, playing bingo, hanging out at the Stonington Point with friends and family, ziti, and weekly Saturday night card games.

Alberta is survived by her children Catherine (Reis) Trudeau and her husband Michael of Mashpee, MA and Thomas Reis and his wife Susan of Providence, RI; her grandchildren Alyson, Tara, Paul, Jami, Jake, and Julianne; her great grandchildren Autumn and Lauren; her sister Gabriella Gaultney of Stonington, CT; and many nieces and nephews.

A service at Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne, MA will be Friday, November 24th at 1:15 p.m.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1905. 

Funeral

Friday, November 24, 2017 | 1:15 PM

Massachusetts National Cemetery
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Burial/Interment

Friday, November 24, 2017 | 1:15 PM

Massachusetts National Cemetery
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Donations

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1905. Arrangements by Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home in Mashpee

Alberta Reis

1920 ∼ 2017

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